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In this article yesterday I asked for your help in confirming whether Accor had cut their transfer rate into Avios or whether it was a typo.  It seems to be a typo on their website, luckily. This means that, if you collect Avios points via your hotel…
In this article yesterday I asked for your help in confirming whether Accor had cut their transfer rate into Avios or whether it was a typo. It seems to be a typo on their website, luckily. This m…
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If you are looking for a way to give your Avios or Virgin Flying Club a little free boost for the new year, this deal is worth a look. Tesco Bank is still offering a ‘secret’ sign-up bonus on the Tesco Clubcard MasterCard. This deal is NOT being openly…
If you are looking for a way to give your Avios or Virgin Flying Club a little free boost for the new year, this deal is worth a look. Tesco Bank is still offering a ‘secret’ sign-up bo…
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To celebrate being named Britain’s No 1 retailer for consumer satisfaction, Amazon is having a one day sale today. Long term readers may remember that they did a similar deal last year. You will receive £10 off any order of £50 or more using the code…
To celebrate being named Britain’s No 1 retailer for consumer satisfaction, Amazon is having a one day sale today. Long term readers may remember that they did a similar deal last year. You w…
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News in brief: Recent court judgement on how you receive compensation when downgraded I ran an article about EC261 downgrade compensation on Wednesday.  I said in that piece that some parts of the regulations were unclear. Reader Coby sent me a link to…
News in brief: Recent court judgement on how you receive compensation when downgraded I ran an article about EC261 downgrade compensation on Wednesday. I said in that piece that some parts of the …
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Accor hotels, which own Novotel / Ibis / Mercure / M Gallery / Sofitel / Pullman etc, has launched a potentially generous new promotion. You will earn €120 of Accor hotel vouchers or 6,000 Avios (or a variable pile of other airline miles) if you complete…
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News in brief: Last chance to beat AwardWallet’s sharp price hike There is only one miles and points tool that I use every day – and have done for a number of years – and that is AwardWallet.  There has always been a link to them from the “I Also…
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News in brief: Uber cuts Starwood earning rate (but it is still points for nothing) For the last two years, I have been earning a steady stream of free Starwood Preferred Guest points via their partnership with Uber. Unfortunately, Starwood has just…
News in brief: Uber cuts Starwood earning rate (but it is still points for nothing) For the last two years, I have been earning a steady stream of free Starwood Preferred Guest points via their par…
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This is our review of Aspire lounge at Liverpool John Lennon Airport. Two weeks ago we asked for your help in completing our collection of UK airport lounge reviews, which you can find on the ‘Favourites’ page here.  HFP generally does not accept…
This is our review of Aspire lounge at Liverpool John Lennon Airport. Two weeks ago we asked for your help in completing our collection of UK airport lounge reviews, which you can find on the ̵…
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Ever since ‘part pay with Avios’ was launched, British Airways has been experimenting …. and experimenting …. and experimenting.   There have been constant changes to: the classes in which you can use it the value given per point and the maximum number of…
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News in brief: Important Accor promotion update Yesterday I wrote about the new Accor promotion.  This offers you potentially 6,000 Avios or €120 of hotel credit for making 3 x 2-night stays. What I did not point out clearly, although it is stated on the…
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The website of Forbes magazine published an interesting article yesterday on the current state of British Airways.  It is surprisingly accurate – by the standards of mainstream publications when reporting on airline and frequent flyer issues – and worth a…
The website of Forbes magazine published an interesting article yesterday on the current state of British Airways. It is surprisingly accurate – by the standards of mainstream publications w…
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Long term readers of Head for Points will remember my trip home from the Middle East at Easter 2013. Despite having four Club World tickets booked, we arrived at Dubai Airport to find that an aircraft swap meant that the aircraft had a smaller Club World…
Long term readers of Head for Points will remember my trip home from the Middle East at Easter 2013. Despite having four Club World tickets booked, we arrived at Dubai Airport to find that an aircr…
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Head for Points is the UK's most widely read website for Avios points, British Airways Executive Club, Virgin Flying Club and other major airline, hotel and train loyalty schemes.
 
(We also cover American Express Membership Rewards, Hilton HHonors, Marriott Rewards, IHG Rewards Club, Heathrow Rewards, Eurostar Frequent Traveller, Club Carlson, AAdvantage, Hyatt Gold Passport, Le Club AccorHotels, Iberia Plus, Melia Rewards, United MileagePlus, Avis Preferred, Hertz Gold Plus Rewards, Emirates Skywards, Etihad Guest, Flying Blue and Miles & More!)

Over 220,000 unique visitors (80% from the UK) read over 1,100,000 articles on Head for Points every month!