Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 15 Apr 2016
Total posts 36
Just a heads up that the 15% velocity bonus is on again, in case anyone is sitting on the motherlode of flybuys.
Member since 06 Jul 2017
Total posts 17
Bonus is applicable on a wide ranger of partners, including most credit cards, Hotel Loyalty Points & Flybuys ofcourse. Can anyone with AmeX Platinum please advise if their bonus is 15% or higher?
Member since 24 Apr 2012
Total posts 1,115
With AMEX, it's 15% across all Membership Rewards cards. No extra bonus for Platinum or Centurion this time.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 16 Jun 2011
Total posts 227
Originally Posted by Rohit
I've heard from someone that the Ascent Premium program (Amex Platinum) is 20%. Is only mentioned in their transfer page on the Amex site.
Interesting, perhaps a targeted offer... only showing as 15% in Velocity's calculator (even when choosing Plat/Cent as the product).
Seems it is indeed 20% for AMEX Platinum & Centurion (Ascent Premium) - but there's also an offer of free Velocity Gold or Platinum status if you send enough points across! https://www.ausbt.com.au/american-express-offers-instant-velocity-gold-platinum-status
Member since 12 Jun 2015
Total posts 1
There must be a lot of really annoyed loyal Velocity members out there, myself included, that made sure they transferred their hard earned points by the deadline Nov 30 to qualify for the 15% bonus only to find out the very next day Velocity announce an even better offer ! From 1st to 10th Dec up to 30% bonus on all card transfers.
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