Maximise your Avios, air miles and hotel points

Here’s the full HFP index of articles for June 2016

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Here is a full list of the articles we published in June 2016.  Click through to read them in full:

Bits: new Radisson UK sale, a good IHG London redemption, double Avios with Avis

7,200 Avios with Tesco home insurance – now running until 31st August

Bits: 100 bonus Heathrow Rewards points, immigration kiosks for BA at JFK, last day for 30% off SPG points

Bits: Qatar selling Heathrow – Dubai for £1001 in Business, £5 JustPark credit via Amex

1,000 Avios when you sign up and take one ride with taxi app Hailo

Using Hilton HHonors ‘points and money’ to maximise value

2,400 Avios with £100 Tesco Wine order

Big 50% bonus when you buy Avios points via Iberia – 1.0p each

Is there any point getting a Diners Club card, the card that time forgot?

A Holiday Inn attempts bribery to gain positive reviews!

Double Avios when booking a package holiday or cruise via

Bits: free Marriott breakfast with Visa, triple Nectar points with Expedia, HFP in the Express

British Airways announces new cuts to in-flight service

50% off IHG hotels across UK and Europe for Summer weekends

Flying Blue Petroleum – another good scheme for oil and energy sector employees

Bits: 50% bonus Virgin miles with Kaligo, see Sunny Afternoon and earn Avios, BA cancellation fees

Did you know Lufthansa offers a 25% mileage discount for children?

Bits: Qatar selling UK-Dubai for £975 in Business, new BA Innsbruck flight launched

600 easy FREE Avios with ‘Rewards For Thoughts’

LAST CHANCE: 12,000 Virgin Flying Club miles for opening an ISA

Good food, good leg room – what I found flying BA from London City last week

HSBC Premier offering you £200 to switch – and get the best Avios non-Amex credit card!

How to use your Starwood status to get perks on Virgin and Delta

Is it worth buying hotel points to transfer to Avios for the 35% bonus?

Bits: confusing Hilton promo for Conrad and Waldorf Astoria, £25000 for unlimited La Compagnie

Did you win our £500 gift voucher?

Is a 35% bonus on hotel point transfers to Avios a good deal?

Up to 100% bonus when you buy IHG Rewards Club points

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

Warsaw to Sydney £1275 in Emirates business AND earn BA tier points

American Express Platinum Business charge card reviewed – is it worth a look?

How to collect Avios with Shell Drivers Club – and get double or triple Avios this Summer

Bits: free Heathrow Express upgrade for Star Gold, bonus points with Official Heathrow Parking

Bits: Luxury Travel Diary auctions, 20% off 5 Uber trips, Waldorf London’s Hilton @Play deal

American Express Gold Business charge card reviewed – is it worth a look?

Is Club Carlson the best Amex Membership Rewards hotel partner?

Bits: 500 free Marriott Rewards points, €20 off an airberlin flight

Free Miles & More (Star Alliance) Silver status for oil, gas and energy sector employees

How to transfer Iberia Avios points to British Airways Avios points

1,000 free Accor points for meeting planners – and big first event bonus

How to get a one-way Europcar UK rental for just £1!

BA Sale Part 1: ‘Part Pay With Avios’ at 1p is back! Club Europe from £52 return

BA Sale Part 2: Good First and Club World flight and BA Holidays deals from £1,200

LAST DAY, CLOSES MIDNIGHT: Win a £500 gift voucher with Head for Points

How to earn Avios points when your child flies

New Amex statement credit travel offers launched inc Eurostar, Hyatt, Selfridges

Bits: Iberia running BA Madrid flights this Summer, free entertainment downloads in T5

Travelex Supercard relaunches and it’s still FREE – should you get one?

Plaza Premium lounges now allowing direct access for Amex Platinum cardholders

LAST DAY: Get 10,000 or 25,000 Avios sign-up bonus with the British Airways Amex cards

Breaking news: Travelex Supercard now live for new applications (and it is still free)

Bits: 10% Diamond Club discount on BA flights ends, Heathrow deals with minicab misbehaviour

InterContinental Ambassador planning changes this year

Bits: Moneycorp pulls currency pre-orders, Radisson / Park Inn / Park Plaza launch 30% off sale

Win a £500 gift voucher with Head for Points!

Bits: Delta launches Glasgow to New York, Amex ends Tripflex, Gatwick Express punctuality issues

Earn a generous 2,000 Virgin miles PER NIGHT with Red Carnation Hotels

Flight deals: Qatar to Tokyo for £795, British Airways Club and First deals ex-Europe

1,500 Avios when you book your next British Airways flight … on

BA stops ‘two ticket’ bag transfers and disruption protection – even to other BA flights!

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

A sneaky 50% IHG Rewards Club price rise is hopefully not a new trend

How to match your existing hotel status to Club Carlson (Radisson, Park Inn, Park Plaza)

Bits: 9,000 Thistle hotel rooms in London for £90, Norwegian launching low-cost Gatwick to Vegas

LAST CHANCE: Buy Hilton HHonors points with 100% bonus!

Does HFP have an ‘anti-BA’ bias?!

Bits: BA removes hot food on long short-haul routes, Virgin launches Varadero

Free return Heathrow Express ticket when you fly BA from Leeds Bradford

My review of the Eurostar lounge at London St Pancras

Bits: Amex Plat ending Royal Academy partnership, My Flights is back!, Homebase drops Nectar

FINAL WEEK: Get 10,000 or 25,000 Avios sign-up bonus with the British Airways Amex cards

American Express ending pro-rata fee refunds in the USA from September – UK to follow?

Bits: Lock in your holiday € exchange rate now, Etihad First Class lounge in Abu Dhabi open, massive AAdvantage changes

My review of the new InterContinental Estoril (Portugal) – Part 1

My review of the new InterContinental Estoril (Portugal) – Part 2

Is this the new British Airways A350 Club World seat?

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

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

How to book Eurostar tickets using Amex Membership Rewards points

Marriott Rewards launches Summer promotion – better than nothing, but only just!

IHG launches ‘double miles’ as alternative to Accelerate – but no Avios or Virgin

Earn up to 10,000 bonus Avios with hotel bookings via Rocketmiles

WARNING – the Hilton / Iberia promotion has a stupid, stupid catch

Heathrow Express raises peak times fares by 10% – and how to save money instead

Exclusive – Tesco Premium Credit Card launched this morning

Bits: new BA Holidays booking system, Best Western exclusive discounts, £30 off Air New Zealand to Auckland

Marriott Rewards launches ‘The Experiences Marketplace’ – and it’s rubbish

HFP READER EXCLUSIVE – Earn double IHG Rewards Club base points on ALL of your bookings!

Two great deals: Tokyo on Qatar Airways for £817 Business, Mandarin Oriental Geneva £115 with breakfast

New Virgin routes – Manchester to New York, Heathrow to Seattle – plus Delta starts Portland

BACK FOR 3 DAYS: 100% bonus when you buy IHG Rewards Club points

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

Bits: My Flights app forced to close, £5 UberPOOL trips, Avios hotel deals