What is the best way to spend Nectar points?

Nectar points receive a lot of coverage on Shopper Points. Nectar can be frustrating to spend for many people, but if you look closely there are nuggets of value. We help you answer the question 'How can I spend my Nectar points?'. It is possible to get 2p per point at times, compared to the usual 0.5p, if you know where to look. 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.

Limited Time – Caffe Nero Nectar redemption 400 points for two drinks!

We’ve discussed in previous posts that Caffe Nero is one of the better Nectar redemption partners. For 350 Nectar points you can get a: Caffè Latte Cappuccino Espresso Macchiato Americano Hot Chocolate Mocha Flat White Tea Frappe Milkshake Frappe Latte Frappe Crème Fruit Booster Italian […]

Sainsburys is paid £100m to take control of Nectar by its Canadian owner

Sainsbury’s has taken over control of Nectar from its Canadian owner Aimia. Over the last few years Nectar has lost partner after partner, with Homebase and British Gas the latest to exit.  If Sainsbury’s had walked away then Nectar would, literally, be worthless.  I think […]

Another redemption partner gone – Photobox has left Nectar

A while ago I ran a series of Nectar redemption reviews looking at those redemptions that give you a little bit more than the usual 0.5p per point. I kicked off the series with Photobox, which was not the best value you can get for […]

Nectar Christmas Double Up is here

Nectar and Sainsbury’s have launched their Christmas Double Up promotion. Until 21st November you can exchange your Nectar points for Double Up vouchers. You can exchange up to a maximum of 4000 Nectar Points which usually gets you a £20 voucher but during the Double […]

Reviews of Nectar redemptions worth more than 0.5p per point – Pizza Express

When redeeming your Nectar points, you are most likely to get just 0.5p per point which means you might as well use them to knock a couple of Pounds of your Sainsbury’s shop. There are, however, a few Nectar redemptions which claim to offer more […]

Reviews of Nectar redemptions worth more than 0.5p per point – starting with Photobox

(You can now no longer redeem Nectar points for Photobox credit) Let’s face it: Tesco’s Clubcard is way more fun than Nectar! The reason for this is that the value of one point depends on how you use it. If you spend your points at […]

easyJet no longer a Nectar redemption partner

And another Nectar partnership is about to end. We wrote recently about the end of one part of the Nectar / easyJet partnership. easyJet had been removed from the Nectar eshop and Nectar card holders were no longer able to earn Nectar points when booking […]

Don’t forget to use your Nectar Summer Rewards vouchers!!

Tomorrow is the last day to use your Nectar Summer Rewards vouchers! As it would be a shame for any vouchers to expire before being used, I wanted to write this reminder. Until 8th August you were able to exchange 1,000 Nectar points for either […]

No more Nectar points when booking easyJet flights

easyJet is no longer available in Nectar’s eshop. For a long time easyJet has been one of Nectar’s earning and spending partners. For every £1 you spend on easyJet you would earn 1 Nectar point, which is equivalent to 0.5% cashback.  When redeeming, for every […]