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Spanish online shopping group is offering 125 Avios to Iberia Plus members who sign up for its newsletters.

You need to go to this link on the Iberia website and then click on the words at the bottom of the main body of text.  This will take you to a sign-up page which, whilst in Spanish, is relatively easy to figure out.

I did this offer last time it came around, and the 100 Avios points posted within a few weeks.

One good reason for doing this is that it will make your Iberia Plus account ‘active’.  You will then be able to search for Reward Flight Saver availability, for example, which cannot be done on an account with a zero balance.

You can, of course, also transfer the 125 Avios to or British Airways Executive Club.  However, your Iberia Plus account needs to be 90 days old before you can do this.

How to earn Avios from UK credit cards

How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (April 2024)

As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Avios points from UK credit cards.  Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses!

In February 2022, Barclaycard launched two exciting new Barclaycard Avios Mastercard cards with a bonus of up to 25,000 Avios. You can apply here.

You qualify for the bonus on these cards even if you have a British Airways American Express card:

Barclaycard Avios Plus card

Barclaycard Avios Plus Mastercard

Get 25,000 Avios for signing up and an upgrade voucher at £10,000 Read our full review

Barclaycard Avios card

Barclaycard Avios Mastercard

5,000 Avios for signing up and an upgrade voucher at £20,000 Read our full review

There are two official British Airways American Express cards with attractive sign-up bonuses:

British Airways American Express Premium Plus

25,000 Avios and the famous annual 2-4-1 voucher Read our full review

British Airways American Express

5,000 Avios for signing up and an Economy 2-4-1 voucher for spending £15,000 Read our full review

You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points. These points convert at 1:1 into Avios.

American Express Preferred Rewards Gold

Your best beginner’s card – 20,000 points, FREE for a year & four airport lounge passes Read our full review

The Platinum Card from American Express

40,000 bonus points and a huge range of valuable benefits – for a fee Read our full review

Run your own business?

We recommend Capital on Tap for limited companies. You earn 1 Avios per £1 which is impressive for a Visa card, along with a sign-up bonus worth 10,500 Avios.

Capital on Tap Business Rewards Visa

Huge 30,000 points bonus until 12th May 2024 Read our full review

You should also consider the British Airways Accelerating Business credit card. This is open to sole traders as well as limited companies and has a 30,000 Avios sign-up bonus.

British Airways Accelerating Business American Express

30,000 Avios sign-up bonus – plus annual bonuses of up to 30,000 Avios Read our full review

There are also generous bonuses on the two American Express Business cards, with the points converting at 1:1 into Avios. These cards are open to sole traders as well as limited companies.

American Express Business Platinum

40,000 points sign-up bonus and an annual £200 Amex Travel credit Read our full review

American Express Business Gold

20,000 points sign-up bonus and FREE for a year Read our full review

Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.

Comments (9)

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  • pazza2000 says:

    Contrasena = Password 🙂

  • gnarly says:

    Seemed easy to do. Especially using Google Chrome which translated for me. Note that after signing up I received an e-mail from asking me to confirm the subscription. I don’t know if this affects the free miles, but it is worth checking your inbox and clicking on the confirmation link anyway.

  • Ed says:

    Thank you Raffles, another good tip, thank you and your readers for all the hard work to help us all fly for free. Ed

  • ups says:

    I’ve signed up as well, though didn’t see any mention of the number 125 anywhere! But I’m sure it’ll land up, and will be handy to have an active iberia plus account 🙂

    • Raffles says:

      If you go the Iberia website you will see the 125 points offer mentioned in a banner ad, along with the other offers that are shown on the website.

      • ups says:

        Pretty sure don’t see that one, just one about x2 avios. Anyway don’t worry about it!

        • Raffles says:

          “¡Hasta 1.500 Avios y 10€ de regalo, con Alice la vuelta al cole es más fácil!
          Sólo por registrarse le regalamos 125 Avios”

          It also repeats this in handwritten script on the sign-up page.

  • Mat says:

    Used Google Translate to understand most of it. Quite easy to do. Another 125 Avios to add to the collection!

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