We're lucky in Australia to have a relatively competitive credit card market. Our banks routinely offer up to 150,000 bonus frequent flyer points to new customers, and there is a wide range of point-earning credit cards to choose from. This is not something that can be said for most countries around the world. But, as the saying goes, "everything's bigger in America". While … [Read more...]
Non-Airline Loyalty Programs
Non-Airline Loyalty Programs is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. In this category we provide tips, tricks and chat about Non-Airline Loyalty Programs. This includes credit cards, hotels and supermarket loyalty programs.
If you want to dive a bit deeper into Non-Airline Loyalty Programs you should definitely read our guide on Flybuys Travel.
Dan Murphy's is popular with wine-loving Australian Frequent Flyer members for its wide range of alcoholic beverages and regular deals - many of which are shared on AFF's dedicated Dan Murphy's Wine Deals thread. But did you know that you can also save at least an additional 5% off anything sold at Dan Murphy's? The trick is to purchase Woolworths or WISH e-gift cards … [Read more...]
The Woolworths Rewards loyalty program has been renamed to its original name of "Everyday Rewards", effective from 29 July 2020. The new program is now being rolled out nationwide. You'll still earn 1 point per $1 for purchases from Woolworths, and you'll still be able to redeem 2,000 points for either $10 off your shopping or 1,000 Qantas Frequent Flyer points. If opting … [Read more...]
With Australia in the midst of a financial crisis, "buy now, pay later" services have become increasingly popular lately. It's already prompted Afterpay to start offering Qantas Frequent Flyer points. And now, American Express is launching a new "Plan It" feature for its own cardholders. Amex launches "Plan It" payment instalments American Express card holders in Australia … [Read more...]
Last year, BP announced that it would end its partnership with Velocity Frequent Flyer and launch its own loyalty program in partnership with Qantas Frequent Flyer. The BP Rewards program eventually launched in March 2020, allowing members to earn either BP Rewards points or Qantas Frequent Flyer points for fuel and in-store purchases at BP. Members of either program earn 1 … [Read more...]