Lloyds Avios Rewards credit card

The Lloyds Avios Rewards credit card is no longer available to new customers. My old review of the Lloyds Avios Rewards card is here.

Has Lloyds closed your Avios Rewards Amex card – and imposed FX fees – without telling you?

The HFP comments section has been filled over the weekend with people who are confused about what has happened to their Lloyds Avios Rewards American Express card in the last few days. As we covered in the past, Lloyds Bank is in the process of […]

Lloyds Avios vouchers not valid on Zone 3 redemptions

EDIT: Ignore this article – BA has now fixed the problem. Yesterday I published an update on BA’s roll-out of ‘zero taxes’ Avios redemptions on short-haul. At present this has only been rolled out to Zone 3 routes which traditionally require 10,000 Avios each-way in […]

If you got the letter closing your Lloyds Avios Rewards Amex card, what should you do?

After a bit of a lull, Lloyds Bank has sent out what is probably the final batch of letters to holders of the legacy Lloyds Avios Rewards credit cards.  The cards close 60 days after your letter was dated.   The Lloyds Avios Rewards American Express […]

‘Miles and points’ for the solo traveller – should you have a different collection strategy?

How should your miles and points collecting change if you are a solo traveller?  I thought it was worth updating this article which I originally ran in 2013 in the light of the loss of the Lloyds Avios Rewards credit card upgrade voucher and the […]

Avios confirms that you can keep your 2nd Lloyds upgrade voucher

On Friday we explained how many Lloyds Avios Rewards cardholders had unexpectedly received a 2nd annual upgrade voucher in their avios.com account.  Click here for that story. Avios has now made a statement on social media about this. The bad news is: it was a […]

Has a 2nd Lloyds Avios Rewards upgrade voucher appeared in your account?

I’ve had numerous emails from readers in recent days who have found a new upgrade voucher appearing in their avios.com account courtesy of their Lloyds Avios Rewards credit card.   If you didn’t get an email telling you it was there, it is worth checking anyway.  […]

What are the best credit card sign-up deals for October? – plus a 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 cards can be found by clicking the ‘Credit Cards’ […]

What are the best credit card sign-up deals for September? – plus a 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 cards can be found by clicking the ‘Credit Cards’ […]

Bits: Lloyds Choice Rewards card dropped, £50 off ANY Virgin flight, Gatwick Parking discount

News in brief: Lloyds Choice Rewards credit card being closed to existing cardholders Lloyds Bank announced last week that its existing ‘two pack’ Lloyds Duo Avios and Lloyds Avios Rewards cards are being closed.  You can read about that here and here. Lloyds is also […]

More about the changes to your Lloyds Avios Rewards credit card

Yesterday we ran an article on the changes to the Lloyds Duo Avios credit cards which were sent to cardholders on Monday. I said that I expected letters to follow to holders of the Lloyds Avios Rewards cards shortly.   I now have details of what […]

Lloyds starts to close its Duo and Avios Rewards Amex cards – what should you do?

Lloyds Bank is sending out letters to holders of the legacy Lloyds Duo Avios credit cards announcing that the cards are closing in 2-3 months time.  The exact date was not given. This is the first stage of a process.  Letters will be following to holders […]

Bits: Lloyds Avios Duo balance transfers, Opodo discount code, Carlisle Lake District airport delayed again

News in brief: Lloyds Avios Duo credit card balance transfer deal A couple of readers have been in touch about a targeted balance transfer offer they have been given by Lloyds Bank on their Lloyds Avios Duo credit card.  This card is no longer available to […]

EXCLUSIVE: Big changes coming to your Lloyds Avios Rewards credit card

I would like to claim that this story was the work of our crack team of investigative journalists, but I actually owe it to reader Jack.  He posted it in the comments on Saturday night whilst I was on the way to the Hilton Honors […]

What are the best credit card deals for March? – plus a 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. To be honest, there is more ‘going’ than ‘coming’ at the moment ….. Our directory of the 14 […]

Should you get the new Tandem Money credit card – with NO FX fees and 0.5% cashback?

How does the idea of a free credit card which has NO foreign exchange fees and pays you 0.5% cashback on all your spending sound? Tempting, I imagine, which is why we thought we would take a closer look at a new card product today […]

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