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Earning AirNZ points on Qantas flights

Air New Zealand's Airpoints members will be able to earn frequent flyer points on domestic Qantas flights as of October 28, 201...

Flybuys' partnership with Etihad Guest ends

Flybuys and Etihad Guest will part ways from August following months of uncertainty for cardholders, who have been unable to co...

CBA Awards: 10 new points transfer partners

IN BRIEF | Commonwealth Bank Awards credit card points can now be converted into frequent flyer points with 9 new airline partn...

Best credit cards for Cathay Pacific Asia Miles

Despite recent changes to the Cathay Pacific Asia Miles scheme, the frequent flyer program remains a relatively attractive way ...

Revised AMEX points transfers to SPG, Marriott

With the imminent merger of the Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest programs, American Express is revising the c...

Using Velocity points to book Alitalia flights

One of Velocity Frequent Flyer's lesser-known partners is SkyTeam alliance member Alitalia: based in Italy, offering a broad ne...

The RBA apocalypse one year on: best cards of 2018

July 1 marks one year since the Reserve Bank of Australia introduced a cap on domestic credit card ‘interchange fees&rsqu...

Qantas plans Premier Black credit card

Qantas looks set to to release a black edition of its Premier credit card following up the successful 2017 launch of the P...

Book two flights for the price of one using points

TRAVEL HACK | Planning to book a flight using your hard-earned Qantas Points? You may, in fact, be able to book two flights wit...

Westpac makes it easier to earn 120k bonus points

New Westpac cardholders applying for an American Express Westpac Altitude Black bundle will find it even easier to score u...

MAS Platinum Plus: world's most secret VIP tier?

Many people have heard of invitation-only frequent flyer levels like the Qantas Chairman’s Lounge and Virgin Australia&rs...

CBA axes American Express credit cards

EXCLUSIVE | The Commonwealth Bank will stop issuing new American Express credit cards later this year and will cancel all exist...

Star Alliance keen on dynamic award pricing

Star Alliance wants to see more of its members adopt dynamic pricing on seats booked using frequent flyer points or miles, with...

Virgin expands perks on Hainan, HK Airlines

Virgin Australia's Velocity Gold and Platinum frequent flyers will finally gain access to airport lounges when travelling on so...

Etihad hikes business class reward rates

'Demand-based' pricing for Etihad Airways business class, economy awards No change to upgrade rates, first class awards New...

Emirates now allows families to pool their miles

Members of Emirates’ Skywards frequent flyer program can now pool the Skywards miles they each earn from Emirates flights...

Best AMEXs for earning, spending Velocity points

American Express cards can be some of Australia’s most rewarding when it comes to earning Virgin Australia Velocity Frequ...

Qatar Airways hikes Privilege Club award rates

Members of Qatar Airways’ Privilege Club loyalty program hoping to book a flight using their hard-earned miles will now n...