Credit Cards that offer bonus points on overseas, foreign and non-Australian dollar purchases
A handful of credit cards offer extra points for most transactions you make that aren't in Australian dollars. If you shop frequently overseas, or travel a lot, this is a great way to increase your points earn potential from your credit card.
Citi Prestige Visa offering 150,000 bonus Citi Rewards Points - with hotel, lounge and other travel perks
The Citi Prestige Visa is a card for the aggressive points collector with high points earn rates, a large number of frequent flyer program transfer partners, and a vast range of perks. You’ll need to consider the $700 annual fee and $150k minimum income requirement though.
Up to 90,000 bonus Qantas Points or Amplify Rewards Points on offer with the Amplify Signature & Platinum Visas
St. George, Bank of Melbourne and BankSA 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).
The American Express Platinum Charge has 100,000 bonus Membership Rewards points on offer. Comes with travel credits, lounge access and transfer points to major frequent flyer programs like Qantas, Velocity, Asia Miles and KrisFlyer on a 1:1 basis.
75,000 bonus NAB Rewards points plus double points on spend for the first six months with NAB Rewards Signature Visa
NAB have launched a NAB Rewards Signature Visa with more points on offer from spend than their existing NAB Rewards card range. Here’s how it stacks up.
The business version of the Platinum Charge card is offering a large sign-up bonus as well as a huge range of travel benefits including high points earn, flexible transfer partners, lounge access and elite hotel perks.
Emirates Citi World Mastercard has 50,000 bonus Skywards Miles on offer, Emirates lounge and limo benefits with 1/2 annual fee
The Emirates World MasterCard has 50,000 bonus Skywards Miles on offer, with (up to a) 10% discount off Emirates flights after using the card – there are a few conditions to note though.
50,000 bonus NAB Rewards points plus double points on spend for the first six months with NAB Rewards Platinum Visa
The NAB Rewards Platinum Visa is the higher points earner in the new NAB Rewards Visa range, earning 0.5 Velocity Points per $. It’s good to have an additional flexible points program card and is worth considering for those who want a range of points redemption options.
80,000 NAB Rewards points (transferrable to 40,000 Velocity Points) plus no first year annual fee with NAB Rewards Business Platinum Visa
NAB Rewards allows you to transfer points to Velocity, Asia Miles and Air NZ Airpoints, and offers bonus points for overseas spend and purchases at major department and hardware stores.
No annual fee with the Altitude Business card - good for high points earn with Qantas, Velocity, KrisFlyer & Asia Miles
Westpac have renewed their no annual fee on their Altitude Business Card range – while there’s no signup bonus for these cards, for those looking for a reliable Business card with a high points earn […]