To Thrift or not to thrift? That is the question…

Over the last 6 months or so I have been on a little bit of a mental journey when it comes to thriftiness, and although I have (just about) managed to keep my instagram ticking over, I have really neglected sharing my thoughts on here. Anybody who knows me, or who follows my instagram will be well aware […]

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Getting paid to shop: Volume 1

Today’s volume of getting paid to shop, I want to talk about caskback and how you can get paid to purchase items you would be buying anyway, be it houmous or holidays – almost anything you buy online is elligable for cashback . I’m going to take a look at 3 easy sites that will pay you […]

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Duty free shopping, Is it really worth it?

With many of us travelling over this period, I thought this would be a good topic to touch on. Now to be clear, I write this post from a firmly T total perspective, as I have no idea really about what a good deal is on booze and tobacco as I have no experience of […]

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How to crack sale shopping: 5 top tips

This is on of my favourite times of year, and not because I get to eat lots or i’m thinking about what I will get under the tree. It’s sale season! Now, before you go mad with your January pay packet, firstly read my post which explains how not to be broke in January. If it’s […]

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Why I travel 100 miles for a haircut

I’ve now been living in London for nearly 7 years, and out of the estimated 28 haircuts I’ve probably had in that time (based on my 3/4 month average!) , I can count on a few fingers how many of them were done here in the capital. This week I again find myself making that […]

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Reverse season shopping: £85 of clothes for £23

The run up to Christmas seems like a bizarre time to be thinking about bikinis and denim shorts, that is unless your Christmas is going to be spent in Oz or the Caribbean. But, if you get into the swing of reverse season shopping, it can really save you a lot on money. Around this time […]

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Why you should get FREE Amazon prime TODAY

Not all subscriptions are all they are cracked up to be, and many are really not worth what you pay out for them if you consider what you get for your money vs how much you use the service. I would probably, for me – include Amazon prime in this category. I just don’t buy […]

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