Macquarie Bank’s Hilton Honors Visa Platinum credit card will be withdrawn from the Australian market as of May 1 2019, after previously being made unavailable to new applicants from last year. All existing cardholders will be transitioned over to Macquarie’s Rewards Black credit car...
POSTED 5 Feb, 2019 13 Comments
Macquarie Bank customers will soon earn fewer Qantas frequent flyer points on their Macquarie Platinum Visa, with the card’s current earning rate taking a dive next month. Presently, shoppers receive one Qantas Point per $1 spent up to $2,500 per month, and 0.5 Qantas Points per $1 spent t...
POSTED 16 Feb, 2018 5 Comments
Credit cards are undeniably a great way of earning airline frequent flyer points, but for travellers who amass plenty of these throughout the year from actually flying, a smarter strategy can be to earn hotel loyalty points from credit cards instead, such as in the popular Hilton Honors program. ...
POSTED 30 Oct, 2017 5 Comments
Many credit cards offer perks like frequent flyer points and airport lounge access, but some cards take care of you after your flight, with benefits such as hotel room upgrades, daily breakfast and complimentary late check-outs on eligible stays. Some cards achieve that by boosting you to the el...
POSTED 8 Aug, 2017 2 Comments
Platinum credit cards? They're old school – and black is the new cool. Earn more frequent flyer points on every dollar spent, and in many cases without an artificial limit on how many points you can earn each month. Enjoy free entry into airport lounges around the world, and free room upg...
POSTED 26 Sep, 2016 7 Comments
Macquarie Bank customers spending their cash abroad will soon pay no international transaction fees when whipping out their Macquarie debit card. Come July 14 2016, the bank’s current 2.5% international transaction fee will disappear for Macquarie Platinum Transaction Account, Macquarie Tr...
POSTED 24 May, 2016 6 Comments
Many credit cards offer predictable perks like travel insurance and airport lounge access, but a select few also make sure you’re taken care of after your flight through great hotel benefits like free room upgrades and breakfast for every day of your stay. Some cards achieve this by unlock...
POSTED 4 Apr, 2016 12 Comments
Woolworths Money Qantas Platinum Visa cardholders will earn fewer frequent flyer points from next month, with the per-dollar earning rates slashed in half for the card’s highest spenders. Currently awarding one Qantas Point per dollar spent with no limit, the changes will see a new $2...
POSTED 5 Feb, 2015 18 Comments
From later this month, the Woolworths Everyday Rewards Qantas MasterCard – currently one of Australia’s best credit cards for earning Qantas frequent flyer points on the cheap – will see a sharp rise in annual fees. And, if you have your partner attached to the card, you’...
POSTED 3 Oct, 2014 1 Comment
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