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The HfP chat thread – Wednesday 20th October

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Comments (468)

  • Super Secret Stuff says:

    Update re: Multi Use Nectar points apple offer, no size specified. I brought reduced to 14p apple slices yesterday as it was cheaper than an apple, didn’t post automatically but contacted Nectar and they have said they will add it manually. So looks like even if you did buy a single apple if you contact Nectar they will honour the deal.

    Kind of success? I guess?

    • Super Secret Stuff says:

      Oh and someone stole my smoothie in the work fridge today, booo! 🙁

      • The cyclist says:

        Get your own back by making a smoothie, adding copious amounts of Ducolax and then leave the beverage in the fridge, the culprit will likely do it again, you can be sure that you will find out as they will be spilling the contents of their bowels within 30 minutes.

    • AJA says:

      I have found that buying a single banana triggers the bonus Nectar Points, likewise a single potato so there’s no reason why you wouldn’t get it on a single apple. Have you refreshed your nectar app to see if the points have posted? In the last two weeks the bonus points have taken a couple of hours to appear.

      • Super Secret Stuff says:

        Yeh I’ve found that too, but never had an offer for single apples. Also its multi use and quite high scoring!

  • Super Secret Stuff says:

    Also re: Amex delivery times for new cards. Applied on the 1st of Oct, only just arrived! Contacted Amex and got a near enough guarantee that if I spend the required amount within 3 months of today they will honour the welcome bonus

  • TGLoyalty says:

    That is a real shame for IHG always meant to try it out because of the great reviews .. they’re losing some good properties to Hyatt in the U.K.

  • Lee Thornton says:

    Do I still need to call BA to cancel an Avios booking?

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