Westpac will increase the number of Altitude Rewards points required when transferring to most frequent flyer program partners. The Altitude devaluation takes effect from 9 November 2018. This means you'll soon earn fewer airline frequent flyer points per dollar spent on your Westpac Altitude credit card. You'll soon need to redeem 3 Westpac Altitude points for every 1 … [Read more...]
Loyalty Program is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. All frequent flyer programs are essentially loyalty programs. But there are other non-airline loyalty programs, such as the loyalty programs associated with hotels.
Read our guide how to transfer SPG points for travel on different airlines to learn more about hotel loyalty programs.
If you've been looking for a Star Alliance status match, now could be your chance! Air New Zealand is currently offering a complimentary Gold status match to Australian and New Zealand residents that already hold status with another airline. It's no coincidence that this offer comes in the middle of a bitter break-up between Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia. The … [Read more...]
Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles are a valuable currency. You can redeem Alaska Airlines miles to fly with around 15 different airlines including Qantas, Cathay Pacific, Japan Airlines, Korean Air, Finnair and Emirates, and awards are excellent value. The miles required to redeem for a flight are relatively low. There are also no fuel surcharges on award tickets with most … [Read more...]
Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer is one of the world's best frequent flyer programs. The loyalty scheme of Singapore Airlines, KrisFlyer is both great value and easily accessible to Australians. If you're not already familiar with the Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer program, it's worth taking a few minutes to learn more about it. With excellent award availability, no fuel … [Read more...]
Last weekend, the long and arduous process of merging Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) and Marriott Rewards accounts began. The SPG/Marriott Rewards merge began on 18 August. The process has been taking longer than originally expected, but the new combined loyalty program is slowly starting to take shape. Merging your SPG and Marriott Rewards accounts If you already have … [Read more...]