Credit cards are a great way to accumulate lots of frequent flyer points quickly, for two reasons. Firstly, you can earn points for every single dollar spent on the card. Secondly, many card providers offer generous sign-up bonuses of tens of thousands of points, just for getting the card! If you're new to the world of credit cards, it can be daunting to know where to … [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.
If you have a Westpac credit card that earns Altitude points, now is the time to transfer them! From Wednesday 28 September, redemptions through Westpac's Altitude credit card rewards program will become more expensive. The rate at which points are converted from Altitude to airline frequent flyer points will increase by up to 20%. And it's not just point transfers that will … [Read more...]
One member has just suffered an extraordinary run of bad luck, with 3 credit cards compromised in as many weeks. Most worryingly, one card was hacked before it had even been activated. Entering card details on a website without a valid security certificate was the cause of one of the cards being compromised. In another case, the physical card was stolen from the member's … [Read more...]
What would you do with 120,000 Amex rewards points? That's the enviable dilemma faced by one member this week. This member recently applied for an Amex Platinum Charge card, which is currently offering a large sign-up bonus of 100,000 Amex points. But by taking advantage of a referral, such as the ones found in our Referral Offers forum, this member's point haul increased to … [Read more...]
Credit cards make it exceptionally easy to maximise your frequent flyer points. You could easily earn tens, or even hundreds of thousands of points each year by taking advantage of generous credit card sign-up bonuses, and paying for as much as possible using a point-earning card! Many credit cards also come with perks such as free flights, airport lounge access, elite … [Read more...]