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Tesco Clubcard ‘500 points for 2 HP inks’ promotion returns

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Back in June I wrote about this Tesco promo for buying HP ink cartridges.

Well, the deal is back.  Buy 2 cartridges from Tesco Direct and get 500 bonus CC points.  The cheapest is £6.36 (if it doesn’t show on the list, it is sold out) so £12.72 for 512 Clubcard points, which is 1,228 Avios.  Roughly 1p per Avios point earned. 

If there is another conversion bonus to Avios in future, you will have paid even less.

However, the best bit is that these cartridges sell easily on eBay, so you will recoup some of your outlay.  You could even post them off, whilst full, for recycling!

As always with Tesco promotions, keep screenshots of the offer and the terms and conditions in case you have any problems getting your points to post.  This is especially true if you are doing a bulk order.


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How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (January 2023)

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:

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Barclaycard Avios Plus Mastercard

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

SPECIAL OFFER: Until 21st February 2023, the sign-up bonus on the British Airways Premium Plus American Express card is increased to 35,000 Avios from 25,000 Avios. You can apply here.

British Airways American Express Premium Plus

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5,000 Avios for signing up and an Economy 2-4-1 voucher for spending £12,000 Read our full review

You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points.

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

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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.

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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

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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

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American Express Business Gold

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

Comments (6)

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  • Ed E says:

    Have been ordering a few of these this morning and stock keeps changing as they add stock (with very slight variations in pricing!)

    I could only get a couple of the cheap ones first time round and then went in 5 minutes later and could order 8 so do persevere.

    Many thanks for the heads up Raffles, Ed

  • PhilH says:

    Thanks for the heads-up on this Raffles. I needed to head down to my local Tesco Extra to try and source some more £11.50 Rangpur, so I can now pick up these at the same time. Bargain!

  • PhilH says:

    Arrgghhh. Just had an email from Tesco apologising that they’ve messed up my order and have refunded me. I wonder if I’ll still get the points? My experience with wine before I did, although that was a failed delivery rather than a pick up. I presume the cheapest ink cartridges are now out of stock and indeed they’ve disappeared from the list, cheapest no £7.99 (you might want to update the sums above, Raffles?)

  • Ed E says:

    I also had the same, not sure if it was ordering too many, will have a look in store tonight.

  • Greg K says:

    Honestly Tesco should just sell up to X0,000 Clubcard points per year at 3p each or something. Also I wonder who buys these things on ebay (especially the samsung tab, I basically got my points for free!) when there is a much better deal at tesco…

  • RAPC says:

    Bought 4 from my local Tesco earlier this week and the 1,000 bonus points posted yesterday without a hitch. Off to buy a few more tonight. Handily enough, my HP printer has just run out of ink, so very timely.

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