American Express is removing the $400 annual travel credit that comes with its Amex Platinum Reserve credit card in Australia. The change will apply to new Amex Platinum Reserve cardholders that are approved on or after 26 August 2020. From this date, new Platinum Reserve card members will no longer receive the current $400 travel credit each year. To compensate, new Amex … [Read more...]
Amex is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. We provide tips, tricks and chat about the various Amex credit cards available in Australia.
While Amex cards are packed with features, we don't believe any of them should be considered to be the best travel credit card due to their high fees. Better options are cards such as the 28 Degree Master card with no forex fees.
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...]
The popular American Express Shop Small promotion is back from today, with a new promotion running until 31 August 2020. But this year's offer is a bit different to previous years. During the 2020 Amex Shop Small promotion, you can earn $5 cash back to your Amex card for spending at least $10 at participating small businesses. This offer can be used up to 10 times throughout … [Read more...]
Qantas is offering 25% bonus points and up to 150 bonus status credits to selected frequent flyers that transfer credit or charge card reward points to Qantas Frequent Flyer by 30 June 2020. The targeted offer has been sent to Qantas Frequent Flyer members that have transferred points to Qantas in the past. Members that are eligible for this offer would have received an … [Read more...]
The American Express Membership Rewards and Flybuys programs have reinstated the ability to transfer points to Velocity Frequent Flyer. It comes after all Australian bank & supermarket loyalty programs temporarily suspended point transfers to Velocity due to the loyalty program of Virgin Australia pausing all redemptions on 21 April 2020. Most Australian banks are still … [Read more...]