Credit Card Updates
There are numerous new credit card sign-up bonuses available, while others have expired. There have also been a couple of changes to credit cards that earn points with the ATO.
Updated Current Credit Card Sign-up Bonuses
and Cards that earn points for ATO payment
in Module 3 of Course 3.
All changes are reflected in the Credit Card Master List in Module 2 of Course 3
Note: Over the coming months there will be numerous changes to the earning rates of many credit cards. Citibank, Diners Club and Virgin Money will cut earn rates (and in some cases, burn rates) on 15 June. Commonwealth Bank, NAB and Westpac will reduce earn rates from 1 July. The Frequent Flyer Solutions training will be updated as soon as the new rates come into effect.
World of Hyatt Elite Status Offer
World of Hyatt, the loyalty program of Hyatt Hotels, is currently offering a complimentary status upgrade for 3 months. They are also offering a fast-track to retaining that status beyond the 3 months. We've added a link to this offer in Current Hotel Program Status Matches
in Module 1 of Course 8.
Avianca Increases Life Miles Redemption Rates
Avianca has increased the number of Life Miles required on most award flights departing from Australia & New Zealand (only). Updated Additional Information on Buying & Redeeming Avianca LifeMiles
and United Mileage Plus vs Avianca Life Miles
pdf downloads in Module 2 of Course 4
Sydney Airport Added to Priority Pass Lounge Network
Priority Pass lounge members can now receive a $36 meal voucher at seven Sydney Airport restaurants. Priority Pass members have never had access to a lounge in Sydney, so this is a positive development. This brings the number of Australian airports in the Priority Pass lounge network to 4.
Updated Comparison of Lounge Memberships & Passes
pdf download in Module 2 of Course 7