How to save money on tickets as the lockdown is easing

How to save money on tickets as the lockdown is easing

The weather is improving, lockdown is easing and after months of staying at home, many of us are raring to get out and about. For families in England, half-term has arrived but even if you haven’t got children to entertain, you may be considering a day trip or two over the next few weeks. If you want to treat yourselves to a trip to a paid-for attraction, the good news is that you may not have to shell out for the advertised fee – there are a range of vouchers and offers you can use to cut the cost. Money […]

Best student discounts in the UK

Best student discounts in the UK

We all thought we’d see the sterling pound drop after the whole Brexit conundrum — how wrong we were! Today, it’s still one of the world’s strongest currencies, higher than the euro. So let’s call a spade a spade: studying and living in the UK is getting more expensive by the day. Yet, half a million students continue to flock to the UK every year for higher education. They’ve survived, thrived and some even made a pretty penny on the side, by taking on freelance work, tutoring, or writing. Now, things are a little tougher in the middle of a pandemic, but you too can […]

Experts warn that Black Friday products are not as cheap as imagined

Experts warn that Black Friday products are not as cheap as imagined

Although many British businesses want to use Black Friday to boost their sales performance, some companies, such as Next, M&S, Wilko and B&M, will not participate in Black Friday promotion. They told the BBC that they hope to change people’s consumption habits and pass on the idea that they will provide cheap and high-quality products throughout the year. Simultaneously, some consumer experts warned that Black Friday products are not as cheap as imagined. Consumer organization Which? compared the prices of 219 popular home furnishings and technology products in the first six months and the last six months of the Black […]