Matt's articles (395)

Changes to Diners Club Rewards from June: AA, SPG and Hyatt are out; Asia Miles and Etihad Guest in

Update: Diners Club has reversed its decision to remove American Airlines AAdvantage and Starwood Preferred Guest as program partners. The other changes described below will go ahead as planned. Although not one of Point Hacks’ most covered reward programs, we thought it important to give you a heads up on some changes to the Diners […]

21 April 2016.


Destination Guide: The Mexico beyond Cancun and Cabo

Mexico — and Latin America in general — has crept up on our travel radar over the last decade, and with good reason. It is a well-loved destination for its friendly people, tasty food and developed tourism infrastructure. Mexico is a great option as a standalone trip of 3-4 weeks, or as an add-on to a longer US-Canada […]

11 April 2016.


Yucatan Mexico

Beginner’s guide to using your points to get to New Zealand (East Coast & South Australia)

Decided you want to use your frequent flyer points to get to New Zealand? Here’s how, if you’re looking to depart from the East of Australia.

07 March 2016.


Six reasons why you should use points to visit New Zealand

Our close neighbour and friend New Zealand kicks off our destination guide series, designed to inspire travel to popular haunts and not-so-well-known corners of the world.  We’ll be rounding up some of the reasons to use your points to get to each destination, alongside our usual in-depth guides to the best uses of your points […]

07 March 2016.


Mt. Taranaki

Q&A with Matt, our first new Point Hacks editor: how he scores bargain flights, gets into airline lounges and won the Green Card Lottery

A native of Sydney and now based in Austin, Texas, Matt has joined the Point Hacks team as a contributing editor. Welcome Matt! He will be bringing you cheap flight deals and inspiring your travel to well-known destinations, as well as hidden corners of the world, with his destination guides.

09 February 2016.


Matt Moffitt, member of the Point Hacks editorial team | Point Hacks