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    ANZ Black: Can I request Complimentary Qantas Lounge Passes and then cancel the card?

    Hi all, I have just received the bonus points for my recently acquired ANZ Black card. I note the card also comes with two complimentary Qantas lounge passes. Can I request these, have them added to my account, and then cancel my card and still retain them? If so, how? Thanks, Brad
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    Is the Qantas Premier Platinum historically a good offer? 100k points for $199 fee

    Hi all, As the title asks... I'm just wondering if the current offer on the Qantas Premier Platinum credit card is a historically good deal (100k points for $199 annual fee). Or, has it been higher before/cheaper annual fee? Thanks
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    Cancelled my Classic Rewards Flight but No Voucher Option Offered?

    Hi all, I was due to fly to USA this Thursday, but we've decided to postpone our trip. We had a flight booking with Qantas from Sydney to San Francisco. It was a Classic Rewards flight. As per Qantas' announcement, they're meant to be offering vouchers. However, when I cancelled my booking...
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    Amex Membership Points to Velocity or Singapore Airlines? I have plenty of Qantas Points.

    But aren't Asia Miles difficult to obtain? The transfer from American Express to Asia Miles would only give me 20k points. I then want to cancel the card. How would I obtain more? I don't believe there are any Asia Miles point-earning cards, are there? Also I just had a look at the Asia Miles...
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    Amex Membership Points to Velocity or Singapore Airlines? I have plenty of Qantas Points.

    What is the benefit of Asia Miles over Velocity or Krisflyer? I only have 40,000 Amex Membership points to transfer...
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    Amex Membership Points to Velocity or Singapore Airlines? I have plenty of Qantas Points.

    Hi all, I know I'm sure this is personal preference, but I'm looking to close my Amex Explorer card but will transfer my points to either Velocity or Krisflyer (Singapore Airlines). I currently have: a. 1.8mil Qantas Frequent Flyer points b. 53,000 Krisflyer points (this is equivalent to one...
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    Qantas Health Insurance 100k points - how?

    HI all, I'm a little confused by the 100k bonus points if you switch to Qantas Health Insurance. What are the main requirements? I had a look through various disclaimers and came across the below link which states 100k "sign on" points will be awarded for various premiums per month...
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    Currently a member of Qantas with 1mil points. Should I also become a Virgin member? Or a Starworld Alliance member?

    HI all, As the title states - I'm currently a Qantas member with 1mil points. I fly once or twice a year to an international destination and am happy to fly economy. I presume I can fly any Oneworld airlines with Qantas points, in addition to individual partnerships such as Emirates. Would it...
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    Can I transfer Amex Membership points between family members?

    Thanks for your reply. Is another option for Dad to transfer points into his Krisflyer account, but then purchase my flight with his points? Can you use points to purchase another person's flight? Thanks
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    Can I transfer Amex Membership points between family members?

    HI all, My Dad wants to transfer me some of his American Express Membership points (he uses an Amex Explorer card) to me. Is it possible to transfer between family members? If not, then another alternative is for him to transfer the points into his Krisflyer Account... Can you transfer...
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    How do I see if a points flight is available? Transferring from Amex

    Hello. Thank you very much for your reply. Unfortunately I don't understand many of the acronyms you mentioned. I've only just joined KrisFlyer, so am the lowest tier. What is "flight option in Y"? And what is advantage level? I'd prefer to buy a flight for the cheapest amount of points...
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    How do I see if a points flight is available? Transferring from Amex

    Hello. Thanks for your reply. The thing is, I don't even see an option on Singapore Airlines website to search for point flights. I'm also logged into my KrisFlyer account.
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    How do I see if a points flight is available? Transferring from Amex

    Hi all, I have quite a few Amex points which I am hoping to transfer to Singapore Airlines (Kris Flyers). I need to fly on the 6:05PM Singapore Airlines flight from Sydney to London (via Singapore) on 26th September, arriving at 7:45AM. How can I: 1) Check Singapore Airlines for point flight...
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    Mum spoke to Travel Agent. Said she can book Syd to London Return Business for 280k points. How?!

    Thanks for the article, however I still have 2 questions: 1) Are "Qantas Oneworld Classic Reward Flights" the same as "Qantas Classic Reward Flights" which are booked on the Qantas website? (i.e. on the Qantas website booking selecting "Use Points Only") 2) If the answer to Question 1 is "No"...
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    Mum spoke to Travel Agent. Said she can book Syd to London Return Business for 280k points. How?!

    I honestly can't find the class selection at all! I've searched everywhere. So, are the "Qantas Oneworld Classic Reward" flights that people are talking about simply the "Use Points Only" option when searching on the Qantas website? Clicking this then brings up the Qantas Classic Rewards...
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