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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.

Bits: Avios confirms you can keep your 2nd Lloyds upgrade voucher, Hyatt drops home rentals but Marriott expands

News in brief: 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 […]

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 […]

The Lloyds Avios Rewards credit cards bite the dust (at least online) ….. what now?

The Lloyds Avios Rewards credit cards were withdrawn to new online applicants on Wednesday. Before we go on, there is one important point to make clear.  According to a statement Lloyds gave to me yesterday: “American Express is discontinuing its existing UK licensing arrangements. As […]

What are the best bonuses for LONG TERM card spending?

Many of the credit card posts on Head for Points are focused on sign-up bonuses.  Get a card, spend the minimum required to trigger the bonus, cancel the card, move on.  After a period, you can re-apply for the first card you got and claim […]

Bits: why the Lloyds Avios Amex fraud happened (probably), get lounge access via Air Canada’s Maple Leaf Club

News in brief: Is this why the Lloyds Avios Amex fraud happened? As a follow-up to my recent articles on the major fraud in the US on Lloyds Avios Rewards American Express cards, I was contacted last week by a reader who works in the […]

Are you still having issues with your Lloyds Avios Rewards Amex after the November hack?

In November, Lloyds suffered a very serious fraud issue on the American Express cards issued as part of the Lloyds Avios Rewards MasterCard and Amex double pack.  We first highlighted it on HFP and it was picked up by a lot of the national press […]

4 WEEKS TO GO: Last chance to pay your tax with a credit card – what should you use?

Time is running out to earn large chunks of very cheap airline miles and hotel points from HMRC via your credit card. As we first announced in early October (but the newspapers only caught up last weekend!), HMRC will no longer accept personal credit cards for […]

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