For £53, you would receive vouchers to exchange for two months of newspapers, and receive 30,000 Nectar points (18,750 Avios) on top.
The offer had been sent to some people on the MyMail member list, but there was no mention in the terms and conditions saying that it was targeted.
The Mail has now written to those who applied saying that their subscription is to be refunded and that only those who were emailed with the deal will be accepted. Their subscription T&Cs include a clause allowing it to cancel any purchase which was priced incorrectly, so their position is even more secure.
I wouldn’t waste any energy pursuing this with the Mail. Instead, sign up for MyMail and hope that you are targetted for a similar offer in the future.
How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (August 2021)
As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Avios from UK credit cards. Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses!
There are two official British Airways American Express cards:
You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points, such as:
We also recommend Capital On Tap for limited companies. You earn 1 Avios per £1 which is impressive for a Visa card:
Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.
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