Everyone starts out their account year at the BASE level. Once 6,500 points are earned, you move up to the next level, Bonus. At BONUS you earn points at a 10% higher rate. Reach 20,000 points in your account year and you become a VIP. At VIP points are earned at a 25% higher rate and KOA will renew your KOA Rewards account for the next year for free!