Spending online via cashback sites to earn airmiles

By | August 24th, 2015|Airmiles|

I've touched on this briefly in other airmiles related posts, but I thought it was about time I went into a touch more detail and showed you a working example. So for a while now I've been shopping online as opposed to visiting stores in person and walking up to the till to pay.  One [...]

My 2x upgrades to Premium Economy for £55

By | August 13th, 2015|Airmiles|

It may have taken a little over 2 and a half years to achieve, but 2x upgrades from Economy to Premium Economy for just £55.00 is none to shabby I reckon.  Agreed? Now just so we’re clear, I haven’t actually taken the Premium Economy flights yet, but they’re in the bank so to speak, earned [...]

Maximising cashback, points and airmiles from online bookings

By | March 26th, 2015|Airmiles, Budget Travel|

Its rare I buy travel these days without ... a) shopping around for the best deal b) trying to get some form of cashback c) using a points earning credit card to pay It is with the above in mind that I have come to use a kind of 2 (or 3) step system when [...]

Playing the airmiles game with Tesco and Virgin – working example

By | May 21st, 2014|Airmiles, Budget Travel|

This post comes to you with a massive, huge, great, enormous tip of the hat to a gent names Raffles over at www.headforpoints.com , a travel site I included in my top 10 to read in 2014.  In short, Raffles and his airmiles expertise just saved me around £40.00, which is not bad for 30 [...]