• Hi wrwjaw,I am a self funded retiree. My entire income is from shares. Bankwest needed to see copies of every dividend statement of every company for the last 2 years in order to get approval to issue their no-fee platinum credit card.That is a useful card to old people as it has no upper age l...

  • If you wanted a nice hotel room in Bangkok or elsewhere in Thailand, the Royal Orchid program has quite good rates for points bookings. Many of the hotels include breakfast . A night "costs"about 15,000 to 21,000 points with no extra charges. Their rates for hotels outside of Thailand aren't ...

  • Last week we used EK424 Dubai to Perth in economy. We had stopped a few days in Dubai so were well rested and knew we'd get a good sleep on arrival in Perth. So there was no stress at either end.The flight left at about 10 am and arrived in Perth about 1am. By our body clock, it meant we didn...