Qantas Business Rewards and Caltex have launched a promotion whereby Business Rewards members who open a new Caltex StarCard fuel card by the end of April will earn 10,000 Business Rewards Points, which can be transferred to a personal Qantas Frequent Flyer account. This seems to be a no-brainer deal if you have an ABN.
American Express’ Qantas Ultimate card has 75,000 bonus Qantas points and 75 Status Credits on offer, with a free Qantas domestic flight each year and is aimed at those who can maximise the Qantas Points earned for bonuses at restaurants, Qantas, for overseas and travel expenditure.
ANZ have updated their Qantas Frequent Flyer linked accounts (Black, Platinum and Frequent Flyer) to offer $0 annual fee in the first year, plus 25,000 Qantas Points on the ANZ Frequent Flyer card, 50,000 on the ANZ Frequent Flyer Platinum and 75,000 on the ANZ Frequent Flyer Black.
This is a really common question we get, so here is an easy-to-read guide to help you understand the difference between saver and standard awards, with examples from five frequent flyer programs, including Velocity and Qantas.
Virgin Money have increased the Velocity Point bonus with the Flyer Visa, with up to 40,000 on offer – plus up to 50,000 with the High Flyer with min spend criteria being met. The High Flyer is one of the highest earning Velocity Visa options out there.
This deal is about the best it gets in SPG’s buy points promotions, which run every three months or so. It is the most valuable points currency, transferring to nearly all airline loyalty programs.
MileagePlus is an excellent program for accessing cheap Star Alliance Business and First Class travel to Asia, with the latest promotion the most generous of the past eight months.
Anyone can register for Qantas’ Double Status Credits promotion and book a flight themselves. Plus, have a look at these sweet deals our Point Hacks Travel Agent has put together to get you very close to qualifying/requalifying for Qantas elite status.
Velocity has launched its latest twice-yearly offer of 15% bonus points for transfers from its partner flybuys program for the next week. This is a good deal for those who had a specific Virgin Australia flight redemption in mind.
There’s a new bonus offer running for points transfers from the few credit card rewards programs that offer on demand points transfers to Qantas Frequent Flyer – matching their usual deal when this offer is running.
ANZ have made one of the first major moves of credit card changes this year, severing ties with American Express, with their range of rewards cards now including a Visa only.
Every parent who has travelled with an infant is well aware of the challenges, however, a little bundle of joy doesn’t have to mean the end of your dreams to use your points for premium class travel. Here, we help you decide which airline, flight and even type of aircraft are best for travel with infants – and how to find the right seats for the best price.
If you’re new to the frequent flyer game, Singapore Airlines’ loyalty program KrisFlyer is one of the top five to join for travellers based in Australia. Plus, there’s an extra trick for Velocity members.