Velocity Global Wallet cardholders will earn fewer points on transactions within Australia from 4 May 2020. Fees for using the travel money card are also changing, with some charges being reduced or eliminated. New Velocity Global Wallet earn rate Currently, you can earn 1 Velocity point per $3 spent within Australia using the Velocity Global Wallet card. This is the prepaid … [Read more...]
Frequent Flyer Credit Cards
Here we provide tips, tricks and chat about Frequent Flyer Credit cards. This is probably the most common way to earn tens of thousands of frequent flyer points, and you never even need to get onboard an aircraft!
Unfortunately, most Australian Frequent Flyer credit cards have high fees when transacting in foreign currency. Cards which don't have these fees include the 28 Degree Mastercard and the humble Coles Mastercard.
1 in 3 credit card transactions in Australia are made using a credit card that earns Qantas points. But the Qantas Frequent Flyer program is not your only option! In Australia, there are several Velocity Frequent Flyer co-branded credit cards that earn Velocity points. There's also one co-branded Emirates credit card that earns Emirates Skywards miles directly, and comes … [Read more...]
Credit card sign-up bonuses are one of the easiest ways to accumulate frequent flyer points quickly and relatively cheaply. By applying for a credit card and paying the annual fee, you could earn tens or even hundreds of thousands of frequent flyer points towards your next trip! Plus, during April 2020, first-time Qantas credit card holders can even earn an extra 20,000 points … [Read more...]
Credit cards are one of the easiest ways to earn frequent flyer points in Australia. While some credit cards earn Qantas or Velocity points directly, other cards allow you to earn points with the bank's own credit card rewards program. You can then transfer these points onwards to an airline frequent flyer program as required. There are some advantages to earning flexible … [Read more...]
Qantas Wine is an online retailer selling wine, spirits and gourmet food. One of the reasons that it's so popular among Qantas Frequent Flyer members is the ability to earn Qantas points on wine purchases - often with generous bonus points available. Anyone can purchase wine from the Qantas Wine online store, but there are some additional benefits available to premium … [Read more...]