Discover Club

Be a Prospector in the Matthews Auto Discover Club to earn CASH or AutoAwards MATTHEWS CASH by
referring your friends and family for their next vehicle purchase!

Eligibility for Prospectors
  • In order to be a Matthews Discover Club Prospector, applicants must register through online enrollment.
  • Prospectors do not need to be a current Matthews Auto customer.
  • Once eligibility has been established, the role of the Prospector will be to refer friends and family members to Matthews Auto and Planet Preowned for their next new or pre-owned vehicle purchase.
Eligibility for Potential Referrals

  • Potential referrals must not have made a vehicle purchase from Matthews Auto in the six years prior to their visit. Example: If visiting on 10-1-14 prior purchase would have to have been prior to 10-1-08.
  • Potential referrals have the option of purchasing either a new or pre-owned vehicle.
Matthews Discover Club Rules

  • Prospector will log into their Matthews Discover Club account and enter the name of the person they are referring.
  • Prospector will then print the referral certificate.
  • Prospector will give the certificate to the referral to be presented at any one of the six Matthews Auto/Planet Preowned stores.
  • Referral will present and surrender referral certificate to Sales Consultant upon arrival.
  • Certificate must be presented on 1st visit.
  • Certificates presented after the 1st visit will not be eligible for Discover Club payment or AutoAward points without approval of sales manager or general manager.
  • Vehicle purchase by named referral is necessary to earn cash payment or AutoAwards Matthews Cash.
Pay Plan

There will be three levels of recognition for Prospectors:
  • Scout - the first level achieved for referring 1-5 purchasers in a year
  • Guide - the second level achieved for referring 6-10 purchasers in a year
  • Ranger - the third level achieved for referring 11+ purchasers in a year
Number of Referrals
Cash Amount Per Vehicle
Matthews Cash
(if elected)
Scout 1-5 $100.00 $150.00
Guide 6-10 $150.00 $200.00
Ranger 11+ $200.00 $250.00

  • Commissions will be paid to Prospectors in the month following the vehicle purchase. Allow up to 6 weeks for payment processing.
  • Commission levels and vehicle counts for Prospectors will be renewed every January 1st.
  • Commissions for Prospectors will not be retro-active as higher levels are achieved.

Tax Liability
  • Cash and checks of any amount should be claimed by the Prospector.
  • AutoAwards Matthews Cash if elected is not taxable.
  • Over $600.00 earned in a year will require the Matthews Auto Group to send the Prospector a 1099 miscellaneous income form.
  • If the Prospector does not claim the income earned from the Matthews Discover Club the Matthews Auto Group is not liable for the tax and or penalty.
Click on the logo below to enroll and start earning today!