28 Degrees Platinum Mastercard Cardholders Can Now Stay Connected with Boingo Wi-Fi

New Boingo Benefit Offers Access to More than One Million Hotspots Worldwide at No Additional Cost

MELBOURNE - 28 June 2018: Latitude Financial Services has teamed up with Boingo Wireless to offer 28 Degrees Platinum Mastercard® cardholders free global Wi-Fi at more than one million premium hotspots around the world. The new Boingo benefit adds to 28 Degrees’ growing list of perks that offer cardholders convenience and savings while travelling. 

“The rollout of this Wi-Fi benefit marks a major milestone for travel credit cards in the Australian market,” said Caroline Ruddick, General Manager, Marketing, Latitude Financial Services. “We're pleased to launch this Boingo program for our customers and deliver a cutting-edge offering that solves one of the biggest pain points they face when travelling—a lack of connectivity.”

The award-winning 28 Degrees Platinum Mastercard is full of features that make it a great card to travel with and use at home. With no annual fee, no currency conversion fee or foreign transaction fees and the ability to pay through five different mobile wallets that are on offer, it is truly a card for those on the go.

“Boingo is proud to join forces with 28 Degrees and Mastercard to provide this convenient perk that helps travellers save on roaming charges and other fees when accessing hotspots in locations like airports, hotels, restaurants, cafes and more,” said Tom Williams, vice president, business development at Boingo. “Whether streaming or sharing, fast Boingo Wi-Fi is the perfect travel companion.”

28 Degrees has received number of Canstar and Mozo awards and this new Boingo feature will help keep the card at the top of the pack. To redeem the Wi-Fi benefit or learn more, eligible cardholders should visit mastercard.boingo.com.

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About Latitude Financial Services

Latitude Financial Services is a leading consumer finance business in Australia and New Zealand, offering 2.6 million customers a broad range of finance products including personal loans, credit cards, insurance, and interest-free promotional and retail offers. Across Australia and New Zealand, the business currently employs more than 1,600 staff and services its customers through a network of retailer partners, brokers, phone, and the internet. The company offers a full suite of financing solutions for retail partners, managing credit applications, credit authorisation, billing, remittance, and customer service processing. Its products include Gem Visa, GO Mastercard and 28 Degrees Platinum Mastercard.

Mastercard is a registered trademark and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.

About Boingo Wireless

Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI) helps the world stay connected. Our vast footprint of DAS, Wi-Fi and small cells reaches more than a billion people annually, making Boingo one of the largest providers of indoor wireless networks. You’ll find Boingo connecting people at airports, stadiums, military bases, convention centres, and commercial properties. To learn more about the Boingo story, visit www.boingo.com.

Media contact

Anthony Spargo, Anthony.spargo@latitudefinancial.com

+61 414 107 591

Melody Walker, mwalker@boingo.com

+1 424 256 7036