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.

Bits: Good LNER Nectar rail redemption deal, Still 5% off SNO ski holidays

News in brief: Good Nectar redemption offer with LNER If you are sitting on a stash of Nectar points, there is an interesting offer at the moment which can get you 1p per Nectar point. This is double the usual redemption rate and so well […]

No more Clubcard points from Esso and no more Nectar points from BP

As you may have seen if you saw me quoted in The Sunday Times yesterday, there is a major shift underway in petrol station loyalty, with Tesco Clubcard seeing another major blow. From June 2019, BP is withdrawing from Nectar. The company is apparently planning to […]

Nectar and Expedia to end redemption partnership – and change the earning rate

Expedia has been sending out emails informing customers of changes to the Nectar/Expedia relationship. From 15th December on you can no longer exchange your Nectar points for Expedia vouchers. You can currently not find anything about the end of the redemption partnership on the Nectar […]

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 […]

Limited Time – Caffe Nero Nectar redemption 1,000 points for five 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 […]

New Nectar redemption partner: Hopster the kids learning and entertainment app

There have been many Nectar redemption partners that left and nothing exciting has been happening for a few months. Now, Nectar has finally added a new redemption partner and it looks like you can get quite a lot for your points: Meet Hopster. Hopster is […]

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 […]