Etihad Airways has teamed with Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), to launch of the new Etihad Guest card with walletplus, a reloadable multi-currency prepaid Visa account feature that lets travelers earn Etihad Guest Miles as they shop at Visa merchants worldwide, with the ability to choose from 11 currency options to lock-in rates before travel.
Etihad Guest Tier members in the UAE will begin receiving their new Etihad Guest card with walletplus in March, and roll-out of cards to Etihad Guest members in other countries taking place in the future. Etihad Guest loyalty program members enjoy industry recognized benefits such as reward miles on every flight, lounge access, extra baggage allowance, guaranteed seating options, priority check-in/boarding, and more. Members continue to earn and redeem miles with Etihad Airways partner airlines, as well as with over 150 non-airline partners.
Additionally, Etihad Guest members can download the walletplus mobile application, available for iOS and Android users, to access account balance and transaction history, transfer money to other Guest members with an activated walletplus account (AED only), review where to load options, and report a card lost/stolen.
Etihad Guest partnered with TX-based Rêv to develop the product and handle program management of the program, utilizing Rêv’s proprietary prepaid multi-currency processing platform and global experience pioneering similar products.
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