• The best credit cards for earning Emirates Skywards miles

    Emirates Skywards is a powerful yet often-overlooked frequent flyer program for Australian travellers, unlocking business class and first class flights and upgrades with Emirates, and other travel opportunities with its web of partners including Qantas, Japan Airlines and Korean Air. Australian ...

    POSTED 22 Mar, 2017 2 Comments

  • How to earn Qantas status credits with your credit card

    Qantas status credits are the key to prized perks such as lounge access, priority checkin and boarding, higher checked luggage allowance, bonus frequent flyer points and a better chance of scoring an upgrade when seats are in short supply. But until now, the only way to earn Qantas status credit...

    POSTED 21 Mar, 2017 0 Comments

  • Best credit cards for free Qantas, Virgin frequent flyer points

    Looking for a fast way to get your Qantas or Virgin Australia frequent flyer points soaring? These amazing credit card deals offer a sign-up bonus of up to 100,000 points to new applicants. That's enough for a free business class flight from Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane to Los Angeles; or ten b...

    POSTED 18 Mar, 2017 0 Comments

  • Savvy shopper: maximising Coles, Woolworths frequent flyer points

    You don't need to fly to earn frequent flyer points – both supermarket giants Coles and Woolworths let you earn airline points at the checkout: choose between Virgin Australia Velocity points via Coles Flybuys, and Qantas points through Woolworths Rewards. Let's be upfront about ...

    POSTED 17 Mar, 2017 13 Comments

  • Qantas Cash travel card revises frequent flyer earning rates

    When it comes to earning frequent flyer points on your Qantas Cash card, the Red Roo giveth and the Red Roo taketh away. Qantas is revamping the points-per-dollar rate on its own-branded debit card which is baked into Qantas Frequent Flyer membership cards. From July 1 2017, transactions made w...

    POSTED 16 Mar, 2017 10 Comments

  • How to buy Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles

    With Singapore Airlines soon increasing the number of KrisFlyer miles needed to book flights, many travellers are scrambling to spend their miles on business class and first class travel before the new rates kick in. That's because bookings made before March 23 2017 can be secured at the current...

    POSTED 16 Mar, 2017 3 Comments

  • Qantas loyalty bonus: how to choose points or status credits

    For every 500 status credits earned on Qantas and Jetstar flights in your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership year, you'll receive a loyalty bonus and be offered a choice between 8,000 Qantas Points or 50 status credits. Each time you hit that 500 status credits threshold Qantas will send an emai...

    POSTED 15 Mar, 2017 0 Comments

  • The best ways to spend 100,000 Virgin Australia Velocity points

    Virgin Australia Velocity frequent flyer points are your ticket to great-value flights across the globe and upgrades to business class – but with so many options available, which should you consider for your next trip? Australian Business Traveller takes a look at the five best ways you co...

    POSTED 14 Mar, 2017 7 Comments

  • American Express amps up Qantas points, adds status credits

    American Express is revamping its suite of Qantas-affiliated credit cards with higher earning rates and sign-up bonuses for the top-tier Qantas American Express Premium Card and Qantas American Express Ultimate Card. New to the mix: the ability to earn a side-serve of Qantas status cre...

    POSTED 7 Mar, 2017 5 Comments

  • March's top five Virgin Australia Velocity credit card deals

    In the market for a new credit card that earns Virgin Australia Velocity frequent flyer points? Then take a look at this month's top credit card sign-up deals from American Express, Citibank, NAB and Virgin Money, which together place over 300,000 Velocity points on the table with as many as 100...

    POSTED 5 Mar, 2017 0 Comments

  • Making the most of Qantas' red hot Double Status Credits promo

    Whatever you do, don't book a Qantas flight this week until you've signed up for this fantastic promo! Get ready to fast-track your way to Qantas Gold, Platinum or even Platinum One status: for a limited time, all Qantas frequent flyers can earn a double serve ...

    POSTED 2 Mar, 2017 45 Comments

  • Singapore Airlines lifts KrisFlyer award rates

    Turning your Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles into a business class seat and first class suite will require more miles from this month, with the Singaporean flag-carrier boosting the cost of Saver-category award flights out of Australia. The 15% discount for making your frequent flye...

    POSTED 1 Mar, 2017 15 Comments

  • ANZ stops issuing American Express credit cards

    ANZ has broken ranks with American Express and is closing down its extensive suite of AMEX + Visa Qantas Frequent Flyer and ANZ Rewards cards to become standalone, single-card Visa products. The bank is no longer accepting applications for new American Express cards, although existing custo...

