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Collect Avios On All Your Christmas Shopping – And Book Aer Lingus Flights in the January Sales!

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With triple Avios via the AerClub eStore, bonus Avios from Appleby and SuperValu, as well as Avios from Kildare Village – you can collect Avios on all your Christmas shopping this year!

 

I know you must be spending small fortunes on Christmas shopping right now – so why not get something back in return? Collect Avios on all your Christmas shopping when you shop online, or in stores, and then use Pay with Avios to part-pay for Aer Lingus flights in the January sales!

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Many of you already know that I am a big fan of Avios. I have been collecting them for a few years now, and have accumulated most of my points from shopping. Believe me when I tell you, Christmas shopping is the best and quickest way to boost your Avios balance!

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Eight stores are offering triple Avios when you shop via the AerClub eStore, and another 100 are offering double Avios. To put that into perspective, if you spend €100 (excl vat or delivery charges) online in Arnotts, Brown Thomas, Marks & Spencer or Lifestyle Sports before the 22nd of December, you will receive 1200 Avios! It really is that simple to collect Avios on all your Christmas shopping! 

Collect Avios On All Your Christmas Shopping

And it’s not just department stores that have great Avios promotions. Looking for a new iPad, iPhone watch or Playstation console? Both Apple and Currys are giving triple Avios right now via the AerClub eStore! 

Collect Avios On All Your Christmas Shopping

 

How to collect Avios online

Once you are logged into the AerClub eStore, you can click through to your favourite retailers and shop online in the usual way at no extra cost, but your purchases will be tracked, and your Avios account will be topped up with points. You shop in exactly the same way as you would normally shop online, but the online shops will see that you came to their website via the AerClub eStore. 

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Read: Collect Triple Avios via the AerClub eStore in Brown Thomas, Arnotts, Apple, M&S, Currys & More…

 

Collect 50% Bonus Avios in SuperValu

Dreading the annual Christmas grocery shop? Get rewarded for those long check-out queues by collecting Avios when you shop in SuperValu. You can now get a 50% bonus if you convert your Real Rewards or Money Back Vouchers to Avios before the 6th of January.

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Read: How to convert SuperValu Real Rewards to Avios

 

Collect Avios at Kildare Village

Have you seen the Enchanted Lights at Kildare Village? This magical sensory show is on daily from 4pm. I love shopping at Kildare Village at Christmas time. In fact I love shopping there at any time of year – where else can you save 60% on designer shopping? I love the Maje and Ted Baker stores, and Coach and Kate Spade always have great deals on hand bags. I usually pick up great bargains on sports gear for my kids, as Nike, Asics and Puma are all located there too. Collect 5 Avios for every €4 spent at Kildare Village.

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Read: How to Collect Avios at Kildare Village

 

Collect 2,000 Avios in Appleby Jewellers

Looking to treat your loved one? Perhaps an engagement is on the cards? With over sixty years’ experience and a worldwide reputation for creative jewellery design, Appleby has become one of the leading brands in Irish jewellery. Get 2,000 Bonus Avios on purchases of diamond jewellery or rings from Appleby Jewellers in Johnson Court – and that’s on top of the usual 1 Avios for every €1 spent in store. Offer ends 31 January 2020.  

 

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Collect 18,000 Avios when you subscribe to The Economist

Struggling to find the perfect present for the accountant, politics lover, or all round news geek? You can get a whopping 18,000 Avios if you subscribe to the The Economist before 31 January 2020. Think of how much you will save when you use Pay with Avios to part pay for Aer Lingus flights in the January sale….  

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Why collect Avios?

Once you accumulate Avios, you can use these to pay for reward flights, hotels, car hire and travel experiences. You can also use Pay with Avios to part-pay for Aer Lingus flights. So even if you have only accumulated 400 Avios, you can use these to get a discount off your next Aer Lingus flight. See my beginners guide to AerClub and how to part pay for Aer Lingus flights with Avios.

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Still haven’t joined AerClub? 

If, by any chance, you have not joined AerClub yet – now is your chance!  It is so easy to join, simply click here. By joining AerClub you will enjoy the benefits of being part of a global network of partners and you can pay for flights with Avios. You can also use Avios to pay for hotels, car hire and travel experiences.
 

