Free Starbucks for life: Here's what it's actually worth.

You Just Won “Free Starbucks for Life.” Here’s How to Make It Worth $1 Million.

You Just Won “Free Starbucks for Life.” Here’s How to Make It Worth $1 Million.

Moneybox
A blog about business and economics.
Dec. 15 2014 3:41 PM

How Much Is “Free Starbucks for Life” Actually Worth?

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Caffeine addicts rejoice! If you make a purchase at Starbucks this month using a gift card or the chain's mobile app, you could win a hammered gold card entitling you to "free Starbucks for life."

But what's a lifetime of Starbucks actually worth? And how how can you make the most of your winnings? Hint: You'll want to add shots, and you may need to bring your own mug.

Miles Fletcher is a freelance producer and editor for Slate Video and the founder of Mileage creative.