• The top credit cards for earning Virgin Australia Velocity points

    Want to maximise the number of Virgin Australia Velocity frequent flyer points you’re earning on everyday credit card purchases? Then take a look at the cards below, which offer some of Australia’s highest earning rates in the Velocity Frequent Flyer scheme. By using the right card i...

    POSTED 24 Apr, 2018 1 Comment

  • Westpac opens new American Express cards to the public

    Westpac’s next-gen American Express cards are now available for open application, following a soft launch in January exclusively by invitation for existing customers. Being issued directly by American Express Australia instead of Westpac, these cards aren’t subject to the same crippl...

    POSTED 23 Apr, 2018 10 Comments

  • Move fast: Singapore Airlines has 30% off KrisFlyer award seats

    Planning a business trip to Singapore next month? Then tally up your KrisFlyer miles, as you'll need a lot less of them to make an award booking with Singapore Airlines. As part of KrisFlyer's 'Spontaneous Escapes' promotion, redemption rates have been slashed by 30% across a range of routes inc...

    POSTED 22 Apr, 2018 2 Comments

  • Using Qantas frequent flyer points to book Fiji Airways flights

    Using your Qantas Frequent Flyer points to book journeys with Fiji Airways presents some fantastic options for travellers not just venturing to the likes of Nadi and Suva, but also jetting onwards to Honolulu, Los Angeles or San Francisco. Play your cards right – or rather, your points &nd...

    POSTED 20 Apr, 2018 3 Comments

  • What could you do with 75,000 bonus Qantas frequent flyer points?

    ANZ’s offer of 75,000 bonus Qantas Points attached to its Frequent Flyer Black Visa credit card has been around for a while, but it’s still a generous deal, and there are plenty of good ways to put those points to good use. Right off the bat, that 75k bonus could unlock: a return ...

    POSTED 19 Apr, 2018 0 Comments

  • How to earn an easy 100,000+ points for your business

    If you run your own business, the bills and expenses you’re already paying every day could be your ticket to free flights and upgrades to business class, just by paying for those expenses using a points-earning credit card or charge card. Better yet, you can get your points balance off to ...

    POSTED 16 Apr, 2018 0 Comments

  • Star Alliance Gold status match for Qantas, Virgin Australia

    Qantas and Virgin Australia frequent flyers can take advantage of a generous status match to top-tier Gold status across all Star Alliance airlines. Your Gold or Platinum membership in the Qantas Frequent Flyer or Velocity Frequent Flyer schemes is all it takes to unlock 90 days of Gold-grade be...

    POSTED 15 Apr, 2018 27 Comments

  • Qantas brings Japan Airlines reward flight bookings online

    Qantas Frequent Flyer members can now book Japan Airlines flights using frequent flyer points through the Qantas website, rather than having to call and book over the phone. This upgrade allows travellers to book flights solely between Australia and Tokyo – such as Japan Airlines’ fl...

    POSTED 13 Apr, 2018 30 Comments

  • Using Velocity frequent flyer points to book Virgin Atlantic flights

    A hidden gem of the Velocity Frequent Flyer scheme is being able to book flights with Virgin Australia's sister airline, Virgin Atlantic, especially on journeys between Hong Kong and London. That's because unlike many of Velocity's other airline partners including Etihad Airways and Singapore Ai...

    POSTED 9 Apr, 2018 9 Comments

  • Last chance: pocket 100,000 bonus points from American Express

    Want to earn a cool 100,000 bonus Qantas frequent flyer points or 100,000 Membership Rewards points from American Express? Then you’ll need to act fast, with both these offers running only until April 9. With Qantas, that’s enough points for a return upgrade from economy to business ...

    POSTED 7 Apr, 2018 9 Comments

  • April's top Virgin Australia Velocity credit card sign-up deals

    On the hunt for a new Velocity-earning credit card with a fistful of Virgin Australia frequent flyer points attached? Then take a peek at this month's top credit card offers, which place almost 700,000 bonus points on the table this April, with up to 120,000 bonus Velocity points to be had from a...

    POSTED 6 Apr, 2018 0 Comments

  • The best Qantas Frequent Flyer credit card sign-up deals this April

    Need a boost to your frequent flyer points balance after a nice Easter holiday? Then take a look at this month's top Qantas credit card sign-up offers, which deliver as many as 120,000 bonus Qantas Points from a single card application, with over 1.2 million bonus frequent flyer points on the tab...

