Experts reveal the big mistakes to avoid with frequent flyer points as travel lockdown tempts Aussies to spend them on gift cards
- Experts say hanging onto your frequent flyer points gives buyers the best value
- Many Australians are stockpiling points amid online shopping boom of COVID-19
- Reward programs are tempting Australians to spend their points out of travel
- Redeeming points for flights over material items gives buyers ten times the value
Frequent flyer points should be saved for when travel returns to normal instead of being spent on reward programs to get the best value for money.
Australians are being tempted into spending their valuable points on gift cards and other material items, but experts say this diminishes the profit of your points.
Redeeming your points for flights over material