IHG are offering a 100% bonus for purchasing IHG Rewards points, which is the maximum that the hotel chain offers in points promotions, and can be redeemed for cheaper nights at InterContinental, Crowne Plaza and other IHG hotels.
If you have Gold status or above with any other hotel program, then Hilton Honors is offering to match it at the equivalent level.
The hotel giant is running a generous promotion running on bookings for the next three months, and it looks like existing bookings are eligible for the bonus points too.
The feedback I hear from many Point Hacks readers is that while Qantas Points are easy to earn, they are increasingly tough to redeem, so knowing where to get the best value out of them becomes important. Here are six of our top recommendations.
The Hong Kong-based carrier is investing more in its services to New Zealand over the busy summer months of December, January and February, adding a second daily flight to Auckland and a 3x weekly service to Christchurch, with all flights operated by the modern Airbus A350. In this guide, we outline the flight times, aircraft details, cabin features and redemption options.
The elimination of fuel surcharges on award tickets on Singapore Airlines will have no tempering effect on the points increase for flights from New Zealand as those surcharges are not applied here anyway. Where savings are to be made are for travel between and within the eight award zones that were not affected by points increases and where fuel surcharges will now disappear.
Your local supermarket or petrol station can be a brilliant source of gift cards that can be used to pay for purchases at other retailers, especially when you pay for them using the Amex Platinum Edge card.
In this guide, we take you through some ideas for how to meet the minimum spend for sign-up bonuses on credit card offers without overspending.
While it’s not quite as easy compared to Australia, if you find yourself travelling frequently with any of Etihad’s airline partners, or staying in hotels and booking through Rocketmiles, you may build up enough Etihad Guest miles to redeem on a high-value trip.