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Ways to Decorate on a Budget - Our Tips and Tricks


Decorating can be expensive and often we will put off doing this knowing the costs. If you’ve just moved house that’s expensive enough and the decorating goes to the bottom of the pile. We’ve brought you some tips on cheaper ways to decorate and change up your decor, without breaking your budget.

Bad Money Habits That Rob You Blind!

BudgetsAre you forever falling into bad money habits? Could you be saving money instead of spending it? Drop these bad habits, enhance your finances and get back on track. Read our top tips on how to combat these habits for good!

How To: Vegetarian Food on a Budget

Seasonal Vegetables

Whether you’re a student, a parent on a tight budget, or just trying to save money, a vegetarian diet can be a money-saver - as well as (maybe) providing you with the start to a healthy and varied lifestyle? We’ve brought you some tips on eating vegetarian food on a budget.

Free Dating Sites - The Good, Bad & *Ugly*

Call Me DatingOnline dating is becoming more and more popular and one in four people now meet their respective partners online. With so many free dating sites out there it is hard to sort the good from the bad. We are hoping the tips in this post will help you start you on your way...

Review - TheBookPeople - A Worthy Alternative to Amazon?

The Book People - Alternative to Amazon?There are so many children's books on the market now, and they're all so good - but which ones will you and your child want to read over and over?

Which books will capture your childs imagination and help them to learn simple lessons? 

And finally, where should you get them from?  Is Amazon always the answer - or should you consider  Here is our verdict...

Savings = Sex Appeal & Happiness?

SavingsResearch suggests that savings have a direct impact on an individual’s mood and can even be the 'secret to happiness'. Do you agree? We’ve brought you some reasons why we think Savings = Sex appeal and happiness and some tips thrown in on how you can stick to your budget...

Cheap Gardening Tips - The Ultimate Guide

Garden ToolGardening can be expensive when you take into account the cost of tools, plants and labour if you’re getting help - but it can all be done on a budget. Here are our top tips for trimming down that gardening bill and helping you save money.

How to get Freebies, but Avoid the Scams!

FreebiesEveryone loves a freebie but often there can be hidden terms and conditions and all sorts of scams on the internet these days - so we always recommend that you are careful. We’ve brought you some tips to ensure your ‘freebie’ doesn’t end up costing you and how you can actually get your hands on some reliable free products!

Review - Approved Food - Is Money To Be Saved?

Approved Food ProductsHow many of us will eat food in your cupboard that is past its best before date? You know its still perfectly fine to eat, especially when it comes down to crisps and bolognese sauce. But high Street stores will bin anything that is past its best before date.

Approved foods sell all of these kinds of products at a reduced price. We wanted to see their service for ourselves as we always want to save money on material products, so could we do the same with food?  Here is our verdict.

Halloween on a Budget

Halloween Party GamesHalloween is a time for pumpkins, sweets and Trick-or-Treaters. It’s a time where we are all tempted to spend money on all of the seasonal items available in stores but these purchases can all add up. Don’t let Halloween break your budget, read our top tips so you can save money this Halloween.


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