Is It Worth Having A M&S Sparks Card?

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Is It Worth Having A M&S Sparks Card?

Did you know that Marks and Spencer* have their own loyalty card? t's called the M&S Sparks Card, and it's just been re-launched with a new rewards scheme. You may be wondering if it's worth having or not, so read on to find out how it may benefit you.

What is the Marks and Spencer Sparks Card?

TheMarks and Spencer Sparks Card* is a free loyalty card that gives you rewards as a 'thank you' for shopping with them. It can be used in M&S stores across England, Scotland, Wales, Isle of Man, Northern Ireland and online*. Note, it cannot be used in M&S Outlets or BP Connect stores.

The Sparks card* has just had a re-launch and with the new scheme there are new treats and rewards, personalised offers, plus a donation to your chosen Sparks charity every time you shop. There's also the chance to win your shopping free! Points are no longer accrued and have been replaced with these special offers instead.

Worried about losing your card? The Sparks card is now digital, so you can just keep track of your account and rewards using the free M&S app*.

M&S app

Don't forget to check out the Sparks Special Offers* page as another way to snap up a bargain, and also for exclusive rewards.

Depending on how much you use your Sparks card you may also receive the V.I.P. treatment and get advanced access to M&S Sales, and invitations to in-store events.

Look out for that special Sparks offer around the time of your birthday - it's usually a great freebie.

Latest M&S Sparks Card Offers, Deals & DiscountsIs It Worth Having A M&S Sparks Card?

Right now there are some great offers that seem to be available to most Sparks customers. Log into you account via the Marks and Spencer app*, and you could find these freebies and money off vouchers as part of the re-launch offers.

  • Free Sparks Tote Bag - collect in store, one per customer, until 30th October 2020 and while stocks last
  • Free £5 off when you spend £5 or more on clothing, beauty and homeware for selected Sparks accounts
  • Free £10 off when you spend £10 or more on clothing, beauty and homeware for selected Sparks accounts
  • Personalised rewards eg free pack of Percy Pigs, 10% off selected food.

Win Your Shopping For Free - each week one customer per store will receive their shopping free of charge. Winners are chosen at random, and will be revealed at the checkout.

When it's your birthday, you may receive a birthday treat, though it's no longer guaranteed for every customer. M&S do say that the more you use your card the more likely you are to be rewarded with that extra gift.

Why not use your FREE voucher to purchase a 5 Pack Reusable Adult Face Coverings* for just £7.50! They can even go in the washing machine and are antibacterial!

Q&A

What is a Marks and Spencer Sparks Card?

The Sparks Card is a loyalty card issued by high street retailer Marks and Spencer. You can apply for your free Sparks Card here* or go in store to pick one up, and activate online.

What are Sparks Points worth?

With the new Sparks scheme Sparks points are no longer accrued, as Marks and Spencer have replaced them with a chance to win your shopping for free, alongside little treats and 'thank yous'. There are also freebies and account specific money off vouchers to mark the relaunch.

Can you add Sparks Points from receipt?

Sparks points are no longer is use, but to qualify for your rewards you need to present your physical card or your digital card via the Sparks app at the checkout in store.

What do I do if my Sparks Card is lost, damaged or stolen?

If you lose your Sparks Card, have had it stolen, or damaged, then worry not, you won't lose your offers.

All you have to do is pick up a new Sparks Card in store and add it to your existing account. It's easy to do this...

  • Log into your Sparks Account here*
  • Click on the ‘Settings’ tab
  • Scroll to ‘Your Sparks Card’
  • Click on 'edit’ and follow the instructions

When a new card is added this way then the old one is deactivated.

How do I check my Sparks balance?

Sparks points are no longer used in the new reward scheme, but you can check your latest rewards and offers by logging into your online Sparks account*.

Alternatively, you can view your account with M&S App, check your last M&S receipt, ask at a checkout, or use a Browse & Order Hub in store.

Is there an app for the M&S Sparks Card?

Yes, there is a Marks and Spencer App, that is both Android and Apple compatible. You can find it here*. You can access your Sparks account via this app.

Help! I'm trying to activate my card and it says it's already in use!

If you are trying to activate your Sparks Card, but you're getting the error message that's it's already in use, then ring M&S/Sparks Customer Service on 0333 014 8423 and they will resolve the situation. The lines are open daily from 8am - 8pm.

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  • Louise R.

    Got a 20% off for me and one to share for my Birthday this week, would’ve sooner had coffee and cake. Never ever had a freebie with Sparks xx

    • Michelle P.

      You never ever get freebies!! All you get is bombarded with emails as I do #getagrip Sparks @ M&S

      • Savvy64

        It’s not a great reward card and not particularly worth having. Ok charities benefit which is good but not great otherwise. 

        • selina63

          what free voucher for a coffee and cake. Load of rubbish 

          • Sarah F.

            ooh free sweeties & bag :blush:

            • Ray H.

              we got out tote bag yesterday

              • Suzanne D.

                i got £25 pound clothes voucher and a bag

                • Emma P.

                  My dad got his shopping for free in the food hall. Think it was around £40!

                  • Lynsey F.

                    Got a tote bag, £5 off clothing and a free :doughnut: x