 

 

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This post on how to collect Avios on all your Christmas shopping, was sponsored by Avios, but all views, as always, are my own.

 

Sarah

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10 Ways to Collect Avios

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Flying, hotel stays, car hire, online and in-store shopping, and Just Eat, these are just some of the ways to collect Avios, find out how in this post.

 

1. Collect Avios when you fly:

Collect Avios when you fly with Aer Lingus, British Airways, Flybe, Iberia, Kulula, Air Italy and Vueling.  You don’t have to be a frequent traveller to join one of their frequent flyer clubs. If you haven’t already joined, simply sign up to AerClubBritish Airways Executive ClubVueling Club or Iberia Plus to get started now.

10 ways to collect Avios

2. Collect Avios when you shop in SuperValu

Collect Avios by doing your grocery shopping in SuperValu. I have accumulated so many points this way. Simply join the SuperValu reward programme, Real Rewards, and collect points every time you shop. You can then covert your Real Rewards points and Money Back vouchers to Avios easily on-line. Watch out for special promotions to boost your Avios balance.

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10 ways to collect Avios

3. Collect Avios when you book hotels:

Booking.com, Expedia, Marriott Hotels, there are so many options to choose from. With companies like Expedia offering 7 Avios for every €1 spent, this is a great way to boost your Avios balance. Simply book a hotel using one of the Avios partners and collect Avios at the same time.

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4. Collect Avios when you shop online

Surprise, surprise, this is one of my favourite ways to collect Avios! There are over 100 stores where you can shop online and collect Avios at the same time! Simply go to AerClub eStore, click through to your favourite store and shop as usual – your purchases are tracked and you will collect Avios. Remember to go via AerClub eStore to get Avios every time you shop – it is so easy! Stores like M&S, River Island, Asos, Currys, Apple, Adidas are all partners with Avios! Once you discover this, trust me, you will never shop online any other way!

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10 ways to collect Avios

5. Collect Avios when you dine or stay at the Merrion Hotel

Cocktails, dinner or an overnight stay, whatever you choose, you can collect 2 Avios for every €1 you spend in the Merrion Hotel. Simply link your debit or credit card via Avios.ie before you go and your purchases will be tracked.

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Also, once you’ve linked your card, you’ll automatically collect Avios on all your spend on that card, with other selected Avios partners – see the full list here 

collect avios at the Merrion Hotel

6. Collect Avios when you shop in Kildare Village

Michael Kors, Samsonite, Nike, Ralph Lauren, Superdry – need I go on? There are over 100 different brands offering up to 60% off recommended retail prices in Kildare Village. And if that wasn’t good enough, you can also collect 5 Avios for every €4 you spend!

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how to collect avios at kildare village

 

7. Collect Avios with Just Eat and Odeon Cinemas

Fancy a take-away or a trip to the movies? You can collect 10 Avios for every €1 spent in both Just Eat and Odeon Cinemas. Read my blog post to find out more.

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8. Collect Avios when you book car-hire

Simply book your car hire with Avis, enter your Avios / AerClub membership number under the ‘driver details’ and collect 3 Avios for every £1 you spend!

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collect avios with Avis

9. Collect Avios when you shop in Appleby Jewellers

With over sixty years’ experience and a worldwide reputation for creative jewellery design, Appleby has become one leading brands in Irish jewellery. Simply quote your AerClub or British Airways Executive Club membership details at the time of purchase and collect up to 5 Avios for every €1 spent.

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collect Avios with Appleby

10. Collect Avios when you book travel experiences.

Viator, a Tripadvisor company, are specialists in worldwide travel experiences. Whether you want to take a helicopter ride over the Grand Canyon, swim with sharks in South Africa or skydive in Sydney – you can book them all through Viator and collect 7 Avios for every €1 you spend!

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10 ways to collect Avios

 

Still haven’t joined Avios?

For those of you who haven’t yet joined Avios, the easiest way to do it is to sign up to Aer Lingus’ frequent flyer club, AerClub.  Simply click here to join, it couldn’t be easier!

 

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This post was sponsored by Avios, but all views, as always, are my own.

 

Sarah

The Travel Expert

 

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