How to earn more Nectar points

Nectar points receive a lot of coverage on Shopper Points. A lot of special offers for earning Nectar points are targetted and not open to everyone, but we keep our eyes open for great Nectar offers to earn points which are available to most people. 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.

Get 500 bonus Nectar points when you send a parcel with DHL this December

Nectar and DHL have brought back its Christmas offer for non DHL account holder. You will get 500 bonus Nectar points when sending a parcel this December. DHL has many local pick-up points, including most Ryman shops, Robert Dyas, some WH Smith branches etc so […]

Get 250 free Nectar points with the Argos newsletter

Nectar and Argos are giving you 250 free Nectar points when you sign up to the Argos newsletter. This is a really good offer as you don’t have to purchase anything to receive free Nectar points. 250 Nectar points are worth at least £1.25 and […]

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 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 […]

Get 7,500 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 […]

Quadruple Nectar Points at Papa John’s

Love Pizza? Love Nectar Points? Nectar and Papa John have teamed up offering Nectar card holders quadruple Nectar points. That is 4 points per £1. Ehm, maybe I should have chosen a different image because now I want Pizza! If you want to get 4 […]

Redeem 1,000 Nectar points for a Vue cinema ticket – extended?

Nectar and Vue have been running a promotion for a few weeks letting you exchange 1,000 Nectar points for a cinema ticket. We didn’t cover this offer on Shopper Points, as Nectar had sent out a number of emails – plus we didn’t think the […]

Possibly Targeted: Earn 5 x Nectar points (10 per £1) when you donate your used goods to Oxfam

Until we moved a few years ago, we had an Oxfam shop at the top of our road (photo below). We often used to drop off second hand items there, especially as our children grew. Oxfam has an excellent scheme called ‘tag your bag’ which […]