If you're new to the world of frequent flyer points - or moving to a new country - it can be difficult to know where to start. In this episode, Matt discusses the considerations involved in selecting a new frequent flyer program. Also, you now have just over a month left to redeem your Qantas points before upgrades and premium cabin awards become more expensive.
0:56 - Fortnightly news round-up
6:25 - Ask Matt: Should I stick to Qantas and/or Velocity Frequent Flyer when moving overseas?
14:15 - Ask Matt: How to choose the right frequent flyer program for travel to Japan?
19:42 - Preparing for the Qantas Frequent Flyer changes
25:00 - Air New Zealand's new safety video
AFF on Air Discussion thread - a dedicated AFF thread to discuss the podcast and ask questions
ANA Launches Perth-Tokyo Flights
Upcoming webinar - Qantas Changes: Maximise Your Points (8pm AEST on 14 August 2019)
Award Flight Assist
Frequent Flyer Gazette articles referenced in the fortnightly news round-up:
Qantas Dreamliner for Sydney-Santiago Route
Tap On to Sydney Trains with a Credit Card
Complimentary Hilton Silver Status with Selected Amex Cards
Qantas Trials New Bali Lounge
ANZ Rewards Removes Online Points Transfers