Virgin Australia has revealed how the airline plans to emerge from voluntary administration, and it's a mixture of good and bad news. Virgin will retain most of its airport lounges and Business class cabins, and all Velocity Frequent Flyer points and travel credits will be honoured. But it will emerge as a smaller airline focusing on domestic, international short-haul and … [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.
A good example of a non-airline loyalty program is Flybuys. With this program you can earn Qantas points on your weekly shop!
The Woolworths Rewards loyalty program has been renamed to its original name of "Everyday Rewards", effective from 29 July 2020. The new program is now being rolled out nationwide. You'll still earn 1 point per $1 for purchases from Woolworths, and you'll still be able to redeem 2,000 points for either $10 off your shopping or 1,000 Qantas Frequent Flyer points. If opting … [Read more...]
The past few months have demonstrated the importance to airlines of a frequent flyer program with as many engaged members as possible. At a time of significantly reduced flying, loyalty programs remain one of the only consistent sources of much-needed revenue for airlines such as Qantas. So, why on earth does Qantas Frequent Flyer still charge Australian residents a $99.50 … [Read more...]
Last year, BP announced that it would end its partnership with Velocity Frequent Flyer and launch its own loyalty program in partnership with Qantas Frequent Flyer. The BP Rewards program eventually launched in March 2020, allowing members to earn either BP Rewards points or Qantas Frequent Flyer points for fuel and in-store purchases at BP. Members of either program earn 1 … [Read more...]
It seems like just about every store has its own loyalty program these days. Many of those loyalty programs offer compelling rewards, but all of those different loyalty cards can take up a lot of space in your wallet! There are already Apps like Apple Wallet (for iOS) and Google Pay (for Android) which allow you to store your credit cards, tickets, boarding passes and some … [Read more...]