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    Card Promotions AMEX QBR Companion Card Offer (No Annual Fee)

    Hello AFF, I received what may be a targeted offer to sign up to the Amex QBR card with no annual fee. This is because I already have the Qantas Amex Ultimate Card. The trade off here is, there is no annual fee every year but no sign up bonus either. Unfortunately I would rather the annual...
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    Card Promotions How long does NAB typically take to post sign on bonus points?

    I've got few months until my QF anniversary and I don't want points to post before that point. If you've had some recently, how long did it take? I have of course read the ts&cs, which say min spend in sixty days, points posted 'within three months' of meeting that. Cheers.

    Macquarie ending Qantas Points on credit cards & home loans from October 2024

    While Macquarie stopped issuing Qantas earning products back in July 2022 (Earning Qantas Points on your home loan), existing card holders have been exempt from the removal... until now. Unfortunately Macquarie have finally announced they'll be ending Qantas point earning cards and home loans...
  4. Mattg

    20% bonus status credits with Virgin Money High Flyer card, up to 100/year

    Is this a new benefit of the Virgin Money Velocity High Flyer credit card? I haven't seen it before. Looks like you now get 20% bonus status credits on VA flights paid for using the card, capped at 100 per year. Here are the T&Cs...
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    Article: Credit Cards Moving to Monthly Fees

    In 2020, CommBank introduced a new credit card with a monthly fee instead of the traditional annual fee. This has now started to become a bit of a trend with Westpac, NAB and American Express now starting to introduce monthly fees as well...
  6. Mattg

    Card Promotions 100k Velocity points offer with ANZ Platinum card (apply by 15/11/24)

    ANZ has a new Velocity points offer on its Rewards Platinum credit card. You can still get 100,000 ANZ Rewards points as a sign-up bonus (worth 50K Velocity points). But if you opt in to Velocity auto-redemption and keep it turned on, you'll get 70,000 bonus Velocity points for spending $2,000...
  7. Mattg

    New Westpac Lite credit card with no forex fees

    Westpac has launched a "Lite Card" with a $9 monthly fee ($108 per year) and 0% foreign transaction fee. Has a low interest rate and $1,000 minimum credit limit, but doesn't earn any points.
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    Card Promotions Amex 30% virgin Atlantic transfer bonus does it work for Australian cards?

    I called Amex this morn she went to website and said it may be a bonus in OZ but could not confirm anyone got the 30% on an OZ card?
  9. Mattg

    SAA Voyager - no benefits on partner airlines?

    As you may know, South African Airways is a Star Alliance member and a Virgin Australia partner airline. It's also one of the airlines you can choose as the status airline when you get the HSBC Star Alliance credit card. I sent an email to South African Airways last month to ask what (if any)...
  10. MarthaWolf

    Travel insurance suggestions for separate PNR flight bookings to Europe?

    Hi there, am flying to Singapore on FF points then onwards to France/Spain on a separate booking/airline - have cover from Allianz via Citibank Plat card used to pay for (business) SIN-CDG-BCN flights. Just wondering if anyone has preferred cover specifically in case of missed connections with...
  11. Mattg

    Good deal with Qantas My Card Offers - 5,000 bonus points for spending $250 with Qantas Hotels

    Did anyone else get this Card Offer from Qantas? Seems like a good deal. On a related note, I just linked a new card and tried to view the terms & conditions that you have to agree to when linking a card. This is the T&Cs page linked - My Card Offers Enrolment I can't get the T&Cs page to...
  12. Mattg

    Changes to NAB Rewards Signature card: No forex fees + earn rate changes

    NAB is making the following changes to its NAB Rewards Signature credit card from 12 June 2024: $24 monthly fee instead of $295 annual fee (adds up to $288/year) - this monthly fee is waived if you spend $5,000 or more during the month No international transaction fee Points booster on Webjet...
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    Expired $450 Travel Credit

    Hi All, Has anyone successfully lobbied AMEX to retrospectively grant an extension to an expired $450 travel credit. I had mistakenly assumed my credit expired 27 February and it was actually 27 January. The employee on the online chat function was unable to assist. Thanks all.
  14. Mattg

    Archa offer - up to 250,000 Velocity points for issuing business credit cards Does this seem like a good deal to anyone? You get 50,000-250,000 Velocity points for getting your business approved for an Archa account and issuing business credit cards to employees...
  15. Mattg

    10% bonus on credit card transfers to Cathay Asia Miles

    Cathay is running an offer of 10% bonus Asia Miles if you transfer from a credit card rewards program based outside of Hong Kong between 29/12/2023 and 31/03/2024. You need to register for the offer on the Cathay website. According to the T&Cs, the bonus miles will arrive within 8-10 weeks...
  16. Doctore1003

    AmEx Qantas Ultimate: 100K/40K Points via Referral Link

    Biggest offer we've seen in a while! Receive 100,000 bonus Qantas Points when you apply by 2 April 2024, are approved and spend $3,000 in the first 3 months (new Card Members only - you must not have held an Amex card over the past 18 months). This is Amex's top Qantas card and includes...
  17. Mattg

    Card Promotions 100,000 Velocity points with Amex Velocity Platinum (partner exclusive, apply by 6 February 2024)

    Until 6 February 2024, you can earn 100,000 bonus Velocity points when signing up for an American Express Velocity Platinum card and spending at least $3,000 within the first 3 months. This is a partner exclusive available through various websites including AFF and is up from the usual publicly...
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    Credit card with bonus Accor nights?

    I am not sure if I incorrectly saw an ad for a credit card with bonus Accor nights for Australia? Maybe 10 or 20 bonus? I am already an Amex Platnium card holder and have used the free Accor silver membership etc etc from Amex. I am currently an accor Gold member with 50 Accor nights and...
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    Is credit card churning coming to an end?

    I see that the ANZ Rewards Black Credit Card now has the following in its T&Cs: "Offer available to new and approved applicants who apply for an ANZ Rewards Black Credit Card and is limited to one offer per applicant.” Does this clause mean we can only ever have one such card i.e. we can’t...
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    Card Promotions Business and personal card

    Does anyone know if we are eligbile for business card bonus offer if we have cancelled personal card less than 18 months ago?