Westpac is the latest bank to remove Amex companion cards from its credit card line-up. Amex companion cards will no longer be offered to new customers from 1 February 2018. And existing Westpac customers will lose their Amex cards from 4 April 2018. Despite Westpac removing Amex companion cards, the bank has announced a brand new partnership with Amex. Under the new … [Read more...]
Credit Cards and their loyalty programs is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. We provide tips, tricks and chat about the various credit card loyalty programs available in Australia. These include cards from American Express, ANZ, Citibank, Commonwealth Bank, Diners Club, National Australia Bank, and Westpac.
If you want to earn tens of thousands of frequent flyer points with credit cards, you should definitely read our guide on how to take advantage of Credit Card Sign-up Bonuses.
Credit card sign-up bonuses are one of the easiest ways to accumulate frequent flyer points quickly and relatively cheaply! Just by applying for a credit card and paying the annual fee, you can earn thousands of frequent flyer points towards your next trip. If you're thinking about applying for a new credit card, why not take advantage of these great sign-up deals and top up … [Read more...]
"Credit card churning" is a popular strategy to earn serious frequent flyer points for minimal outlay. Many credit cards offer sign-up bonuses, ranging anywhere from 5,000 to 100,000 points, just for getting the card. The idea of "churning" is to take advantage of these credit card sign-up bonus deals. Each new credit card comes with a handy stash of frequent flyer points. … [Read more...]
Do you hold an American Express credit card? If so, you could be eligible for an easy 5,000 bonus points! Amex is currently running a promotion offering 5,000 Amex points to existing cardholders for adding a supplementary cardholder. The offer applies to many Amex credit cards including the Amex Explorer, Platinum Edge, Velocity Platinum and Qantas Amex Ultimate cards. Amex … [Read more...]
The value in many Australian credit cards has diminished in recent months, as banks respond to the RBA's new interchange fee rules. But how have the changes affected Diners Club, which markets itself as a "premium" option? Diners Club credit card points can be transferred to a very wide range of airline frequent flyer and hotel loyalty programs. Cards also come with … [Read more...]