Frequent flyer News
Without notice, United's MileagePlus members now need 10% more miles to book many Star Alliance reward flights from Australia.
With international travel still largely on hold, some airlines are making your miles last longer, keeping them ready to fly.
With Velocity members currently unable to spend any points, some credit card issuers are blocking further conversions.
The Velocity frequent flyer program will be a key part of the Virgin Mk II package offered to the airline's new owner.
Velocity Frequent Flyer members can continue to earn points, but won't be able to spend them for at least the next four weeks.
The good news: you probably won't magically and tragically lose all your points if an airline goes into administration.
Set your frequent flyer balance soaring with these easy points-boosting tips while you're shopping from home.
British Airways is giving members of its On Business rewards program a free year of status.
American Airlines is the last of the major US carriers to roll out respite for grounded frequent flyers.
You'll soon earn fewer Velocity Points on everyday purchases using Velocity Global Wallet, with the card's fees also shaken up.
If you recently held – but have since lost – Velocity Silver, Gold or Platinum status, there's a surprise waiting for you.
Marco Polo Club members will be given a helping hand to retain their elite membership for another year.
It's easy to convert your Virgin Australia Velocity frequent flyer points into Singapore Airlines' KrisFlyer miles.
With most flights paused and Singapore closed to visitors, KrisFlyer and PPS members will have another year to enjoy their perks.
Don't let your shiny frequent flyer card lose its lustre: these airlines will extend your status by up to 12 months.
The Gulf carrier doles out bonus monthly serves of 1500-8000 Tier Miles while its frequent flyers are grounded.
Following the lead of Qantas and Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand will extend frequent flyer tier status by 12 months.
Virgin Australia's frequent flyer program adds bonus status credits to an extra year of Velocity membership.