BA launches a full trial of ‘£1 taxes’ Avios redemptions in the UK and Europe – but it isn’t as good as it sounds

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

It’s back.  Following a short trial in April, British Airways is rolling out ‘£1 taxes’ Avios redemptions on ALL UK and European routes for a trial period. Instead of paying £35 (Euro Traveller) or £50 (Club Europe) in taxes and charges on return short haul […]

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Which six loyalty credit cards are worth keeping for their benefits even if you never use them?

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

Typically there are three different types of travel loyalty credit cards you can apply for: Cards you get just for the sign-up bonus Cards you get primarily for the strong on-going earnings rate Cards you get but don’t use because they come with generous perks […]

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Holiday Tips 3 – how to earn Avios and get the best deals on Heathrow Airport car parking

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

With the schools breaking up, I am currently running updated versions of my annual travel planning series.  This will cover the best ways of earning or redeeming miles and points to get the best value from your Summer travel.  Part 1, on earning Avios and miles from car rentals, […]

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Holiday Tips 1 – Earning Avios and other airline miles from car rentals, and saving on insurance

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

This article looks at how to earn Avios and other airline miles from car rentals. The schools are nearly out, so  I thought it was a good time to update our ‘Holiday Tips’ series in preparation for the Summer season.   Future articles will look […]

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