How to Bag a Free Roast Dinner

How to Bag a Free Roast Dinner

Earlier this week my husband and I asked my mum if she would like to go to a local carvery for lunch and before she could reply I stated ITS…

How to Bag a Free Roast Dinner
Saving Cash on Back to School

Saving Cash on Back to School

The six-week summer holiday is almost over and parents all around the country are counting down the days until they can get some peace and quiet again – but first…

Saving Cash on Back to School
School Budget Shopping

School Budget Shopping

The school holidays are whizzing by, and at the start the thought of a whole six weeks to fill with entertaining activities seemed like an impossible mission.

School Budget Shopping
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21 Jan

Do you prefer to do your shopping online or in actual stores? We tend to prefer online shopping ourselves but the truth is that smart shoppers will do a little bit of both. That is because there are pros and cons to online shopping and there are also pros and cons to in-store shopping as evidence by a few recent…

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20 Jan

One of the most important things about living frugally is learning to talk about money. Sharing our ideas, thoughts, conflicts, tips and methods for saving money is how more and more people can embrace the frugal lifestyle. Now is your chance to really make a difference by sharing your financial thoughts with the BBC. That’s right, the BBC wants to…

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18 Jan

Believe it or not Valentine’s Day is almost here again. This is a day that is tough for a lot of frugal people to contend with. Some people feel like this is an entirely commercial holiday and they don’t want to spend any money to participate in it. Other people see it as a way to celebrate their love for…

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16 Jan

What do you think makes a great merchant? Do you look for an interesting name, an eye-catching website or just great products? Do you want something unique or something trendy? We think the best merchants have a little bit of all of those things. Here are our ten best merchants for the week beginning 11th January: 1) Totally Funky. What…

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14 Jan

Twitter is a terrific tool that you can use to make money as well as to save money. Frugal people do all that they can to stay on top of the latest money-saving trends Twitter is definitely one of those trends. Frugal people also aim to find new ways to make money because you need a steady income even if…

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13 Jan

This year we’re encouraging you to take our money-saving challenge. We’re not asking anyone to go too crazy with a severely frugal lifestyle. We are just asking you to cut back on one thing every month in order to save up approximately £750 ($1200) before the end of the year. Can you save more using our plan? Definitely! But at the very…

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12 Jan

There is a new book out for people who are interested in saving money by living frugally. The book is called Suddenly Frugal: How to Live Happier and Healthier for Less. It was written by Leah Ingram, the author of the frugality blog called Suddenly Frugal. The book combines all of her many tips from the blog and ends up as…

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10 Jan

We talk about a lot of different aspects of frugal living here on this blog. We talk about how to save money on very specific things. We talk about how to make money (even if you’re just a kid). We talk about how to learn more about frugality. But sometimes it’s important to get back to the basics. We need…

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09 Jan

We want to make sure that you always know when a hot new merchant is added to our site. The intentions behind this aren’t purely selfish. We think that by letting you in on the newest merchants we’re pointing you in the direction of some of the best deals on the web. What do you think? Here are ten of…

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07 Jan

Discount codes are so popular right now that people expect to find them for everything that they might want to buy. Everything? Yes, everything. There may even be people out there who are interested in getting a discount code to help them reduce the cost of getting a divorce. Lloyd Platt and Co. is the law firm that is kicking…

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06 Jan

We love to save a lot of money at one time. We hope that you have a savings account that you stick ten percent of every paycheck into each month. However we also believe that sometimes it’s learning to save in little ways that will really make a difference in your financial life. If you can manage to save just £60 ($100)…

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04 Jan

Let’s start the New Year off right by introducing you to some of the hottest new merchants on our site. These merchants are featured here in order to give you the best deals on items from stores you know as well as from merchants that you haven’t had the chance to “meet” yet. Here are ten of the hottest merchants…

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31 Dec

We are seeing some signs that the economic recession is lifting. Does that mean that people are going to rush out and start spending their money freely again? Of course not. There may be an increase in some of the types of items that people will buy in 2010 but for the most part we’re all going to stick to…

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29 Dec

We aim to not only bring you the best promotional codes but also to provide you with interesting, useful information and advice about how to save money. Our posts discuss the latest trends, technology and options for living frugally. Here’s a look back at 50 of the best articles that we posted here on the site in the 2009: JANUARY…

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28 Dec

You might think that merchants stop putting out great deals right about now since the Christmas season just ended and the big shopping holiday is over. You’re wrong! In fact a lot of retailers love to offer great discount codes at this time of year to encourage people to keep buying even though the shopping rush is over. As a…

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