60 free Avios via a Tesco Clubcard survey

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OK, I admit, 60 free Avios or 62 free Virgin Flying Club miles is not exactly going to change your life. However, you are getting 60p of value for approximately a minute of your life, so on that basis it isn’t a bad return on […]

Bonus Avios via Tesco Clubcard with wine and Lego deals


Tesco is currently running two special deals offering bonus Tesco Clubcard points (and so bonus Avios or Virgin Flying Club miles) for buying various products. Tesco Wine Until September 14th, you will receive 1,000 bonus Clubcard points when you spend £100 excluding delivery at the […]

Now 1,200 Avios for just £4.99 with ‘Spiderman 2′ from blinkbox

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(EDIT:  The half-price movie code has been pulled by Blinkbox.  You will still receive 500 Clubcard points for buying ‘Spiderman 2′ but you will need to pay the full £9.99 – which is still an excellent deal.) A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about […]

Easier Avios: Tesco’s new system for video game pre-ordering

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In case you are wondering what an article with this title is doing on a frequent flyer website, the reason is that Tesco often offers substantial bonus Clubcard points for pre-ordering video games. Here is the last deal they ran – 500 Clubcard points (so […]

1000 Clubcard points (2400 Avios) with Braun products from £24

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(EDIT: £24 item now out of stock although it may come back before the deal ends on September 8th) Tesco has a launched a new Clubcard promotion in conjunction with Braun.  This offers potential if you are in the market for super-plush hairbrushes, would like […]

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 17th September. It is only […]

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 […]