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Win 75,000 Lufthansa Miles & More miles

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To promote the Lufthansa Miles & More payment cards (which I rate highly – you get 10,000 miles as a sign-up bonus and 1.25 miles per £1 spent, see my review here), Affiniture is giving away almost 1 million Miles & More miles.

To be more precise, it is giving away 13 prizes of 75,000 Miles & More miles, which I’d value at £750+.  Lufthansa’s fabled First Class could be within your grasp ….. at least one-way.

Win 75000 Miles and More miles

Everyone who applies for the Miles & More payment cards before 31st December will be entered into the competition.  However, to comply with UK law, you can also enter without applying for the card.

Visit this page of the cards website and enter.  You must be an existing Miles & More member and you must be a UK resident.

The competition closes on 31st December.  Good luck.

Want to earn more points from credit cards? – January 2022 update

If you are looking to apply for a new credit or charge card, here are our January 2022 recommendations based on the current sign-up bonus

You can see our full directory of all UK cards which earn airline or hotel points here. Here are the top current deals.

There are special sign-up bonuses on both of the BA American Express cards until 28th February 2022. The bonus on the free card is doubled to 10,000 Avios and the bonus on the Premium Plus card is increased from 25,000 Avios to a huge 40,000 Avios.

British Airways BA Amex American Express card

British Airways American Express

10,000 Avios for signing up (SPECIAL OFFER) and an Economy 2-4-1 voucher for spending ….. Read our full review

British Airways BA Premium Plus American Express Amex credit card

British Airways American Express Premium Plus

40,000 Avios (SPECIAL OFFER) and the UK’s most valuable card perk – the 2-4-1 voucher Read our full review

Nectar American Express

American Express Preferred Rewards Gold

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

American Express Platinum card Amex

The Platinum Card from American Express

30,000 points and an unbeatable set of travel benefits – for a fee Read our full review

Earning miles and points from small business cards

If you are a sole trader or run a small company, you may also want to check out these offers.

The bonus on the Capital On Tap card is increased from points worth 10,000 Avios to 30,000 Avios until 4th February 2022.

The bonus on the British Airways Accelerating Business card is increased from 30,000 Avios to 45,000 Avios until 28th February 2022.

American Express Business Gold

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

Amex Platinum Business American Express

American Express Business Platinum

40,000 points sign-up bonus and a long list of travel benefits Read our full review

British Airways Accelerating Business American Express card

British Airways Accelerating Business American Express

45,000 Avios sign-up bonus – plus annual bonuses of up to 30,000 Avios Read our full review

Capital on Tap Visa card

Capital On Tap Business Rewards Visa

30,000 points bonus – the most generous Avios Visa for a limited company Read our full review

For a non-American Express option, we also recommend the Barclaycard Select Cashback card for sole traders and small businesses. It is FREE and you receive 1% cashback on your spending.

Apply 31st March 2022 and your cashback will be increased to 2% for the first three months.

Barclaycard Select Cashback credit card

1% cashback (2% for your first 3 months) and no annual fee Read our full review

Comments (125)

  • James says:

    OT: Flying from Gatwick South Terminal tonight, re The Grain Store on PP

    My OH and I each have Priority Pass cards (from my OH’s Platinum Card). Am I right in thinking that we can each get £15 of credit ourselves, and £15 for a guest at The Grain Store – so £60 total if we use both of our PPs when paying the bill?

    Hoping to have dinner there so would be handy if so.


    • Alex M says:

      In short – yes.

      • Rob says:

        This assumes that the restaurant is happy to tell PP that people were there who were not really there …

        • BigSi says:

          Agreed, a lot of places will only allow you credit for the number of people being served. Fair enough, really!

          • Alex M says:

            Speaking from experience – grain store is not one of those places.

  • Simon says:

    O/T Tesco to launch new subscription based Clubcard Plus

    • Rob says:

      Is anyone really going to pay £8 per month for that? I think not.

      • Chrisasaurus says:

        Depends on how smart the 10% off two big shops is – oodles of john Lewis GCs anyone?

      • BJ says:

        According to MSE many of the details have still to be decided. You would think that Tesco would realise that clubcard bonus points were a big draw but I fear they have lost the plot. It would be interesting to know if the running down of clubcard has cost them business or if most of their customers have carried on shopping there regardless. Since 2014 I have only chopped at Tesco when they made it worthwhile for me.

        • Simon says:

          I personally have utter contempt for Tesco for various reasons but continue to shop there through gritted teeth in the name of collecting miles.

          • Freddy says:

            Shop elsewhere and buy the miles with the envitable savings

          • Simon says:

            I live in West London and my realistic choices are Waitrose, Sainsburys and Tesco, and Tesco are competitive enough in this field.

        • Anna says:

          +1. Tesco is far more expensive than Asda or Morrison’s (and Ocado if you pick their special offers). Also the others keep giving me free delivery passes every time I leave them for a few weeks which is saving me a fair bit.

      • jc says:

        10% of two big shops per month is >>> £8 for many people, so I’d assume yes

  • Russ says:

    OT – Hilton Power Up promotion. Points coming through but nothing for parking, meals and other incidentals. Is that right anyone know? Am using Hilton Barclay card. Thanks.

    • BJ says:

      Base points only.

      • Russ says:

        Ah, thanks BJ.

      • BJ says:

        Did their IT track your Barclsycars, that is did you get 3x base points as you should or only 2x? Dreading having to chase up the Barclaycard bonus as Hilton CS are rubbish.

        • Russ says:

          3x base. I also received the extra 2,500 points from their other promotion.

        • John says:

          I am getting 3x when I use the Hilton card and 2x when I don’t, so it seems to be working as intended! I know some people got 3x when not using the Hilton card but it didn’t work for me.

  • r* says:

    American airlines economy is awful, the seat width lhr to jfk is more like a shorthaul seat on ryanair and the legroom is the smallest ive ever had on longhaul, I dont think jetblue can be any worse!

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