When Rob Lowe made an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live in 2015, he impressed his fans with something that had nothing to do with his acting talent.
What amazed viewers watching the talk show was a special gold card Lowe flashed during his interview with Kimmel. The West Wing star revealed the card entitled him to free food at a McDonald's location in Santa Barbara, California.
News about Lowe's special fast food privileges spread, and soon it was revealed that a handful of celebrities were also getting their Egg McMuffins for free.
Famous investor Warren Buffett has a gold card for McDonald's locations in Omaha, Nebraska. The billionaire joked, "So that's why the Buffett family has Christmas dinner at McDonald's."
Another billionaire, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, has an even more valuable gold card. His promises Gates free food at any McDonald's location around the world.
It may sound like the gold card club is so exclusive you could never hope to get one. But the truth is it's easier than you think to earn free food for life at McDonald's, and we'll tell you how to do it.