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  • Supermarket shopping do's and dont's

    Supermarket shopping do’s and dont’s

    No, we’re not talking about where to park, but how to make the most of your food budget. Supermarkets invest many thousands of hours and shed loads of cash in devising ways to get us to spend more in store. To avoid falling prey to their clever marketing ploys, you need to keep your wits

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    DIY money saving tips

    DIY money saving tips

    We all know that dabbling in DIY can save you £££, compared with paying for a tradesperson. But did you know that HOW you DIY can save you money too? Smart home improvement enthusiasts know the tricks of the Do-It-Yourself trade. We’ve compiled our Top 5 Tips from their bank of knowledge here for you.

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    Frugal living tips

    Frugal living tips

    Maybe you’re trying to save for a magical holiday, pay off some debts, are spending more than you earn or are looking to build up some savings. Or maybe you’re just tight with money. Whatever your reasons for trying to save some cash, frugal living can definitely help. Like everything else in life, you get

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    How to be green on a budget

    How to be green on a budget

    Saving the planet is a fantastic concept, but when cash is in short supply our focus shifts to the detail of day-to-day living. It can feel like a challenge, simply getting through each week with food on the table and the bills all paid – the planet can wait! But deep down we all know

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    tips for car booting

    Tips for Car Booting

    The spring is well upon us and after all that spring cleaning we can often find we have a surplus of stuff we no longer really want or use. With the car boot season having sparked into action what better way of earning a bit of cash and letting your stuff go to a good

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    Is technology making us lazy

    Is technology making us lazy

    There’s no doubt that technology has made life easier. It’s not difficult to see how advances in technology have made everything from getting around to household chores more simple and less time consuming. But do we rely too much on technology nowadays and has it made us lazy? Housework Automatic washing machines, dishwashers and fridge

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