How to earn points on electronics and appliances purchases with Kogan.com

Please note that purchases from Kogan.com/nz are not eligible for Qantas Points earn. This was brought to our attention by one of our readers, with Kogan later confirming that their FAQ and T&Cs were in error and should not have referred to the New Zealand website, which has since been corrected. We have kept this article for reference only.


Australian-based online retailer Kogan.com has undergone huge growth over the past few years and is a valuable option for online purchases earning Qantas or Velocity Points. Continue reading…

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…