Raffles is one of the UK’s leading experts on travel loyalty programmes. He currently has over 2.5 million Avios points and over 10 million airline, hotel and credit card points in total, and has redeemed over 4 million airline miles and hotel points over the last decade.
An ex-City of London analyst and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment, Head for Points allows him to turn his analytical skills to helping readers earn as many loyalty points as they can, and then redeem them wisely.
On a good day, Head for Points is ranked by Alexa as one of the 5,000 most visited websites in the UK.
In November 2013, Head for Points generated 452,000 page views (WP numbers) from 69,000 unique visitors to the website. A further 151,000 posts were distributed via email and 209,000 post summaries were sent out via Facebook, Google+, Twitter and Linkedin. 79% of readers are UK based.
For press, PR, commercial, speaking or consulting enquiries (or just for help with your general miles and points queries), please e-mail raffles [at] headforpoints.co.uk
For advertising enquiries ‘above the fold’, please contact debbie [at] handpickedmedia.co.uk. For advertising enquiries ‘below the fold’, please contact raffles [at] headforpoints.co.uk
For brands interested in supporting a competition or giveaway, or having your airline seat, hotel or product reviewed, please contact raffles [at] headforpoints.co.uk. Requests should be relevant to an aspirational, ABC1, degree-educated, well-travelled, predominantly 25-45 year old male readership.
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Raffles is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment. However, this is a journalistic website and you use any information on it at your own risk. Nothing on Head for Points should be seen as constituting financial advice, and it is your own responsibility to ensure that any product discussed is right for your circumstances. Any recommendation of a financial product is based primarily on its ability to earn miles and points and does not consider interest rates, service levels or its impact on your credit history.