Money Saving

Three Ways To Save Money On Gifts For Your Loved Ones

Debz Aiken | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Debz Aiken

It might be a tad too soon to utter the C word, but truth is that December isn't that far away and we need to start preparing. Not only that, but throughout the year we have to buy presents for different people so it's always good to know how to save money on these as much as possible.

Why You Shouldn't Go On A Money Diet To Achieve Financial Freedom

Kalpana Fitzpatrick | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK
Kalpana Fitzpatrick

There seems to be a lot of talk about dieting this month - and it's not just about bulging waistlines, but also because of squeezed household budgets.

UK Families Are Throwing Away £3.2bn Of Food Each Month

Simon Greenwood-Haigh | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Greenwood-Haigh

Education needs to account for some of the solution and food activists Jamie Oliver and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall are pushing the agenda by launching a War on Waste and bringing Wonky Veg to the fore. We need to re-define what is meant by waste or 'not fit for human consumption'.

Leave The Kids Out Of The 'Pink Tax'

Kalpana Fitzpatrick | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kalpana Fitzpatrick

I guess there will be a number of circumstances where I will not be able to avoid the so called pink tax, but I know that women certainly need to be weary of the pink packaging. Don't be fooled.

Aldi Are Cornering The Student Market With Amazing New Offer

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Scrimping students rejoice! Discount supermarket Aldi are rolling out a plan to give free bus rides to university students. The free shuttles alrea...

Five Tips to Haggle a Discount

Sandi Mann | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK
Sandi Mann

Whilst traditionally, we Brits have always been wary of negotiating over cost, it seems that a minority of us are now cottoning onto something that psychologists have long known; that most things are negotiable.

Which Supermarket Is Offering The Cheapest Christmas Dinner?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Morrisons is bringing the affordable festive cheer this year and has been crowned the cheapest supermarket to buy a Christmas lunch. According to r...

No One Has a Clue What They Pay for Mobile and Broadband

Marie-Louise Abretti | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Tech
Marie-Louise Abretti

If you pay your monthly bills by direct debit, chances are you'll be guilty of rarely (to never!) checking how much leaves your account each month. You just pay it. And that means you probably haven't the foggiest whether you're paying for what you actually use.

Are Drug Coupons a Valid Way of Saving Money?

Daley James Francis | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Daley James Francis

Households all over the world are looking for as many ways as possible to save a little extra cash. We're told every five minutes that the recession i...

Money Tips for the New Financial Year

Zahra Razavi | Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

Everybody is looking to maximise earnings and minimise spending in order to have that little bit more to spend on the treats life has to offer. As we enter the new financial year, here are five top money tips to help you on your way.

Halloween Costumes: Done Cheap and Done Well

Sammy Sultan | Posted 01.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sammy Sultan

Last night, as others around the country dressed up as scary vampires and skeletons, I dressed up as my mum. Had it not been for my facial hair, which I decided to keep now we have entered 'Movember,' I would have been a dead ringer for Tracey, 52.

Hate Crimes Against Disabled People 'Up By A Third'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK

Hate crimes against disabled people in England, Wales and Northern Ireland went up by 33% in 2011, figures have shown. More than 2,000 crimes took ...

Give Up Smoking, Bank An Extra £2,500 A Year

PA | Posted 27.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

A 20-a-day smoker could save at least £2,500 a year and improve their health by giving up cigarettes, according to an anti-smoking charity. ...

Want to Get Your Christmas Shopping Done Without Breaking the Bank This Year?

Liane Dietrich | Posted 28.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Liane Dietrich

Having worked in the ecommerce industry for over a decade now, I am constantly surprised by the ingenious ways you can save money, from voucher codes offering percentage savings to using price comparison websites to make sure you're going to the best-value stores on the high street.

New Couples Wait 39 Days Before ‘Discount Dating’

Posted 12.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

It would seem the economic climate has turned us into a nation of 'discount daters' with nine out of ten Brits saying they approve of using money-savi...