Flight Centre Mastercard Guide

The Flight Centre Mastercard allows you to earn Flight Centre Rewards points on spend, which can then be redeemed for various products and services at Flight Centre.

In addition, using the card for overseas spend incurs no transaction fees. The card is the first in New Zealand to offer this benefit. Continue reading…

Learn from my (almost) mistake: remember to confirm you have met the minimum spend requirement on a new card

A big factor in people applying for credit cards is to earn sign-up bonuses, like the 400 Airpoints Dollar bonus on offer for the American Express Airpoints Platinum or 20,000 Membership Rewards points bonus for the American Express Platinum Edge.

In order to earn the bonus points, you usually have to meet a minimum spend requirement, which can be a couple of hundred to thousands of dollars in eligible purchases within the first couple of months of opening the card. Continue reading…