When does it make sense to transfer your Velocity points to KrisFlyer for Singapore Airlines redemptions?

I’d imagine that most of us have faster-growing balances with Velocity Frequent Flyer than we do with KrisFlyer, given the wider breadth of Velocity points earn opportunities in and around New Zealand, including those who frequently fly Trans-Tasman and to the South Pacific.

A unique feature of Velocity and KrisFlyer is the ability to transfer points between the two programmes at a ratio of 1.55:1.

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How to use Velocity’s Membership Pause for Parental Leave when having a child

Velocity Frequent Flyer offers new parents an up to six-month pause on their elite status when welcoming a new addition to their family. It’s worth taking up if you have Velocity Silver status or above.

Point Hacks founder Keith took advantage of this benefit twice in five years for his two children. It helped him maintain his Velocity Gold status during periods of travel downtime.

Qantas also has a similar programme.

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