HFP EXCLUSIVE: Get an extra Hotels.com Rewards free night credit on your next stay

Starting today, Hotels.com is once again offering Head for Points readers an exclusive promotion code to help boost your Hotels.com Rewards account. And, unlike many Hotels.com promotions, this one is valid on virtually every property on their site – including all branded hotels. When you make a […]

Don’t book a hotel on Sunday, because we have a special deal on Monday!

If you were planning on booking any hotel stays today for 2+ nights, then don’t! I wanted to give you advance warning that we are running an EXCLUSIVE special offer tomorrow.  It will be valid for stays until 4th September. Visit Head for Points on […]

flybmi goes into receivership, all flights cancelled – why did it happen?

flybmi (not to be confused with Flybe) went into administration on Saturday evening. All flights were cancelled with immediate effect. This is the official statement published on their website: British Midland Regional Limited, the East Midlands-based airline which operates as flybmi, has today announced that […]

EXTENDED TO MAY 2019: Get £50 off £100 spend at Amazon with Amazon Business

UPDATE Feb 2018:  This offer has been extended to 14th May 2019 as you will see if you click the ‘Terms & Conditions’ link below.  You are still OK to sign up and get your £50 Amazon voucher! This is your last chance to take […]

Important dates for your diary – offers about to close which you shouldn’t miss

Here is the latest edition of our fortnightly feature which summarises offers that are ending soon. It pulls together the different deals mentioned on our Avios Promos, Hotel Promos, Credit Cards and regular article pages. Deals closing soon: Today (Sunday) is the last day for […]

Book Christmas in Australia / NZ for £1,480 with Air China business class in their flash sale – plus £1,150 to Asia

It’s Chinese New Year, and Air China has rolled out its Business Class deals again.  Many European destinations are included, but from Germany there are always some especially aggressive deals. I’m not sure why Germany always gets the best offers but, year in and year out, […]

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

It is time for our regular round up of what is coming and what is going in the world of UK airline and hotel credit card sign-up deals. Our directory of the 16 main UK travel credit and charge cards can be found by clicking the […]

IT’S BACK: Get £50 off £100 spend at Amazon with Amazon Business

Back in October and December we ran a very generous promotion with Amazon Business.  For a limited period, it is now back. If you sign up, for FREE, to Amazon Business you can save £50 on your next £100 Amazon purchase.  (I know this is […]

A routing I never knew for cheap Business Class redemptions to Singapore

I did an article last April on sweet spots in the Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer frequent flyer scheme.  This was based on discussions I had with reader Andrew, a UK expat and long-term HFP reader who moved to Singapore a couple of years ago and decided to […]

Curve’s version of what happened with American Express

Following on from our coverage of Curve and its split with American Express, the blog post below was published on the Curve website on Thursday morning. As few of you will find it there by chance, I thought I would reproduce it here.  I have […]

BREAKING: Amex suspends its relationship with Curve Card, just 36 hours after functionality launched

(EDIT:  Curve has now published a lengthy blog post explaining how the split with American Express occurred.  I copied it into a separate article here.) Here’s something I didn’t see coming.  After launching with much fanfare on Monday, American Express suspended its relationship with Curve […]

Reminder: Get exclusive benefits on luxury hotel bookings via Head for Points

I wanted to give our luxury hotel booking service another mention today in case you have started to make your holiday plans for 2019.  Since I launched this service 22 months ago with Emyr Thomas of Bon Vivant, the feedback from Head for Points readers has […]

Important dates for your diary – offers about to close which you shouldn’t miss

Here is the latest edition of our fortnightly feature which summarises offers that are ending soon. It pulls together the different deals mentioned on our Avios Promos, Hotel Promos, Credit Cards and regular article pages. The first month of 2019 is coming to an end […]

Manchester Airport opening a private terminal with ‘drive to plane’ – and anyone can use it!

Manchester Airport has an excellent route network, but even its biggest supporters have to admit that the passenger experience is dire at best.  Even the lounges are a mess. Things are changing.  A new pier is under construction, which will include a swanky new Virgin […]

N26 review: we look at their new metal card. Do the benefits stack up?

This is our updated review of N26, the online bank, focusing on its new metal premium card. You will be reading quite a bit about metal payment cards on Head for Points over the next couple of weeks.  Metal credit and debit cards have been […]

Important dates for your diary – offers about to close which you shouldn’t miss

Here is the latest edition of our fortnightly feature (although we skipped a week due to the quiet New Year period) which summarises offers that are ending soon. It pulls together the different deals mentioned on our Avios Promos, Hotel Promos, Credit Cards and regular article […]

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