News in brief:
Save £50 on Addison Lee taxi bookings
Addison Lee has launched a new £50 discount offer which will be especially attractive to American Express Platinum cardholders. This is because of one of the benefits of The Platinum Card is a £10 per month statement credit from Addison Lee.
You will receive £10 off the next five bookings you make via the Addison Lee app.
Rides must be for £15 or more. The offer runs until 2nd February. Promo code JAN10 must be used each time you book. New and existing Addison Lee app users can take part.
Full details of the offer can be found on the Addison Lee website here.
If you are reading this on mobile you can download the Addison Lee app by clicking here.
Get 6,000 Avios with Tesco Bank pet insurance
Tesco Bank has launched a pet insurance offer.
You will earn 2,500 Clubcard points, which converts into 6,000 Avios or 6,250 Virgin Flying Club miles, when you take out a policy.
Full details are on the Tesco Bank website here. The offer is open to all Clubcard holders and does not say it is targeted.
You need to keep the policy for 35 days to get the points. The cheapest ‘Accident & Injury’ policies do not count.
The last date to apply is 31st March.
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:
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.
You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points.
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.
SPECIAL OFFER: Capital On Tap has increased its sign-up bonus to points worth 30,000 Avios if you apply by 4th February. This is exclusive to Head for Points readers. Click here to apply.
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.
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.
Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.