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How Velocity family pooling can fast-track Gold status

Family pooling lets you combine frequent flyer points and status credits.

Qantas Club vs Qantas Business Lounge for domestic flyers

Everybody knows the Qantas Business Lounge trumps the Qantas Club, but what actually makes the Bu...

Is BA Executive Club membership worth it for Australians?

After a near two-decade hiatus, Australians are once again welcome in Executive Club: but it's no...

Business class compared: Qantas vs Virgin vs Rex

Premium travellers are now spoiled for choice, but which airline is best in business class?

10 great tips for hiring a car in Australia

Whether it's actually finding a car or avoiding snags like hidden toll fees or insurance excesses...

Head-to-head: Qantas Gold vs Virgin Australia Velocity Gold

A Gold frequent flyer card is your ticket to the lounge, but how does the overall package stack u...

Your guide to Qatar Airways’ new Business Lite fares

Traditional perks such as airport lounge access are now sold separately on some Qatar Airways bus...

Your guide to the Accor Plus program

We dive into the paid Accor Plus membership program, which provides a hotel stay every year, Silv...

Best Qantas Platinum One perks for domestic flyers

Platinum One frequent flyers don’t always travel at the ‘pointy end’ of the plane, but they still...

Revealed: the best (and worst) times to call Qantas, Virgin

The best strategy for getting through to your airline's call centre: hit the phones early, and av...

Earning Qantas Points, status on Qatar’s Business Lite fares

Qatar's 'unbundled' business class comes at a lower price for the same seat, but with some change...

Quickly earn Qantas Points to save your balance

Qantas Points expire after 18 months of inactivity, but there are many simple strategies to ensur...

Everything you need to know about Qantas lounges

Whether you're flying business class, have a Gold or Platinum card or Qantas Club membership, her...

Canberra’s Qantas Club vs Qantas Business Lounge

We compare Qantas’ two airport lounges in the Australian capital.

Your guide to the Etihad Guest frequent flyer program

Even if you can't fly with Etihad right now, it's still surprisingly easy to earn and spend Etiha...

How to recover lost Qantas frequent flyer points

Discover how the Qantas Points Challenge makes it easy to recover all of your missing points.

Your guide to the Wyndham Rewards program

Earn points and unlock Gold status after just three nights at hotels like Wyndham, TRYP by Wyndha...

Earn credit card points faster with an additional cardholder

Having two credit cards linked to the one account can help fast-track frequent flyer points, whil...