Tesco Clubcard

We cover Tesco Clubcard on Head for Points because points can be transferred directly into Avios points (at a 1 : 2.4 ratio) or Virgin Flying Club miles (at a 1 : 2.5x ratio).

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Valuing my points – what I REALLY got over my last year of redemptions

Valuing miles and points is a thankless task.  I wrote this long piece on valuing Avios points but all it does is show you how complex it can be.  I also tend to throw out valuations of hotel points in articles – 0.4p-0.5p for IHG, […]

Why I spent £1052.84 on LEGO Friends – Confessions of a HfP reader (Part One)

Reader John contacted us to share his experience with manufactured spending, buying a lot of LEGO and trying to turn the boxes into Avios.  It is a great – and educational – story and well worth reading. This article is well timed as LEGO is […]

Why I Spent £1052.84 on LEGO Friends – Confessions of a HfP reader (Part Two)

Here is part two of HFP reader John’s experience with manufactured spending.  You should read Part 1 of the article here before continuing below.  HFP has edited the article and any errors are probably ours. If you want to try to copy John, remember that LEGO […]

Earn 3,600 Avios with £75 LEGO City spend

If you spend £75 on LEGO City toys at Tesco Direct before midnight on Monday you will receive 1,500 extra Tesco Clubcard points. These will transfer into 3,600 Avios or 3,750 Virgin Flying Club miles – plus the miles from the Clubcard points on your base […]

Bits: whopping 3600 Avios with new £75 LEGO deal, Sunday Times £30 deal working again (perhaps)

News in brief: 3,600 Avios with £75 LEGO City spend Tesco Direct has launched a fantastic new LEGO deal. As you can see here, you will will earn 1,500 bonus Clubcard points (worth 3,600 Avios or 3,750 Virgin Flying Club miles) if you spend £75 […]

6,000 Avios and £60 cashback on the £150 Tesco Premium Credit Card – worth it?

Back in June, Tesco launched the Tesco Premium Credit Card. You can check out the details here.  The representative APR is 56.5% variable, including the fee, assuming a £1200 credit limit. I was, for want of a better word, ambivalent about the card when it launched. […]

How to earn 7 Avios per £1 shopping at Waitrose, John Lewis and Amazon!

As I wrote last week, Tesco has extended its gift card promotion for another few weeks.  Until 16th October, you will receive 75 Clubcard points – which convert into 180 Avios or 187 Virgin Flying Club miles – for every £25 you spend on third […]

Tesco replaces its Avios-earning gift card promo with …. the same thing (and a Tesco deal round-up)

If you didn’t see Shopper Points yesterday, you won’t know that Tesco has been acting oddly! We mentioned last week that Sunday was the last day to earn 150 Clubcard points when spending £50 on gift cards at Tesco. This very generous deal – which allowed […]

Last chance: Avios from Tesco gift cards, Avios from LEGO, Avios from Diamond Club credit card

We will shortly be saying goodbye to three generous Avios collection opportunities.  If you want to take advantage, this weekend is the time to do so. Last day for 360 Avios per £50 Tesco gift cards On Sunday, Tesco is ending its longest running – […]

Bits: 3600 Avios and £10 off with LEGO Friends, £15 off Lufthansa flights, flying with a Galaxy Note 7?

News in brief: 3600 Avios and £10 off with LEGO Friends As we covered on Shopper Points yesterday, there is a VERY generous LEGO deal running again this week on Tesco Direct. As you can see on this page, you will receive 1500 bonus Clubcard […]

Bits: £20 for TripAdvisor hotel booking, Clubcard bonus on kids games ending, corrected Etihad codes

News in brief: £20 in Amazon vouchers with a TripAdvisor hotel booking TripAdvisor is offering a £20 Amazon voucher when you book a hotel via their UK site for £150 or more.  Details are here. It is a little fiddly but the deal seems decent […]

Bits: Tesco scrapping Avios on gift cards, Flying Blue Shop&Earn, 1000 instant IHG points with Opinion Check-In

News in brief: Tesco stopping its offer of 150 Clubcard points (360 Avios) on gift cards According to an announcement on the Tesco website, you will soon no longer be able to earn 150 Clubcard points (360 Avios) when you spend £50 on gift cards […]

HFP ‘Credit Cards’ page updated for September – what are the best deals this month?

It’s time for our monthly round up of what is coming and what is going in the world of UK airline and hotel credit card sign-up deals.  Our updated directory of all 25 UK travel credit cards can be found by clicking the ‘Credit Cards’ tab […]

Can you get a better travel deal with Clubcard points than Avios?

Tesco Clubcard offers a very cheap way of accumulating Avios points and Virgin Flying Club miles without stepping on a plane.   This is why I cover some Clubcard offers on Head for Points and ALL Clubcard earning offers (however good or bad!) over on our […]

What credit card should replace your Diamond Club Visa or MasterCard?

Yesterday I ran an extra article to share the news that the MBNA Diamond Club (ex bmi British Midland) credit cards will stop accruing Avios points on 30th September. This is a big blow for many people, not least myself who has been earning a […]

Bits: last day to get 2400 Avios with a LEGO purchase, do you have unclaimed BMI miles?

News in brief: Last day to get 2,400 Avios with a £60 LEGO purchase! A quick reminder that today, Monday, is the last day to earn 1,000 Clubcard points (worth 2,400 Avios or 2,500 Virgin Flying Club) when you spend £60 on LEGO at Tesco Direct. […]

Last few days: 13,200 Avios with an Economist subscription and 7,200 Avios with Tesco home insurance

There are two generous Avios promotions ending on the 31st August.  There is still time to jump in if you haven’t done so yet. 13,200 Avios with an Economist subscription As you can see at this link, you can earn 13,200 Avios in Iberia Plus […]