Avianca’s frequent flyer program is offering a 100-125% bonus on miles purchased until 30 May, with the bonus increasing the more miles you buy. Good for Star Alliance premium travel in our region but careful of the upcoming devaluation.
Qantas Frequent Flyer is offering a discount of almost half-price on one-, two- and four-year memberships to its Qantas Club, which gives you access to lounges, priority check-in, domestic upgrades and an additional checked baggage allowance.
Due to Australia’s highly urbanised population, travellers based in regional and rural areas don’t often enjoy the same earning and redeeming options as those in major cities, so this is great news for those living in or near places like Newcastle, Dubbo and Coffs Harbour.
Flying you and your partner in Business Class to anywhere in the South Pacific, enjoying extra legroom on your next trip to the US, or taking the whole family to Queensland are all on the cards in this guide.
We outline what you can use Etihad Guest miles for, how much they cost to buy, how to make a purchase, and why you should only ever buy 75% of the Etihad Guest miles you need for an Etihad flight redemption.
St. George and Bank of Melbourne are offering up to 90,000 bonus Qantas or Amplify Rewards points with the Amplify Signature Visa. The card offers 0.75 Qantas Points per dollar spent, or 1.5 Amplify Rewards points (which also equal 0.75 Velocity Points, KrisFlyer or Enrich Miles).
Buying AAdvantage miles makes the most sense when topping up your balance for a specific Business or First Class redemption on American Airlines, Etihad Airways or a oneworld partner like Qantas.
Qantas have announced – with few specifics on offer, other than the launch date – that they will be adding their own credit card into the market.
One of the questions often considered by anyone who has to pay tax bills to the ATO – ‘how do I earn the most points on this transaction?’ Hopefully this guide will help point you toward the card to use for your own circumstances when paying the ATO.
The Sheraton Melbourne is, as a Starwood loyalist, my go to hotel when travelling to Melbourne. It’s not very big, but makes up for it’s size with a good location, modern and comfortable rooms and good service.
While not a huge bonus, if you are planning on making a big purchase like a computer or phone, it may be worth scoping out how many miles you can earn compared to shopping through another frequent flyer program’s shopping portal.
In this guide, we outline our top nine recommendations for using your Velocity points balance for maximum value, including flights on Virgin Australia and partners like Etihad and Singapore Airlines.
St. George, Bank of Melbourne and BankSA have announced some minimally reduced earn rates on their range of Amplify credit cards effective 1st July 2017.