Tips for businesses2020-05-20T18:07:56+10:00

Tips for business owners

Get 120,000 bonus Qantas Points with the Amex Qantas Business Rewards Card

If you're a business owner who loves earning Qantas Points, don't miss the opportunity to score a huge 120,000 bonus points with Amex's top Qantas business card, the American Express Qantas Business Rewards Card. This offer ends on 4 November 2020. New American Express Card Members can receive 120,000 bonus Qantas Points when they spend $3,000 on their new card within 2 months of the approval date. That's enough points to fly anywhere in the world with Qantas in [...]

Top tips for businesses on earning and using reward points with American Express

For this final article in my series on the American Express business card range, I’m focusing on a topic that’s very dear to my heart: earning and spending reward points! As you’d expect from the owner of a travel and points blog, I pay nearly all business expenses with my American Express card so I can enjoy the rewards (which are usually business and first class flights!). With everything from supplier purchases to recurring bills going on my Amex [...]

How to make fast, secure payments to domestic and overseas suppliers with American Express

One of the most useful services that American Express provides business owners is facilitating fast and secure payments to suppliers in Australia and overseas. This can help businesses improve cashflow, earn reward points and enjoy other benefits - and it's part of a broader suite of payment solutions that Amex is known for, which also includes its foreign exchange services. In this fourth article of our series on the American Express business card range, let’s take a closer look [...]

Three ways American Express can help you run and grow your business

American Express business cards are built with the needs of business owners in mind. They come with a range of tools and features to help owners run and grow their businesses, as we briefly explored in our first article in this series on the American Express business card range. Today, we’ll examine three key benefits of using an American Express card in more detail: boosting cash flow, easily keeping track of expenses, and being rewarded for everyday purchases. Improve [...]

Selecting the right American Express card for your business

When it comes to designing cards for business owners, American Express leads the pack. Its cards can help businesses prosper by improving cash flow, simplifying tracking of expenses, making it easier to pay suppliers in Australia and overseas, and earning reward points on purchases. Card members can also enjoy a range of other benefits, including various travel and lifestyle perks - although these aren’t applicable so long as the current social distancing rules and travel restrictions are in place. [...]

Why to choose American Express for your business

As a business owner, I’m always looking out for tools to help my business perform better – whether that’s by boosting cash flow, doing things more efficiently, or getting more value from everyday purchases. If a product or service can save me time or money (or, ideally, both) then I’m always happy to give it a go. One of my favourite tools in running The High Life is my American Express card. I use it to pay nearly all [...]

Business Owners: Earn Qantas Points when business customers pay you with B2Bpay

Business owners who love earning Qantas Points and credit card reward points can already use the payment service B2Bpay to pay all of their business expenses with a card, even where the biller doesn’t accept card payments directly (we've written a whole article about that here). But did you know that you can also earn points when your business customers pay you via B2Bpay? By becoming a B2Bpay Biller, you can accept card payments from business customers via your [...]

Business Owners: How to earn points on ALL expenses with B2Bpay

As both a business owner and a points collector, I love being able to pay a business expense with a credit card to earn points. It's one of the quickest and easiest ways to stockpile points that I can later redeem for high-value rewards like flights (in business class, of course!). The problem is, many billers don’t accept card payments directly, and many card issuers don’t award full points on certain transactions, like payments to the ATO, government bodies, [...]