NEW: Earn Avios, and a BA upgrade voucher, with Barclays Avios Rewards from Barclays Premier

Written by Rob Burgess @ Head for Points

Details of the Barclays Premier Banking and British Airways partnership are finally here. It is the only way to earn Avios from a UK current account. If you are an existing Barclays Premier or Barclays Wealth customer, Barclays is rolling out the new partnership over the coming weeks. Some Premier Banking and personal Wealth customers have the opportunity to join from today.

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IHG Rewards Resolves Member’s Ambassador Dispute (Frozen Account with 628K Points)

Written by John Ollila @ LoyaltyLobby

Last week, we received an email from a reader who had an issue with the IHG Rewards and Ambassador program that resulted in his account close to 628K frozen (read more here). Remember to send us your questions and comments by email, and Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. We’ll try to cover them here several times a week. You can […]

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How to use Avios points for domestic Japanese flights – with no tax

Written by Rob Burgess @ Head for Points

We’ve run this article by HfP reader Ricardo before.  However, it contains valuable advice for anyone planning a trip to Japan and I like to re-run it every 18 months or so for the benefit of new readers or for people who didn’t have Japan on their radar when it originally ran. Over to you […]

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Is it still worth using Amex points for Club Eurostar redemptions?

Written by Rob Burgess @ Head for Points

Since Avios and Nectar became partners, there have been a few casualties.  Many of these were amongst American Express Membership Rewards redemption partners, because their redemptions no longer make any sense. To remind you …. 1 American Express Membership Rewards point transfers into ….. 1 British Airways Avios, which since 21st January transfers into (via […]

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