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Here’s the full HfP index of articles for March 2017

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Here is a full list of the articles we published in March 2017.  Click through to read them in full:

Bits: last call for these offers, first World of Hyatt promo, $75m slot sale

American Express Platinum gains a SEVENTH hotel status partner, indirectly

Is Eurostar Frequent Traveller ‘part pay with points’ a decent deal?

Avios Ireland: 500 Avios with any purchase via SuperValu eShops

Get up to 50,000 Avios when you open an ISA or SIPP via Nutmeg

Bits: BA bacon roll news, 1200 Avios with My Little Pony, win a trip to LA with Hilton

Why Norwegian Reward is a more valuable scheme than it first appears

Bits: Finnair Easter offer, 10% off Iberia to Madrid, £5 off Railcards

Review of the British Airways Terraces Lounge at Newcastle Airport

Some lessons in redeeming miles and points from our Easter trip to Asia

Bits: new BA flights with Avios seats to LA and Rio, The Westbury on Bond Street joins SPG

Review of the Aspire and Aspire Plus Lounges at Newcastle Airport

Get 25% off ALL Iberia Avios redemptions! eg NYC Business for 51,000 + £159

How to use Avios for a good value summer sun holiday with Iberostar

Your photos of BA’s new Club Europe food

Bits: last day for 2,400 Avios from LEGO, see the French Open Tennis with Emirates Skywards

Should you use your Avios for a BA’s ‘Experiences’ reward?

10am update: First pictures of the new Club Europe breakfast!

Buy Avios for 1p via a French deals website

Bits: new British Airways Boston lounge open, Hilton sale last call, BA Lima cancellations

Is IHG Business Rewards – the small business and PA scheme – worth a look?

New BA Club Europe catering starts Sunday – with some hot meals scrapped

50% bonus on Heathrow Rewards transfers to Virgin – sign-up promo worth 4,500 miles

Bits: pay for access to Etihad lounges, 3x Flying Blue & Lufthansa miles with Accor

BA American Express bonuses increased to 5,000 & 25,000 Avios

Bits: 2400 Avios for £60 LEGO, BA cabin baggage security requirements update, UK lounge reviewers wanted!

How to save on UK Hilton Hotels using Tesco Clubcard vouchers

Bits: Avis £9.99 one-way rentals, Zipcar one-way rentals, Hilton Visa / Uber deal

InterContinental trialling ‘Club InterContinental Experience’ at non-lounge hotels

Why I think BA should reform the Gold Priority Reward

Why I just lost £104 (and nearly £416) to BA’s stupid new baggage policy

Bits: UK laptop ban, Hilton Flash Sale, new airberlin business class seat

Earn Avios when you buy your shirts at Charles Tyrwhitt, online or instore

At last – Waitrose lets you earn airline miles when you shop in-store!

Bits: £30-£50 of free Gett taxi credit, 25% bonus on TopCashback conversions to Avios

Review of the Aspire Lounge at Inverness Airport

Get up to 50,000 Avios when you open an ISA or SIPP via Nutmeg

Bits: last day for Avios / LEGO deal, interesting new info on LEVEL

Bits: new Radisson sale, last chance for BA Holidays sale, the Haynes Heathrow manual

Why January 2013 was an amazing sweet spot for a free Maldives holiday

Two things about Marriott Rewards that I am growing to love

Bits: BA trialling improved ‘cash for Avios’ with EU261?, Etihad launches A380 from Paris

Earn and spend Avios on BA’s new baby sister – low-cost airline LEVEL

Bits: Flying Blue improves miles expiry policy, Instamiles update

Bits: 1200 Avios for £30 of LEGO, London City Airport launches a Business lounge

Bits: US flights from Manchester for £1000, 100% bonus when you buy Hilton points

Earn Avios on your energy and telephone bills with Utility Warehouse

See OneRepublic at Abbey Road for 60,000 Hilton points

A BA check-in agent writes about how they select passengers for downgrading and offloading

Bits: Qatar and Etihad UK sales, Starwood New York sale, Ibiza lounge access

How to use ITA Matrix to find cheap British Airways flights from Europe

Earn Avios or Virgin miles at Duty Free with Instamiles!

Bits: 10% off pre-ordered BA duty free, should BA use EU261 as a marketing gimmick?

What you need to know about Starwood’s ‘Hot Escapes’ weekly deals

‘What credit cards can I get if I already have certain other cards?’ – your questions answered

Bits: great Qatar Airways business deal with a catch, Thistle / Guoman Easter hotel sale

Get airport lounge access via The Gourmet Society

Comparing the 13 Avios credit cards that can earn you points!

Bits: Win a stay in a castle for you and 20 guests, cheap Sofitel T5 deals

Avios drops Tristar as a partner – how else can you earn travelling to Heathrow?

Earning Avios for paying your council tax – and other utilities

Bits: Barclays / IHG compensation payments, BA toilet trouble

Review of the British Airways Terraces Lounge at Manchester Airport Terminal 3

Bits: “AmEx Seeks to Weed Out Credit-Card Churners Chasing Rewards”, Marriott credit card returning?

Time running out to redeem Avios on Air Malta and Aurigny

Bits: mystery bonus when you buy Avios, Alex Cruz loses his 2016 bonus

New BA Holidays Club World & Club Europe sale, and ‘flight only’ deals too

ITB bits: new Emirates A380 bar, my video of the new Qatar Airways Qsuite

Bits: Heathrow’s first 747-8i arrives, £10 off £50 Amazon alcohol spend

“First (Class) in Business” – The amazing new Qatar Airways Qsuite

Falling £ makes Etihad PointsPay a better way to use Amex MR points

Bits: New Starwood O2 concerts bookable, double PartnerPlusBenefit points to USA

Bits: reader gets a 7-minute IHG / Barclays refund!, ParentPay drops Amex, Etihad A380 First clip

Review of the Escape Lounge at Manchester Airport Terminal 3

Barclaycard closes its IHG credit cards – what should you do?

Which Visa or MasterCard could replace your IHG Barclaycard credit card?

Bits: new BA Copenhagen lounge, Hilton Diamond Extension live, where we’re going

Bits: last day for 2400 Avios with LEGO, Etihad / Kaligo deal, buy Flying Blue miles offer

Get free airport lounge access when you book 4 hotel nights with ebookers

Can you transfer Amex Membership Rewards to someone when you cancel? Er, ‘Yes’.

Get 3 nights for the price of 2 in new Accor sale

Bits: no families in T5 First Wing?, new Virgin route to Oz, 30% off Millennium Hotels

Exclusive: New images of the British Airways ‘First Wing’ in T5

You CAN stack Hilton’s ‘quadruple Avios’ with ‘2000 bonus points per night’ offer

BA responds to my question on 2-4-1 downgrade compensation

Bits: 2400 Avios for £60 of LEGO, Nobu Hotel Shoreditch open for reservations

Bits: Amex Platinum (US) goes metallic, £19 Monarch deal, Uber hits Chichester

What are your thoughts now the Hilton changes are live?

A VAT tribunal ruling lifts the lid on Marriott Rewards

Bits: up to 30% discount when you buy SPG points, Singapore Airlines drops fuel surcharges

How to earn 20,000 Avios points – or other miles – as a sign-up bonus with American Express Gold!

BA domestic Club Europe – book with Avios today, check existing flights

Bits: Virgin closes HK Clubhouse, 1500 Virgin miles with Worldhotels

Last day for 50% Heathrow Rewards Avios bonus – and new partners coming

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