It's the season of giving and only a few weeks until Christmas, so if you've been thinking about a new credit card, why not consider one that includes a gift of bonus points for yourself? After all, if you'll be using the card to buy presents for others or to book your family's holiday travel, y...
POSTED 17 Dec, 2017 8 Comments
When it comes to paying often-hefty insurance and utility bills, some credit cards ‘reward’ you by offering fewer frequent flyer points per dollar spent than you’d fetch on your normal everyday purchases: but some cards rise above the rest by offering full points on these expens...
POSTED 15 Dec, 2017 7 Comments
When travelling with Virgin Australia, having the right credit card in your wallet can be the difference between sitting out in the terminal or relaxing in an airport lounge: and in some cases, even between paying for your flight or travelling for free! Let's not forget frequent flyer points eit...
POSTED 13 Dec, 2017 0 Comments
Black-level credit cards are great for earning lots of frequent flyer points and enjoying plenty of high-end perks, but they’re not always easy to qualify for – and that’s where Platinum credit cards come into play. For example, most Platinum credit cards have a minimum income ...
POSTED 12 Dec, 2017 0 Comments
If you regularly take off with Qantas, the right credit card could help maximise the points you earn when booking the ticket, the benefits you’ll get along the way, and in some cases, even the price you’ll pay (or not pay) for your airfares. That’s not to mention the number of ...
POSTED 11 Dec, 2017 0 Comments
Star Alliance Gold is normally your reward for regularly flying with Star Alliance airlines throughout the year – unlocking perks like airport lounge access, priority check-in and priority boarding – but there’s a handy shortcut that can elevate you to Gold status after taking j...
POSTED 11 Dec, 2017 17 Comments
2017 is almost over but there's still time to stake your claim to a bounty of bonus Virgin Australia Velocity points, offered across a range of new credit cards from American Express, Citibank, NAB and Virgin Money. To be precise, there's exactly 650,000 Velocity points on the table across ...
POSTED 9 Dec, 2017 0 Comments
With airline partners ranging from Virgin Australia right through to Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Malaysia Airlines and Air New Zealand, Westpac’s credit card-linked Altitude Rewards program gives travellers the freedom to choose how and where they earn and spend frequent flyer point...
POSTED 8 Dec, 2017 8 Comments
Filling your car's petrol tank is an easy way to top-up on frequent flyer points as well – and with the right credit card and strategy, you could be earning as many as three frequent flyer points per dollar spent at the bowser. Those points come on top of any you'd earn directly from the p...
POSTED 7 Dec, 2017 4 Comments
Qantas is expanding its own-brand credit card family with the Qantas Premier Everyday Mastercard: a low annual fee card with equally modest points earning abilities to slide in under the Qantas Premier Platinum Mastercard. Clocking in at $49 per year, cardholders can pocket 0.75 Qantas Poin...
POSTED 6 Dec, 2017 18 Comments
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