Which credit card gets you into Virgin Australia lounges?

Australia’s second-largest carrier has always lagged behind Qantas in lounge access options (and still does) but they are slowly and surely closing the gap.

In this guide, I run through the lounges in each city, what to expect when you use a lounge, and a quick look at the Virgin Australia paid lounge program and the one credit card that offers Virgin Australia lounge access as an (unofficial) perk. Continue reading…

How to earn Velocity points by shopping online through the Velocity eStore

Velocity Frequent Flyer’s Velocity eStore is one of the handiest sites out there for increasing your Velocity Points balance.

They have a wide range of partner online retailers, and if you have plans to shop online for gifts for family and friends, then figuring out what you can earn in return either by using the Velocity eStore or as cashback through CashRewards is worth a couple of minutes of your time.
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