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Your Velocity Frequent Flyer membership and Visa Prepaid Travel card in one.

Travel the world with Velocity Global Wallet®

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Discover the new Global Wallet® app.

Manage more on the go.

Global Wallet® has been awarded 5 stars

for outstanding value in the Canstar 2017 Travel Money Card Star Ratings

One card. Many benefits.

Accepted worldwide

Access your money at ATMs¹ around the world and make purchases anywhere Visa is accepted – that’s over 30 million locations globally.

Earn Velocity Points

Earn Velocity Points every time you spend – in stores and online, locally and overseas. For customers who activated prior 01/09/17 you’ll earn 2 Velocity Points for every AU$1 you spend overseas, and 1 Point per $2 spent in Australia². For customers who activated on or after 01/09/17 you’ll earn 2 Velocity Points for every AU$1 you spend overseas, and 1 Point per $3 spent in Australia³

Save on foreign transaction fees

Transfer your money into a foreign currency wallet so you can spend like a local and save on foreign transaction fees⁴. You’ll also lock in the exchange rate – so you know exactly how much money you’ve got to spend before you go.

Access your account on the go

Download the Global Wallet® app to check your balance, look at your transaction history and move money between currency wallets.

Keep your money safe

As the Global Wallet® is not linked to your bank account, you can enjoy the added security of knowing that if your card is lost or stolen no one will have access to your bank account(s) information and funds.

We’ve made some changes to Global Wallet®, click here for information on these updates

 

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How it Works

1. Request your Global Wallet® card

If you are already a Velocity member, request your card now. If you’re not yet a member, it’s quick and easy to join today.

2. Activate your card

To activate Global Wallet®, head to the account centre, follow the short steps and you’ll be ready to load your money. You can load up to $999 straight away, or confirm your identity to increase your account limit to $25,000.

3. Load anytime

Once you’ve activated, you can load money via bank transfer or BPAY® from your bank account into your Global Wallet® account. You can then transfer money into different foreign currency wallets – choose from 11 different currencies.

4. Shop & Earn

You can use your Global Wallet® card anywhere Visa is accepted. For customers who activated prior 01/09/17 you’ll earn 2 Velocity Points for every AU$1 you spend overseas, and 1 Point per $2 spent in Australia². For customers who activated on or after 01/09/17 you’ll earn 2 Velocity Points for every AU$1 you spend overseas, and 1 Point per $3 spent in Australia³

Manage your account on the move

Track your balances across all your currency wallets and check your transaction history

Shop safer with a virtual card

Your account comes with a special virtual card that you can use for online shopping instead of your actual physical card.

Temporarily lock your card

Maintain an extra layer of security by temporarily locking your card.  All transactions will be blocked until you decide to unlock your card.

Exchange currency anytime

Move your money between 11 currency wallets, wherever you are in the world

 

Supported Currencies

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Australian Dollar

The Australian Dollar (AUD) is the currency of the Commonwealth of Australia, including Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island, as well as the independent Pacific Island states of Kiribati, Nauru and Tuvalu. Within Australia it is almost always abbreviated with the dollar sign ($), with A$ sometimes used to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is subdivided into 100 cents.

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Hong Kong Dollar

The Hong Kong Dollar (HKD) is the currency of Hong Kong. It is the thirteenth most traded currency in the world. The Hong Kong Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. The currency is used in both Hong Kong and Macau, as the two regions are proximate and their currencies have similar exchange rates.

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Pound Sterling

The Pound Sterling (GBP), commonly known simply as the pound, is the official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha.

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Thai Baht

The Baht (THB) is the currency of Thailand. It is subdivided into 100 satang. The issuance of currency is the responsibility of the Bank of Thailand. The Thai Baht is currently ranked as the tenth most frequently used world payment currency.

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Canadian Dollar

The Canadian Dollar (CAD) is the currency of Canada. It is abbreviated with the dollar sign $, or sometimes C$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is divided into 100 cents.

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Japanese Yen

The Japanese Yen (JPY) is the official currency of Japan. It is the third most traded currency in the foreign exchange market after the United States dollar and the euro. It is also widely used as a reserve currency after the U.S. dollar, the euro, and the pound sterling.

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Singapore Dollar

The Singapore Dollar (SGD) is the official currency of Singapore. It is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $, or alternatively S$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is divided into 100 cents.

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US Dollar

The United States Dollar (USD) is the official currency of the United States and its overseas territories. It is a Federal Reserve Note and consists of 100 smaller cent units.

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Euro

The Euro (EUR) is the official currency of the eurozone, for 19 of the 28 member states of the European Union: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, theNetherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Spain.

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New Zealand Dollar

The New Zealand Dollar (NZD) is the currency of the Realm of New Zealand (including New Zealand proper and the territories of the Cook Islands, Niue, the Ross Dependency, and Tokelau), as well as a single British Overseas Territory, the Pitcairn Islands. It is divided into 100 cents.

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South African Rand

The rand (ZAR) is the currency of South Africa. The Rand is subdivided into 100 cents. The Rand is the currency of the Common Monetary Area between South Africa, Swaziland and Lesotho. Although Namibia withdrew from this union, the Rand is still legal tender there.

Important Info

The Global Wallet® is a great tool to budget for a trip. Please review the associated fees and charges carefully to stay in control of your spending. The fees listed from the link below will be deducted from your Global Wallet® available balance when incurred. All fees are expressed in Australian dollars and are inclusive of any applicable GST. Please also review the Product Disclosure Statement and Financial Services Guide provided.

Fees & Charges Product Disclosure Statement Financial Services Guide FAQ