May 2015

Addicted to Loyalty: We’re in it to Win

On May 08, 2015 at 04:10 AM

Australians are passionate about making their hard-earned dollars go further; with new research out today revealing 71 per cent of the population is currently using travel loyalty programs in a bid to make their travel dreams a reality, with an estimated 31 million travel loyalty memberships registered across the country[1].

Conducted by Expedia.com.au, following the launch of its new loyalty program, Expedia+, the study found half the population (53%) turn to travel loyalty programs to maximise savings. In fact, many believe travel loyalty programs make their holiday plans more affordable (59%), easier to save for (54%) and help them book a holiday they otherwise may not have been able to take (50%). Read more

Expedia Launches New Travel Loyalty Program, Expedia+

On May 13, 2015 at 05:03 AM

Expedia has launched its new loyalty program, Expedia+, which allows travellers to earn points when booking flights, hotels, packages, hire cars and more on Expedia.com.au. Members are also be able to ‘triple dip’, and earn points on other programs such as their  frequent flyers and credit card, as well as Expedia+, all in one transaction. Read more