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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180 free Avios for giving Tesco your insurance details – if you got it before, you can get it again

Tesco Bank runs regular promotions offering bonus Clubcard points if you are prepared to hand over your insurance renewal dates. It turns out that I haven’t mentioned this deal for 6 months so, as it is a very easy source of free miles, I thought I would […]

Bits: 2400 Avios and a nice gift for £30 from Tesco, win worldwide concert tickets with Hilton

News in brief: 2,400 Avios or 2,500 Virgin miles with a £30 Singer ‘Handy Chest’ Tesco Direct has been offering 1,000 Clubcard points on a variety of Singer sewing machines for a few weeks.  The cheapest product in the range – which is an accessory […]

Bits: 7200 Avios with home insurance, £10 Boots card for joining TopCashback, HFP server issues

News in brief: 7,200 Avios or 7,500 Virgin miles with Tesco home insurance Tesco Bank has extended its current offer of 3,000 Clubcard points when buying home insurance until 31st August.  This is good news if your renewal missed the previous dates. You can convert […]

Is the Tesco Premium Credit Card worth the £150 fee?

Tesco Bank launched its new credit card, which offers Avios and a range of travel benefits, on Friday. I slotted a quick summary article onto Head for Points mid-morning, but if you only follow the site via the daily emails then this may be the first […]

Exclusive – Tesco Premium Credit Card launched this morning

I was on my way to Starbucks with my little ‘un an hour ago when I got a call from Tesco Bank telling me that the Premium Credit Card was now open for applications. I am dashing off to Heathrow in a few minutes so […]

‘Credit Cards’ page updated for June 2016 – 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 directory of all 25 UK travel credit cards can be found by clicking the ‘Credit Cards’ tab at […]

TopCashback stopping Tesco Clubcard (and on to Avios) as a payout option

One of the easiest ways of earning Avios points or Virgin Flying Club miles is via cashback site TopCashback. TopCashback allows you to take up to £50 of cashback from your day-to-day online shopping and convert it into 5,000 Tesco Clubcard points.  This means that it […]

More petrol – is Virgin / Texaco better than earning Flying Club miles via Tesco petrol?

Yesterday I ran an updated version of one of the more mind-boggling posts I have ever run on Head for Points which discusses how to maximise your Avios points when buying petrol. This is fine for earning Avios, but what about earning Virgin Flying Club miles? […]

PhD Avios: Which is the best way to collect Avios when buying petrol?

If anyone ever tells you that they know a lot about Avios, ask them how you should maximise your Avios earning when buying petrol. It is such a painfully complex calculation that most people will collapse in a gibbering heap before getting to the answer. […]

Tesco to launch a (pretty terrible) £150 Premium credit card

If two sightings of something are enough to be called a trend, we have a new trend in loyalty credit cards – the premium-priced Visa or MasterCard. Last week I broke the news about the HSBC Premier World Elite MasterCard.  This costs £195 but offers you […]

Win 1 million Avios if you convert Tesco vouchers into avios.com this quarter

If you convert your Tesco Clubcard points into Avios, you are probably doing it via British Airways Executive Club. As I wrote 10 days, British Airways is running a competition this quarter: For every £5 in Tesco Clubcard vouchers you exchange for Avios by midnight 31 May 2016, you’ll […]

Bits: 2400 Avios with £60 LEGO spend (48 hours only), £344 Etihad to Hong Kong, 15% off Iberia

News in brief: 2,400 Avios with £60 LEGO spend Tesco Direct is running a ‘short but sweet’ offer on LEGO. Until Wednesday night, you will receive 1,000 Clubcard points (worth 2,400 Avios or 2,500 Virgin Flying Club) when you spend £60 on the plastic stuff. […]

Bits: Cathay Pacific sale (HKG £369), BA launches Tesco competition, Qatar TO Heathrow for £700

News in brief: Cathay Pacific sale prices reduced further – and earn Avios Cathay Pacific sent me a press release about their current sale, and before I got around to running it I had another one saying that prices had been cut further! The sale […]

Bits: cheap Avios IN-STORE with Tesco printer ink, good Miles & More Economist deal

News in brief: Tesco running a new IN-STORE printer ink deal Until next Sunday, Tesco is offering 480 Avios (ie 200 Clubcard points) with every HP printer ink you buy in-store.  The cheapest is £7 as you can see here. This is 1.45p per Avios […]

Bits: £269 business class to Istanbul, Azimo £10 Amazon voucher, Clothing At Tesco!

News in brief: Turkish Airlines offering £300 Business Class seats to Istanbul on long-haul aircraft Regular readers will remember that I flew to Istanbul on Turkish Airlines recently to test out their Boeing 777 business class service.  Turkish flies this aircraft on some services into […]

Bits: LAST DAY for 2400 Avios from Tesco Wine, biometric passports for the US, Gett taxi app now in 25 UK cities

Some bits and pieces: 1,000 Clubcard points with £100 Tesco Wine order TODAY (Sunday) is the last day to take advantage of the current Tesco Wine discount code worth 1,000 Clubcard points (2,400 Avios or 2,500 Virgin Flying Club miles) when you spend £100. You will find […]

LAST CALL – 1,200 FREE Avios points or 1,250 Virgin miles for joining TopCashback!

This is your final reminder that, until Sunday evening (well, 10am on Monday 9th to be precise!), you can get 1,200 Avios or 1,250 Virgin Flying Club miles for FREE – simply by joining cashback site TopCashback via a referral link.  This is a great opportunity to pick […]

‘Credit Cards’ page updated for May 2016 – 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 directory of all 25 UK travel credit cards can be found by clicking the ‘Credit Cards’ tab at […]