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Got a ‘conditional spend’ coupon in your Tesco mailing?

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The October Tesco Clubcard mailings are hitting doorsteps this week.  Hopefully you will have earned enough points (650) to receive the Quarter 4 ‘2,000 bonus Avios’ via the ‘Get More’ promotion.

Quite a few people are reporting that they are receiving ‘conditional spend’ coupons with their mailings.

I got some very decent ones.  £7 off a £50 spend valid this week, and 3 lots of ‘£5 off £50 spend’ valid for different weeks in the run-up to Christmas.

Now, if you get one of these but don’t actually shop at Tesco, remember that you can use them as part of the ‘150 Clubcard points for buying £50 of gift cards’ promotion.  Click here for my article on this.

I went into my local Tesco Metro on Wednesday and picked up 3 x £20 Pizza Express gift cards.  I paid just £53 after using my £7 coupon, and bagged 360 bonus Avios points as well!  Not a bad afternoons work.


How to earn Avios from UK credit cards

How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (February 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 £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. 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

Get a 10,000 points bonus plus an extra 500 points for our readers 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

Crazy 120,000 points bonus (to 9th April) and an annual £200 Amex Travel credit Read our full review

American Express Business Gold

Huge 60,000 points sign-up bonus (until 9th April) 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 (5)

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  • Ant says:

    I did my first online tesco shopping today following an email i received from Tesco which offered 1500 clubcard points if i placed my first online order min spend £50. The code was GRTRET. So a shopping of £57 less £6 conditional spend voucher = £51& i got 1560 clubcard points. Not bad.

  • Rda says:

    I’m looking for an online 1500 Clubcard points for online shop, makes it a great deal

  • Stephen says:

    says on the back of my vouchers that it excludes Gift Cards (amongst other things)

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