Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 10 May 2012
Total posts 106
Has anyone discovered where do you get the biggest bang for your buck when converting AMEX points into another program?
Member since 14 Nov 2015
Total posts 53
Personally, I think converting them to Singapore Airlines and then using them for long haul business class flights is the best use. 200k points is enough for a return ticket Australia to Europe or LAX/SFO. In monetary terms, and to me personally, that's worth way more than $1500 DJs voucher.
Member since 28 Feb 2014
Total posts 130
Definitely go with CX. It's has the best redemption rate out of the airlines you can choose. QF Aust->HKG is 60k Oneway/120k Return. CX Aust->HKG is 45k Oneway/80k Return.
Member since 29 Nov 2013
Total posts 455
I (or rather she who shall not be disobeyed) converts my points to Australian retailer store vouchers - Myers, DJ's, Coles etc.
Member since 02 Apr 2017
Total posts 2
It's a bit sad that Australians are so keen to collect Qantas points when other schemes offer so much more value (both in terms of lower redemption costs and lower taxes / fees).
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