    POSTED 4 Apr, 2018 10 Comments

  • Qantas Cash gets a new name but loses points-earning BPAY perks

    Qantas is ringing in the changes for its Qantas Cash debit card, but they're not all worth celebrating. First up, and least consequential, Qantas Cash is getting a new name: it'll now be called Qantas Travel Money. That's probably more appropriate to the card's primary role as a prepaid travel m...

    POSTED 3 Apr, 2018 4 Comments

  • Lufthansa, Swiss join Singapore Airlines' HighFlyer rewards scheme

    Business owners can now earn HighFlyer points in Singapore Airlines’ reward scheme for businesses when travelling on Lufthansa and SWISS flights between Singapore, Germany and Switzerland, including on tickets beginning in Australia with a flight on Singapore Airlines. To earn points, the ...

    POSTED 3 Apr, 2018 1 Comment

  • Top tips for spending your American Express credit card travel credit

    Many American Express cards include ‘travel credits’ every year – essentially a travel voucher that you can spend on bookings made through American Express – and while you can typically cash these in these on flights, hotels or car hire, some of these bookings can prove mo...

    POSTED 19 Mar, 2018 9 Comments

  • The best credit cards for global airport lounge access

    International travel can be tiring, but even if you’re flying forward in premium economy, airport lounge access is rarely included as part of the parcel – and that’s where the right credit card (or charge card) comes in handy, to help you relax and unwind before your flight. Wh...

    POSTED 15 Mar, 2018 4 Comments

  • These credit cards offer free travel vouchers every year

    Nobody likes paying credit card annual fees, but some cards lessen the sting by giving you free 'travel credits' every year, to spend on flights, hotel stays or car hire, the value of which can often surpass the annual fee paid. For example, if your card has a $195 annual fee but a $200 travel c...

    POSTED 14 Mar, 2018 19 Comments

  • March's top Virgin Australia Velocity credit card sign-up deals

    Does your Velocity Frequent Flyer balance need a little boost before you can unlock your next free flight or upgrade to business class? Then take a look at this month's top credit card offers, which place over three quarters of a million Velocity points on the table for successful applicants. Ri...

    POSTED 13 Mar, 2018 0 Comments

  • Singapore Airlines revamps Velocity points, status earn rates

    Virgin Australia’s Velocity Frequent Flyer members will now earn points and status credits aboard Singapore Airlines and SilkAir flights at new rates, closely mirroring changes made by Singapore Airlines for members of its own KrisFlyer program back in January. It’s pleasing news for...

    POSTED 12 Mar, 2018 13 Comments

  • Lufthansa Miles & More changes see some flyers earn less, some more

    Lufthansa's Miles & More frequent flyer program will shift to a revenue-based program this week, with the number of 'award miles' earned on  Lufthansa, Swiss and Austrian Airlines being based on the price of your airfare rather than just the booking class (or the booking class and length...

    POSTED 10 Mar, 2018 8 Comments

  • March's best Qantas Frequent Flyer credit card sign-up deals

    The leaves may soon start falling from the trees, but so far this autumn, Australia's credit card sign-up deals remain as hot as summer, with up to 120,000 bonus Qantas Points from a single card application, and almost 1.5 million bonus frequent flyer points on the table from these offers alone. ...

    POSTED 9 Mar, 2018 19 Comments

  • These frequent flyers get a free Heathrow Express first class upgrade

    The Heathrow Express is the quickest and easiest way for business travellers to scoot between Heathrow Airport and London city, or at least Paddington Station – which is a decent place to settle in your hotel (I'm a fan of the hip little Hotel Indigo) or hop a Tube train or an Uber to your ...

    POSTED 28 Feb, 2018 7 Comments

  • Pick up 80,000 bonus Qantas Points on the Westpac Altitude Black card

    Westpac is now tempting shoppers with an offer of 80,000 bonus Qantas Points on a new Westpac Altitude Black World Mastercard – more than enough for a return business class trip between Australia’s east coast and New Zealand, or an upgrade from business class to first class from Sydne...

    POSTED 27 Feb, 2018 8 Comments

  • Virgin Australia, Delta boost points on business class flights

    Passengers travelling in business class or first class with Delta Air Lines can now earn more Velocity points for every mile they fly on a range of fares, including when booking their flight as a Virgin Australia codeshare journey on a VA flight number. On those VA-coded tickets, purchasing any ...

    POSTED 23 Feb, 2018 1 Comment

  • What could you do with 100,000 Qantas frequent flyer points?

    There are plenty of ways to spend Qantas frequent flyer points, but when you have a cool 100,000 Qantas Points to burn – such as on offer right now with a new Qantas American Express Ultimate credit card – some approaches let you travel further, more often or in more comfort than othe...

    POSTED 19 Feb, 2018 5 Comments

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