    POSTED 1 Mar, 2017 40 Comments

  • The best ways to spend 100,000 Qantas frequent flyer points

    Qantas frequent flyer points are incredibly easy to earn within Australia, but how could you best spend 100,000 of those Qantas Points, such as you can fetch when applying for a new American Express Platinum Charge Card? You’re not limited to spending those points only with Qantas, ei...

    POSTED 1 Mar, 2017 6 Comments

  • Now you can use your Virgin Australia points to book a hotel

    Virgin Australia's Velocity Frequent Flyer program adds another string to its bow this week with the launch of a hotel booking service which lets travellers turn their points for a stay at one of some 465,000 hotels and resorts worldwide. Now live at hotels.velocityfrequentflyer.com – or...

    POSTED 21 Feb, 2017 1 Comment

  • Qantas vs Virgin Australia: best frequent flyer points upgrades

    Both Qantas and Virgin Australia allow travellers to use their frequent flyer points to upgrade to premium economy and business class – and with Qantas, to first class as well – but following Qantas’ hike to its upgrade rates, how do the two airlines now compare? Read: Qantas i...

    POSTED 20 Feb, 2017 18 Comments

  • Last chance to upgrade to Qantas business class before costs rise

    Qantas is increasing the number of frequent flyer points needed to upgrade to premium economy, business class and first class from February 20 2017: but travellers have one last chance to upgrade their upcoming flights before those costs climb. That’s because on domestic routes, jetsetters...

    POSTED 14 Feb, 2017 13 Comments

  • Qantas reboots Aquire as Qantas Business Rewards

    Qantas Aquire rebranded as Qantas Business Rewards ‘Pending points’ limit scrapped, all ‘pending points’ now become Qantas Points Three membership tiers based on how many points you earn Qantas has rebooted its Aquire program as the Qantas Business Rewards scheme in...

    POSTED 1 Feb, 2017 18 Comments

  • Qantas cuts points, status credits on American Airlines

    Qantas will cut the number of frequent flyer points and status credits that travellers can earn on some American Airlines flights from this week. The move is a strategic play in the airlines' renewed push to seek US Department of Transportation approval for a trans-Pacific joint ventur...

    POSTED 31 Jan, 2017 20 Comments

  • The best ways to spend 100,000 Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles

    Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles are your ticket to travel the world, but how can you make the best of 100,000 KrisFlyer miles, such as you can get by signing up for the American Express Platinum Charge Card? Whether your international travels take you to Asia, Europe or even the Americas, we ...

    POSTED 25 Jan, 2017 1 Comment

  • NAB launches new frequent flyer credit cards, NAB Rewards program

    EXCLUSIVE | NAB is broadening its suite of frequent flyer rewards credit cards with three brand new products tied to an all-new ‘NAB Rewards’ loyalty program, with airline partners including Virgin Australia, Cathay Pacific and Air New Zealand. Now open for application, the NAB Rewar...

    POSTED 23 Jan, 2017 7 Comments

  • Top five credit cards for earning points on tax payments in 2017

    Nobody likes paying tax, but using the right credit card to pay your dues – including income tax obligations and HECS debt repayments – could deliver you a bounty of Qantas or Virgin Australia frequent flyer points. Savvy business owners can use their business or corporate credit car...

    POSTED 18 Jan, 2017 7 Comments

  • The best ways to spend 50,000 Virgin Australia Velocity points

    Virgin Australia Velocity frequent flyer points are easier to earn than ever before, thanks to partnerships with BP, Coles Flybuys and an array of great credit card sign-up offers: but how could you best spend 50,000 of those hard-earned points? Here's how! 1. Upgrade to business class on Austr...

    POSTED 18 Jan, 2017 4 Comments

  • The smartest ways to spend 50,000 Qantas frequent flyer points

    Qantas Frequent Flyer points are incredibly easy to earn both in the air and on the ground, but how could you best-spend 50,000 Qantas Points, such as you’d pick-up via one of these great credit card sign-up deals? Sure, you could blow them all on a toaster or other gadgets and merchandise...

    POSTED 16 Jan, 2017 7 Comments

  • The top five Virgin Australia credit card deals this January

    Stuck with an old credit card that's not earning you points like it used to? Then take a look at these top Virgin Australia credit card offers from American Express Australia, Westpac and Virgin Money, with up to three Velocity points to be earned per dollar spent and up to 100,000 Velocity poin...

    POSTED 13 Jan, 2017 4 Comments

×
×

Forgot Password

If you’ve forgotten your password, simply enter your email address below, then click 'Submit'. We’ll send you an email to re-activate your account and enter a new password.

×