Airline Frequent Flyer Points
The old days of earning frequent flyer points just from flying are long gone. Unfortunately this also means that redeeming those points for your desired flights can also be harder. As the frequent flyer programs squeeze from both these sides, it is possible to tip the balance back in your favour by being more savvy with how you earn and allocate points.
Is it worth being loyal? ↦That may seems a strange question to ask on a site that highlights the benefits of frequent flyer programs. However, we show you how being a little disloyal can save money, earn benefits faster and make it easier to redeem points for rewards.
The best 16 ways to earn Virgin frequent flyer points ↦Virgin Australia's Velocity program allows you to earn frequent flyer points through many different avenues, so we've put together the 16 best earning options that are the quickest and easiest ways to earn frequent flyer points and other benefits.
Which Frequent Flyer Programs should you join? ↦ Almost every airline has a frequent flyer program and joining them all will see your frequent flyer points get dispersed across multiple accounts with little chance of earning rewards. So which ones should you join without losing access to rewards on major Australian and world-wide airlines?
Five ways to earn benefits on Virgin flights ↦While Qantas may be the dominant frequent flyer program, Virgin's Velocity offers a good alternative, even for those who generally choose Qantas. There are plenty of ways to increase your Velocity points and get closer top those rewards. We will start with the obvious ways, and drill down to benefits that can help increase the benefits available to you.
Should I get a credit card that earns frequent flyer points? ↦It's no secret that banks and credit card providers lure customers with promises of free rewards. The ads look enticing with flights, holidays and luxury goods as temptations to use their cards. But it's important to stop for a moment and ask, are credit card rewards programs worth it?