0% interest and NO balance transfer fee on the Tesco Clubcard credit card

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The credit card coverage on Head for Points is focussed almost entirely on the ability to earn miles and points.  I do not focus on interest rates or, in the main, quality of customer service. That said, it is worth highlighting a (new?) variant of […]

Earning Clubcard points and Avios from a Tesco mortgage

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Tesco quietly entered the mortgage market this year. I only mentioned it briefly at the time, but as the product is now better established it is worth taking a look. (Clearly, there are many factors to consider when taking out a mortgage.  Whether or not you […]

1,200 Avios points with Spiderman 2 from blinkbox

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Tesco is continuing to push blinkbox, its digital movie and book service, via the carrot that is bonus Clubcard points. First we had the chance to earn 100 Clubcard points for buying a £1 ebook (still running, but at the poorer rate of 100 points per […]

Last chance to join TopCashback for free and get 500 Clubcard points (1,200 Avios)


Just a reminder that 10am tomorrow is the deadline for earning 500 Clubcard points (1,200 Avios or 1,250 Virgin miles) for joining cashback site TopCashback. This offer originally ran in January and March but was repeated this month due to its success, not surprisingly. TopCashback, like Quidco, […]

A Tesco to Avios conversion bonus – but targeted!

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Good news!  Tesco has launched a ‘Clubcard to Avios’ conversion bonus!  The bad news is that it is strictly targeted to a few people, seemingly people who have not converted to BA or avios.com before. This is the deal: Exchange £5 of Clubcard vouchers to […]

blinkbox books promo refuses to go away – but now £2 for 240 Avios

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The offer from ebook company (and Tesco subsidiary) blinkbox books refuses to go away!  It was meant to finish at the end of the June.  It was then extended to the end of July.  It has now been pushed back to the end of August. […]

150 Clubcard points per £50 Amazon purchase with 3V (and other uses)


The easiest way to earn a lot of Avios points or Virgin Flying Club miles in 2013 was with 3V Virtual Visa cards – as long as your local Tesco sold them. They look like this: and, as with all non-Tesco branded gift cards, you […]

The importance of Tesco to Avios

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Avios emailed most members yesterday with details of the current Tesco transfer promotion that I wrote about last week. To confirm, there is NO transfer bonus this quarter.  Instead, you will receive an entry into a competition to win one of 200 x 9,000 Avios […]

It’s back – 500 Clubcard points (1,200 Avios) for joining TopCashback


It’s back! If you missed this deal when it ran earlier in the year, now is your chance to jump on board. TopCashback, like Quidco, is a site which allows you to earn a small amount of cashback on your day to day shopping by […]

Tesco – NO Avios conversion bonus and CD’s for £1 via Clubcard Boost

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First off, here is the ‘no news’ you were probably expecting. It has been confirmed to me that there will be no ‘Tesco Clubcard to Avios points’ conversion bonus this quarter. Instead there is the competition which a couple of readers have already seen promoted […]

Last chance to get 4,800 Avios for £20 with blinkbox books

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If this post sounds familiar, it is because I originally ran it last month. Blinkbox then extended the closing the date of the offer by a month! It is worth mentioning again though.  You have just two days to take advantage of the Blinkbox Books offer which […]

20% bonus on Tesco Clubcard transfers to Virgin Flying Club – a good deal?

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Tesco has launched a 20% bonus on transfers of Tesco Clubcard points to Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Club. This means that you will receive 300 miles per £1 of Clubcard vouchers you convert, rather than the standard 250. Full details are here on the Tesco website. The […]

Slightly OT: £10 Tesco gift card for £5 via Mighty Deals

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Long-time readers may remember a special promotion that website Mighty Deals ran with Shell Drivers Club last year.  For under £9 you could buy 2,000 Shell Drivers Club points, convertible into 2,000 Avios points. Mighty Deals has a good promotion running with Tesco this week. For […]