Avios Redemption University

The 'Avios Redemption University' series of articles on Head for Points is our definite 'how to' guide on how to get the best deal when redeeming your Avios points.

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 14 – How to use Avios for tax-free flights on Alaska Airlines (good for Hawaii)

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EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 11 – How to save Avios flying to Asia with Malaysia Airlines

Malaysia A380

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 10 – Low tax Avios redemptions on TAM

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EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 15 – Using Avios for non-stop flights from the UK regions

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 13 – Redeeming Avios for ‘no tax’ US domestic flights

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 12 – How to redeem on Air Malta, Aurigny, Monarch and Flybe

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 9 – Low tax Avios redemptions on Iberia

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 6 – Using your BA Amex 2-4-1 companion voucher

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 8 – Lowering taxes by redeeming on airberlin

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 1 – A Beginners Guide to Redeeming Avios

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. This series of articles, which I group together as “Avios […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 4 – When to use ‘Avios and Money’?

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 2 – How to benefit from Reward Flight Saver

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 16 – Is it worth using Avios for hotels redemptions?

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 7 – Saving taxes on US redemptions with Aer Lingus

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 3 – How to Upgrade With Avios

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points soon. Please ignore all references to specific numbers of Avios required for a […]

Avios Redemption University – Lesson 5 – The pros and cons of using household accounts

Avios Redemption University

EDIT:  This article has NOT been updated to reflect the Avios changes which took place on 28th April 2015.  A revised version of the article will be published on Head for Points in late May. The “Avios Redemption University” series is a good starting point for […]