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  1. Mattg

    Aeroplan (Air Canada) is now selling miles

    Air Canada's Aeroplan program will start selling miles today. To kick things off, there's a promo offering 115% bonus miles with the first 10 million miles sold. For Altitude members registered for "travel at home", 50% of bought miles will also temporarily count towards attaining the next...
  2. AustraliaPoochie

    5000 WW Rewards points, if you buy a specific mobile phone from them and go on their plan

    Looks like a very pricey smart phone. And not everyone will get the offer email, but if you are looking for a (edit: very very expensive) new smartphone for yourself or someone, check and see if its sitting in your email in box. Its on the Telstra network, not sure if there is a prepaid version...
  3. Dr Ralph

    Marriott - buy points with a 50% bonus offer

    Semi frequent opportunity to buy some Marriott points with a bonus appears to have just started. Current 50% offer ends March 25. "Hurry - get a 50% bonus when you buy 2,000+ Marriott Bonvoy points, now through March 25. Plus, you can double your limit. The annual maximum for purchased points...
  4. I

    Answered Anyone considered buying Virgin Atlantic miles

    Hi waa wondering whether anyone had done or considered it? Any thoughts on value proposition given its £?
  5. P

    BP Plus + Qantas Business Rewards (Earn up to 100,000 Qantas points)

    This Just arrived via email We’re excited to announce that BP Plus will soon be a Qantas Business Rewards partner. From 1 February,≈ the BP Plus fuel card will be the only fuel card in the market that offers you Qantas Points for your business when you pay your invoice.* To...
  6. I

    Buying Velocity points up to 20% bonus

    Just received this email from Velocity yesterday. Expires 31st October 2019. Link
  7. M

    buy points upto 100k at 30% discount

    Seems Marriott is offering 100k points at 30% discount. I can only see 50K, can anyone see 100k or we have to buy 50k twice ?
  8. R

    Card Promotions Bonus 25k Flybuy points Citibank Global Currency Account

    Not a credit card offer but still worth posting! Be rewarded with 25,000 flybuys BONUS POINTS (approx 12.5k velocity points)when you apply for a Citi Global Currency Account, transfer and convert AUD$1,000 or more to a foreign currency within the first three months. Offer valid until 30...
  9. N

    Gifting Marriott points

    I remember pre-merger there was a link for you to gift SPG points which in turn allows you to transfer them to Marriott. Does anyone know if there’s still a link for you to do that with Marriott Rewards?
  10. NZflygirl

    Marriott - buy points 25% off

    468.75usd for 50k Marriott points through May 15. 60k needed for 3:1 transfer with 5k bonus to airline miles. Anyone buying? I'll have to run some numbers. I used to use this in the SPG days for SQ & top up from VA/AMEX/SQ.
  11. C

    Answered Buying Marriott 7 night hotel travel cert

    Does anyone know any "marketplace" type forums I can buy a Marriott 7 night hotel cert? Besides ozbargain. Trying to get in before the changes next week
  12. R

    Timing of Flybuys Offer

    Hi All Just about to hit Week 2 of a Coles shopping offer and had a question. Week 1 closes today and I've hit the spend in Week 1. Week 2 starts tomorrow so I don't want to jump the gun and spend twice in Week 1. If I order today for a tomorrow pickup or delivery will that qualify as Week 2...
  13. J

    citibank reward points converting to flybuys 1:1

    citibank have recently started allowing you to transfer reward points to flybuys Now you can transfer your Citi reward Points to flybuys points and redeem them in Australia’s favourite loyalty program.1 To kick things off, you’ll get 15% flybuys points bonus every time you transfer your Citi...
  14. GSP

    Bonus 15000 Flybuy Points for Pet Insurance

    Looks like Flybuys have jumped into the act. Take out Medibank Pet Insurance before 28 February 2019, and you'll get 15,000 BONUS POINTS + 15% off the first year*! To take advantage of this offer: Enter your flybuys membership number Use promo code XMASFLY Points will be awarded after 3...
  15. C

    Buying Velocity Points ( bonus )

    Just got this offer to buy Velocity. First time I have seen an incentive and bonus to buy
  16. Dr Ralph

    Card Promotions 75,000 Flybuys points - Citi Rewards Platinum Credit Card

    'Be rewarded with 75,000 flybuys BONUS POINTS when you apply for a Citi Rewards Platinum Credit Card and spend $3,000 on it in the first 90 days from approval.That could take $375 off your Coles shop or make your next holiday easier on your wallet with flybuys travel. Plus, you can always count...
  17. serfty

    Buy AAdvantage Miles from AU3¢ each - 'til Jan 31, 19

    Buy Miles & Gift Miles | American Airlines AAdvantage Program | Start Page 50K bonus on 100K-150K purchased miles for ~AU$4500. Ends January 31st 2019. Sweet spots are 70K (105K with bonus) for USD2,260 and 100K (150K) for USD3,210.
  18. L

    20k QFF Points for joining Australian Super

    Just got notice of this: Qantas 20k points on offer for contributing $350 to a new super account within 6 months - points to credit 2-3 months after the threshold has been met. I can't see in the Ts&Cs whether it can be an employer contribution or is required to be an after tax contribution...
  19. Dr Ralph

    20,000 Woolworths rewards points with a pet insurance policy

    Take out a pet insurance policy with Woolworths before February 24 and receive a bonus 20,000 Woolworths rewards points if you use this code: PET20K I'm yet to check the cost of their most basic policy to see how much the points would actually cost to 'buy'. Terms suggest you would need to keep...
  20. goldenhorn

    Earn up to 500 bonus Points from your next 2 visits when you fill up or shop at BP [Expires 2 Feb]

    Got this email offer today for an easy 500 VFF points. Buy fuel or shop at the BP store 2X before 2 February 2019 to get the bonus points. EDIT: Targeted offer