How to earn and spend Nectar points with Sainsburys

Nectar is key partner with Sainsburys and you can redeem Nectar points for money off your shopping. You can also earn Nectar points at Sainsburys - although at a reduced rate compared to what was originally available - and these can still be generous during special offer periods. These articles explain how the Nectar and Sainsburys partnership works. Sign up to our FREE email list to receive new articles directly.

Don't forget that you can earn 20,000 FREE Nectar points by signing up for the American Express Nectar credit card. This is free for the first year and you can cancel it for before the £25 fee for the second year comes along.

Bits: Get 5% off your ski holiday, Win 10,000 Nectar points at Sainsbury’s

News in brief: SNO promo code – save 5% off your next ski holiday With the winter ski season now well underway, we wanted to remind you that ski operator SNO is still offering an exclusive 5% discount to Shopper Points readers. Now the Christmas […]

10x Nectar points on fruits and vegetables

Is it too late to wish you all a Happy New Year? I always find it difficult to figure out when to stop saying it. First week of January should be fine, though? We’ve taken a bit of a longer break here at Shopper Points […]

Nectar Christmas Double Up has returned – Exchange your Nectar points online now

Nectar and Sainsbury’s have launched their Christmas Double Up promotion. This year you can either exchange your Nectar points for Double Up vouchers in store or online. From now until 4th November you can exchange your Nectar points for Double Up voucher online here. Vouchers […]

Nectar Swipe and Win this weekend – guaranteed bonus points!

Swipe and Win is back. Sainsbury’s ‘you can’t lose’ prize draw will run all weekend. So make sure you’ve got your Nectar card in your wallet when you go shopping (I must confess that mine isn’t always in my wallet and I’ve had to order […]

Double Nectar points this weekend – If England wins

Sainsbury’s has launched a promotion to celebrate England’s success during this years World cup (I do not want to talk about Germany’s performance!) If you shop with Sainsbury’s today or tomorrow and England wins against Sweden, your earned Nectar points will be doubled up. How […]

96 hour Travel Money Rate Sale at Sainsbury’s Bank – 48 hours left

Just in time for the Summer holidays, Sainsbury’s Bank has launched another Travel Money Sale. For 96 hours only (of which 48 hours have already gone!) you can purchase foreign currencies at discounted rates with 0% commission. This offer is only available online and by […]

Maybe targeted – 5 x Nectar points with Father’s Day gift sets at Sainsbury’s

I really hope this offer is not targeted. I also hope that Sainsbury’s will release more bonus points offers in store and online in the future. Until 17th June you can get 5 x Nectar points with Father’s Day gift sets – if you can […]

Get 5000 Nectar points (with a catch) when you take out the (free) Sainsburys credit card

Sainsbury’s Bank has three different Nectar-earning MasterCard cards. Most of the time, we don’t think much of them here at Shopper Points when looked at purely from a points earning perspective. One version offers a low rate on balance transfers, one version has a low […]

Happy Bank Holiday Weekend – Earn 10 x Nectar points on pretty much everything.

Happy Friday and Hello long weekend! Hope you all got nice plans for this Bank Holiday Weekend. If not, you could go and earn some bonus Nectar points. From tomorrow Saturday 26th May until Monday 28th May everyone will get 10 x Nectar points on […]