Frequent flyer
credit cards

Frequent Flyer rewards are a great way to cash in on your credit card spend, and there are a range of frequent flyer credit cards out there to suit both your annual spend and your airline preferences.

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What kind of frequent flyer cards are there?

Would-be globetrotters have a serious variety of frequent flyer credit cards to choose from, but when it comes to the type of points they can be earn there’s a simple choice between Qantas Points and Velocity (Virgin) Points. Cardholders who are looking for more variety won’t be disappointed either, as points can generally also be redeemed through partner airlines. 

What are the benefits of frequent flyer cards?

Being able to jet around the world on points you’ve earned while buying your groceries or filling up the car seems like a pretty sweet deal. But aside from redeeming your points for domestic and international flights, you’ll also be able to use them to upgrade your seat if you fancy bumping yourself up to business class.

How do I apply for a frequent flyer card online?

Thankfully applying for a frequent flyer credit card online is a lot less painless than waiting in line at airport customs. Once you’ve found your card of choice, simply click on the blue ‘go to site’ button and you’ll be directed to the providers website where you can start your application.

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Airline and frequent flyer credit cards

If you have been thinking about getting a rewards credit card so that you can become the annoying friend who gets to say they paid for their latest overseas holiday 'on points' then you're in the right place.

But before signing up with any rewards credit card, there is some vital frequent flyer information you'll need to know (and understand) before you start planning that Bali getaway.

    Are you a frequent or infrequent flyer?

    Will a frequent flyer credit card be suitable for me?

    What are the points earning rates for frequent flyer credit cards?

    Are all frequent flyer program points equal in value?

    What are the dos and don’ts for redeeming frequent flyer miles?

    Do Frequent Flyer Credit Cards have fees?

    Can I earn frequent flyer points on a balance transfer?

    Are there other features to look for in a frequent flyer credit card?

Rewards Credit Card Reviews

Commonwealth Bank
Commonwealth Bank Awards Credit Card credit card review
Overall
3/10
Subpar

It's really not that good. Idk about it just was the bank I signed up with.

It's really not that good. Idk about it just was the bank I signed up with.

Price
2/10
Features
4/10
Customer service
3/10
Convenience
2/10
Trust
2/10

Charlotte | NSW

reviewed 2 months ago

Bankwest
Bankwest credit card review
Overall
10/10
Excellent service

As a pensioner with a walking disability, the staff always offer me a chair. Just excellent.

As a pensioner with a walking disability, the staff always offer me a chair. Just excellent.

Price
10/10
Features
10/10
Customer service
10/10
Convenience
10/10
Trust
10/10

Maxwell | WA

reviewed 2 months ago

Commonwealth Bank
Commonwealth Bank Low Fee Credit Card credit card review
Overall
7/10
Have been looked after for over 30 years

I chose the low rate card because I thought it would cost less, but there could be better cards...

I chose the low rate card because I thought it would cost less, but there could be better cards available now.

Price
5/10
Features
5/10
Customer service
9/10
Convenience
9/10
Trust
8/10

Suzanne | TAS

reviewed 2 months ago

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