How credit cards compare to travel money cards & debit cards

If you want to stretch your travel budget that little bit further, your choice of card is important. We look at the advantages and disadvantages of using a credit card, debit card or travel money card overseas.

Do students need a credit card?

Students 18 and over in Australia should really consider whether or not they need a credit card.

Is credit card travel insurance worth it?

An examination of the value of having a credit card that includes travel insurance and how it stacks up against standalone travel policies.

Do you have price protection insurance?

There’s a little-known credit card feature called price protection insurance that can help save you from the pain of being ripped off.

Does your credit card limit matter?

It might not seem like it, but your credit limit is one of the most important things to consider when it comes to credit cards.