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Get up to 13,750 Avios with Sainsbury’s life insurance

Get 6,000 points when you add a free supplementary card to your Amex Gold or BA Amex

IAG financial results published: €10.8bn of liquidity, 340 BA flights per day in August, BP joins Avios

NEW: Earn 2 KrisFlyer miles per £1 spent abroad on the Currensea travel money card

Is Clubcard Pay a replacement for your Tesco Bank current account debit card?

No1 Lounge in Heathrow Terminal 3 reopens – with Priority Pass accepted

Win airport lounge passes with Plaza Premium and Head for Points

GOOD DEAL: Get almost 2p per Avios using them for seat selection fees

Plaza Premium is launching two new Lounge Pass offers

TODAY ONLY: Get DOUBLE Hotels.com Rewards stamps on stays until 31st January 2022

American Express announces positive changes to British Airways Accelerating Business Credit Card

British Airways launches a new sale – what is worth a look?

Is the new Lloyds cashback credit card the best on the market?

LAST DAY: Win a share of 2 million Avios and 3 million Nectar points

Review: citizenM Tower of London – what are citizenM hotels like?

Get double Avios and £50 Amex cashback with NH Hotels

Tesco Bank to close all current accounts

Got a BA Amex? Are you sure you are ready for the 1st September changes?

You have three new high-end Hilton redemption options in Sardinia

What are Radisson Rewards points worth?

Review: The Westminster London, a Hilton Curio Collection hotel (ex-DoubleTree)

What is Hyatt Prive and how does it work?

No Virgin Points? No problem. Virgin’s credit card 241 and upgrade vouchers work on cash tickets

Buy very cheap Premier League VIP hospitality packages for the new season

A very cheap beachside Hampton by Hilton opens in Ras Al-Khaimah

Get 20% off ALL British Airways flights to May 2022 in an Olympic flash sale

Heathrow Airport’s £5 drop-off and taxi fee starts in October

Ireland re-opens to UK tourists with no adult testing requirements in either direction

No1 Lounge re-opens at London Gatwick Airport today

Get 21,000 bonus Bonvoy points with Marriott Homes & Villas rentals this Summer

Hilton: $200 credit, GUARANTEED upgrade when booking, free breakfast and 2x points at 50 hotels

Hotel bonuses: get a 100% bonus buying Hilton points and a 25% discount buying Hyatt points

Zipcar Flex expands to Ealing and Richmond – an easy way to get to Heathrow Terminal 5

Is the Barclaycard Select Cashback credit card the best card for sole traders?

Hilton now lets you GUARANTEE connecting hotel rooms – so I booked two

Review: The Middleton Lounge at Teesside International Airport

‘Avios to Nectar’ online transfers return at 9am Wednesday

Review: ExpressTest ‘Day 2’ arrivals testing at Heathrow Airport Terminal 5

Now open: Plaza Premium T5, Virgin Atlantic’s onboard bars, a Hilton beach resort in Rijeka

Should you get the Marriott Bonvoy Amex for 15 elite night credits and Gold status?

Big news: BA is being more flexible on rebooking your cancelled flights

Review: W Ibiza hotel – party palace or peaceful paradise?

What are Marriott Bonvoy hotel points worth?

American Express Platinum cardholders now get Lufthansa lounge access at Heathrow

Hyatt adds more Small Luxury Hotels to the World of Hyatt programme

Review: The Big Smoke Taphouse & Kitchen, the new Priority Pass option in Heathrow Terminal 2

British Airways will let you check in luggage on the Heathrow Express airport platforms

Review: Castillo Hotel Son Vida, a Luxury Collection hotel, Mallorca

Virgin Atlantic hands over non-UK Clubhouses to Plaza Premium – and will jointly open new lounges

HUGE BONUS: Get up to 70% extra when you buy Virgin Points

Review: Sheraton Mallorca Arabella Golf Hotel

The Virgin Clubhouse lounge at Heathrow Terminal 3 reopens – and we were there

NEW: Use Emirates miles for JetBlue Business Class and Lancashire cricket tickets

Win great prizes with Virgin Red, including flights, holidays, wine ….

GREEN, AMBER AND RED LISTS UPDATED: Government announces changes from 19th July

Three British Airways UK lounges will reopen on Monday

You CAN now buy food and drink in British Airways short-haul Economy without pre-ordering

Book review: Mileage Maniac by Steve Belkin, the man who earned 40 million miles

Manchester Airport opens Terminal 2 today

Get up to 200,000 Avios with Nutmeg – for both new and existing customers

Review: St Regis Mardavall hotel in Mallorca, Spain

Fly EL AL? You can soon redeem with Amex points via Etihad Guest

Reminder: Pay HMRC taxes with your credit card via Billhop and earn points, even with Amex

Stansted Airport reopens Fast Track passport control and The Escape Lounge

Got a Tesco credit card? Jump on a GREAT Hotels.com promotion

What are the best hotel points redemptions in the Balearic Islands (Mallorca, Ibiza, Menorca)?

What are Accor Live Limitless hotel points worth?

How to donate your £120 Deliveroo credit from Amex Gold to charity

American Express Membership Rewards transfers to Marriott Bonvoy are now instant

How to use Avios on new Finnair’s new long-haul flights from Sweden

How to make £36 per year by NOT using your Amex Gold Deliveroo credit

You can now register for the Amex £200 cashback deal with Four Seasons hotels

WH Smith buys 18 Dixons Travel stores for its InMotion chain

More top independent UK hotels now bookable with World of Hyatt points

Why the only thing better than transferable points is INSTANTLY transferable points

Green list responses: Virgin Atlantic adds extra Caribbean flights, BA Holidays launches a sale

NOW FREE: Leading Hotels of the World scraps its $175 membership fee for good

A new Priority Pass option lands at London Heathrow, but ….

Register for Hyatt’s very generous Summer promo and Radisson’s less generous one

Which 41 airline partners can you transfer the new 40,000 points Marriott Amex bonus into?

MBNA Smart Rewards credit card cashback offers get slightly more interesting

1,000 Membership Rewards points for American Express Gold cardholders – if you’re quick

What are the best credit card sign-up deals for July? – plus your news round-up

British Airways agrees to pay compensation in 2018 data breach lawsuit

Qatar Airways launches a new (refundable) sale for travel into 2022 – what are the best deals?

Singapore Airlines is running another 50% off redemption sale

Get £70 cashback with an Accor and American Express hotel offer

Virgin Atlantic and Delta return to Heathrow Terminal 3

How a couple can earn 201,666 Avios if they are new to Amex

What are IHG Rewards hotel points worth?

Get 1,000+ Avios on your IHG hotel stays this Summer

What are the best hotel promos for July 2021?

American Express / Laithwaites 30% cashback deal ends soon

Hilton opens The Fellows House hotel in Cambridge

EU attacks IAG’s Air Europa acquisition

Get a 50% bonus on Membership Rewards redemptions via Amex Travel – but bad deal

Save £200 at selected Four Seasons hotels with American Express

Get 5,000 Avios with a £200+ Marriott hotel spend this Summer

FINAL CALL: Get a bonus of up to 50% when you buy Avios

Save up to £200 on Caribbean flights in the Virgin Atlantic sale

Get a 20%-40% bonus transferring points into Etihad Guest – 3 days only

NEW: Get 40,000 points and Gold status with the Marriott Bonvoy American Express Card

NEW: Amex adds a quarterly spend bonus to American Express Business Gold

Heathrow Rewards is back online

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