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Got Avios you won't use for flights? Swap them to Nectar before 11 March as their value is being slashed

If you collect Avios – the reward currency of the British Airways 'Executive Club' loyalty scheme – and you're planning to covert them into Nectar points, you should make the swap before Monday 11 March. From this date, the value of Avios being converted will be slashed.

27 February 2024

Swap Avios to Nectar before 16 November as the value of points is set to plummet - here's what you need to know

Avios collectors planning to convert their rewards currency into Nectar points should do so before 16 November when the value of the conversion is set to plummet.

3 November 2022

Barclaycard launches two Avios credit cards - here's how they compare to the British Airways American Express cards

Barclaycard has launched two new credit cards that give customers British Airways Avios points for every pound spent, while users can also get seat upgrades. We have the full info below, as well as analysis on whether the new cards beat similar options from American Express.

1 March 2022

British Airways glitch sparks anger as customers unable to convert Avios frequent flyer miles into Nectar points

Swathes of frustrated British Airways customers have been unable to convert their Avios frequent flyer points into Nectar rewards because of a glitch with the airline's systems, which has resulted in an outpouring of anger online.

8 December 2021

Nectar cardholders can now convert points to Avios - here's how

Nectar cardholders will be able to exchange loyalty points for Avios from next week, which they can then use to get travel-related perks. It comes after Avios ended a similar partnership with Tesco's Clubcard scheme earlier this week

25 January 2021

Got a Lloyds Avios Rewards card? Your rewards will soon be slashed

Lloyds Bank is in the process of changing its Avios Rewards credit card

9 August 2018

BA customers can now pay for seat selection using Avios

Customers will have the option to pay using Avios points for part or all of the seat selection

8 May 2018

Avios rewards programme to close - members to be transferred to the BA Executive Club

The UK Avios rewards programme is closing this summer and members are being transferred to the BA Executive Club

9 April 2018

Major Avios shake-up likely 'by the end of the year'

A major overhaul of the way Avios points are collected and redeemed could be rolled out by the end of 2018

29 March 2018

'We flew first-class to California for the price of economy'

A MoneySaving couple have saved over £14,000 using Avios points to buy two first-class return flights to San Diego

20 February 2017