Fancy earning 5,000 Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles without leaving your lounge room and another 5,000 bonus miles on your first Singapore Airlines flight? How about a boosted checked baggage allowance on the cheapest Virgin Australia economy tickets for Silver, Gold and Platinum members of V...
POSTED 6 Mar, 2015 0 Comments
Whether it’s a complimentary weekend rental, an upgrade to a better hire car or even free airport lounge membership, the Europcar Privilege program packs quite a punch for the frequent road warrior. Unlike Hertz or even your typical frequent flyer scheme, Europcar does away with points ent...
POSTED 6 Mar, 2015 3 Comments
Virgin Australia’s Velocity Frequent Flyer Platinum status is about more than airport lounge access – you’ll also drive away with a free elite membership with Europcar or Hertz. On reaching Platinum for the first time, you’ll be invited to accept either a Europcar Privile...
POSTED 29 Jan, 2015 2 Comments
Want a share of five million Qantas Frequent Flyer points by booking a Qantas flight with your credit card, or the chance to earn Virgin Australia Velocity points and status credits every day from Brisbane to Los Angeles? Or, are you already Velocity Gold and have been tossing up between the fre...
POSTED 24 Oct, 2014 0 Comments
Virgin Australia's Velocity Frequent Flyer Gold card comes with perks such as priority boarding and lounge access, yet also unlocks some nifty freebies when hiring cars with Europcar or Hertz. As a reward for countless hours of sitting in economy – or even just a few nice trips in business...
POSTED 24 Oct, 2014 1 Comment
Fed up with queues at the rental car desk? If Europcar's new Key Ready trial works out, there may be one more option to avoid waiting when it's time to pick up your ride. When booking, the Key Ready system emails you a PIN code to use when you get to the branch. The PIN unlocks a small locker co...
POSTED 29 Aug, 2012 0 Comments
Virgin Australia's relaunched Velocity Rewards scheme is cleverly getting a jump on the market-leading Qantas Frequent Flyer by extending the benefits for free top-tier members to hotels, and now, car hire. As we detailed yesterday, being a Gold or Platinum frequent flyer with Virgin Austra...
POSTED 31 Aug, 2011 1 Comment
Europcar's new loyalty scheme looks outside the airport parking lot for rewards that business travellers will really value -- hotel room upgrades. The car hire company's new "Privilege" program (which replaces the old "Ready Rewards" one) offers elite status in Accor's A|Club hotel program. The...
POSTED 18 Aug, 2011 0 Comments
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