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Credit card providers rewarding shoppers with Qantas points
Australians can rack up Qantas points through everyday shopping either by using a Qantas Money credit card or a rival card that also offers Qantas points.
Travelling overseas? Hidden fees & charges could be the end of your budget
On the surface, it may seem you get more ‘bang for your buck’ with a trip abroad, but the potential hidden fees and charges you accumulate when spending money in a foreign country could end your budget.
Betting closed for Macquarie Bank credit cards
If you’ve been known to make the occasional cheeky bet, you soon may no longer be able to do so using a Macquarie Bank credit card.
Westpac and Velocity offer special credit card deal
Australians could receive up to 120,000 bonus Velocity points if they take out a new American Express Westpac Altitude Black Bundle.
Fraudsters stealing money, banking details
The spread of the NBN is producing a dark side – the spread of NBN scams.
Australians starting to kick the credit card debt addiction
Australia’s credit card debt accruing interest has slid to the lowest level in over 11 years as Australians start to wean themselves off high interest debt.
Credit cards offering up to three months interest-free
Buy now … and pay much later. There are a handful of credit cards in Australia that allow you to do just that.
One in three Aussies losing money on rewards credit cards
How rewarding is your rewards credit card? Possibly not very, according to a new study from ME, which found that for over a third of Aussie cardholders, rewards cards are effectively costing them money.
Amex lures Australians with special Velocity offer
Consumers who take out an American Express Velocity Platinum Card in the next month can earn up to 100,000 bonus Velocity points.
Telstra unveils rewards program
Telstra has launched a loyalty program called Telstra Plus to reward customers for their spending.
These frequent flyer credit cards have a $0 annual fee
Want something for nothing? There are five credit cards that give you just that – provided you pay off your entire bill each month.
We’ve crunched the numbers on the highest-earning frequent flyer cards
As banks quietly shake up the credit card landscape by hiking interest rates and shaving earn rates on some rewards schemes, RateCity.com.au has crunched the numbers on the highest-earning frequent flyer cards.
Westpac to make up to $40K* extra a day by slugging credit card customers with interest rate hike
Without warning Westpac has today hiked the interest rate on a majority of its credit cards by 0.25 per cent.
Today's top credit cards products
Virgin Money Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card (Purchase & Balance Transfer Offer)
for 14 months then 20.74%
for 12 months then $129
- Rewards Available through Velocity Frequent Flyer
- Reduced $64 annual fee p.a in the first 12 months and $129 p.a thereafter.
- Price guarantee