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The HfP chat thread – Wednesday 18th November

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We have decided to run this daily chat thread on Head for Points during the coronavirus outbreak.

Historically, the daily ‘Bits’ articles were the de facto repository for random comments and questions.  With the news flow being lighter, we are running fewer ‘Bits’ articles.

The comments under this article are where you should post questions about travel and, indeed, anything else on your mind.  At this tricky time, and given that many of you are at home, we want the HfP community to have a place to chat.


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Comments (324)

  • Alan says:


    Can anyone tell me what the reset time is for the BAPC sign up offer. I am thinking of swapping to an AMEX rewards card until I need another 2 4 1.

    • memesweeper says:

      New Cardmember offer:
      This new Cardmember offer is only available if you have not held a personal British Airways American Express Card within the previous 24 months.

    • Connor says:

      If you’ve had any Amex card in the last 2 years you won’t get a bonus on the free card, but you will get it for the Premium Plus card if you haven’t had a BA card in the last 2 years.

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