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LAST DAY: Win 25,000 Avios by completing our HfP reader survey

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Time is running out. We are giving you the chance to win 25,000 Avios by completing our first HfP reader survey – but you must complete the form by midnight tonight, Sunday.

As you’d expect from us, we have kept it short and multi-choice. We won’t take up much of your time.

Even though the site is now approaching its 10th anniversary, we have never done a comprehensive reader survey. We get a lot of data from Google Analytics, Facebook, Twitter etc about our readers, and of course from meeting you at our reader parties, but this is always ‘best guess’ information.

By getting a clearer picture of our readers, it will help us shape future articles and – let’s be honest – will help us attract new advertisers. This will hopefully translate into new competitions and reader offers.

How to complete the HfP reader survey

Click here to start the survey.

The survey only consists of 13 questions, 12 of which are multi choice. We estimate it will take no more than three minutes to complete.

All questions are optional. Missing out a question does not impact your chance of winning the 25,000 Avios.

You can complete the survey on a mobile or desktop device.

The survey is only open to UK residents.

How to win 25,000 Avios

If you choose to give your email address on the final page, you will be entered into a draw to win one prize of 25,000 Avios.

The winner will be selected at random after the survey closes at midnight tonight, Sunday 20th February. The winner will need a UK-based British Airways Executive Club account to receive their prize. The email address on the account must match the email address used to complete the survey.

The small print: This survey is NOT connected to British Airways or IAG Loyalty in any way. We are simply using Avios as a prize because we know it is attractive to our readership.

As well as being entered into the competition, everyone who provides their email address will be emailed the results of the survey. Your email address will be deleted after this one email has been sent.


The link to complete the HfP reader survey is here.

The form will close at midnight tonight, Sunday 20th February.

The winner of the 25,000 Avios will be announced a few days later. Good luck, and thank you.


How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (April 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:

Barclaycard Avios Plus card

Barclaycard Avios Plus Mastercard

25,000 Avios for signing up and an upgrade voucher for spending £10,000 Read our full review

Barclaycard Avios card

Barclaycard Avios Mastercard

5,000 Avios for signing up and an upgrade voucher for spending £20,000 Read our full review

There are two official British Airways American Express cards with attractive sign-up bonuses:

British Airways American Express Premium Plus

25,000 Avios and the famous annual 2-4-1 voucher Read our full review

British Airways American Express

5,000 Avios for signing up and an Economy 2-4-1 voucher for spending £12,000 Read our full review

You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points.

American Express Preferred Rewards Gold

Your best beginner’s card – 20,000 points, FREE for a year & four airport lounge passes Read our full review

The Platinum Card from American Express

30,000 points and unbeatable travel benefits – for a fee Read our full review

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.

Capital On Tap Business Rewards Visa

Get a 10,000 points bonus plus an extra 500 points for our readers Read our full review

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.

British Airways Accelerating Business American Express

30,000 Avios sign-up bonus – plus annual bonuses of up to 30,000 Avios Read our full review

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.

American Express Business Platinum

40,000 points bonus and a £200 Amex Travel credit every year Read our full review

American Express Business Gold

20,000 points sign-up bonus and free for a year Read our full review

Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.

Comments (2)

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  • Alex Sm says:

    Thanks, I’m sure someone already pointed it out but it’s “Turkish Airlines”, not “Airways” 🇹🇷🛫

  • Charlie says:

    Good survey, I started it earlier today but didn’t find time to complete (I had as long day!) But returned to it just now and it remembered me. Initially surprised not to see Hilton Barclaycard as a choice but I guess it has not been open to new applicants for a while.

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