Saving Money

Free Activities: This is How I Saved £70 in Two Days by Having a No Spend Family Weekend in Southampton

Free Activities: This is How I Saved £70 in Two Days by Having a No Spend Family Weekend in Southampton

Anytime after September, I switch into a hermit and stay indoors. I’d stay in all day if I could, but, annoyingly, my kids aren’t. I found out very quickly that when we’re out the house the kids are better behaved, even if it’s for just […]

Reverse Advent Christmas Calendar: One of Seventeen Free Things to do With Kids in December

Reverse Advent Christmas Calendar: One of Seventeen Free Things to do With Kids in December

December can be an expensive time of year with many of us looking for ways to cut back. This got us thinking about ways we could give back, yet still, have fun as a family. Recently, all us UK Money Bloggers got together and decided […]

Easy! 9 Money Saving Tips That We All Should Be Using Right Now

Easy! 9 Money Saving Tips That We All Should Be Using Right Now

Saving money doesn’t mean being boring – the cash you save can help pay for treats and fun days out with the family. Spending less and putting more into your savings may not come naturally, but there are so many different ways to save, some, […]

Natural Cleaning Tips: How to Save Money on Your Cleaning Supplies

Natural Cleaning Tips: How to Save Money on Your Cleaning Supplies

Today we are going to clean your stainless steel kitchen sink using only what you have in your kitchen cupboards, without cutting any of your cleaning power. Impossible? No way! How often should you clean your sink? The rule of thumb is: • Quick rinse/sanitisation […]

27 Things to do on a Family No-Spend Weekend

27 Things to do on a Family No-Spend Weekend

With winter right around the corner, this is a prime time to get outside and enjoy all the free activities in your local area. Recently, my family and I had our very first no-spend weekend and to be honest; it wasn’t that hard at all. […]

Keep More Money In Your Pocket: 99 Easy Ways to Save Money as a Family

Keep More Money In Your Pocket: 99 Easy Ways to Save Money as a Family

Just like when you decide to start a family, committing to saving money comes with its own drawbacks. Sometimes it’s not about making more money and working harder, but about saving the money you already have. The hard part is where to start and finding […]

Cutting your Shopping Bill in Half: 7 Tips to Help You Save £30 a Week

Cutting your Shopping Bill in Half: 7 Tips to Help You Save £30 a Week

Unless you’ve been living in a cave somewhere, you would have noticed your grocery bill slowly rising. All the basics have been hit, leaving us shoppers sandwiched anywhere between high prices and fewer wages. We’ve all been feeling the pinch, but there are a few […]

Internet Rip-Off: How to Get a Good Deal on your Broadband

Internet Rip-Off: How to Get a Good Deal on your Broadband

With soaring line rental costs and out of contract pricing, many of us are being hit hard with soaring broadband bills. Research has found that when our contract ends, 15 million of us in the UK are unintentionally paying an average of £113 a year […]

Weekly Meal Planning: How To Do It So It Saves You Time and Money

Weekly Meal Planning: How To Do It So It Saves You Time and Money

If your family is anything like mine, then by dinner time, the family have turned into a crazed pack of wolves. From schools out until bedtime, life is a mad dash between running everyone to their clubs, homework, and appointments. While there’s nothing I can […]

How to Save For Your Next Holiday as a Family

How to Save For Your Next Holiday as a Family

We all know how important it is to save money for a ‘rainy day’, but it’s equally important to put aside some money to allow us to get away (albeit temporarily) from those rainy days. The perfect holiday doesn’t come cheap though. Deciding on your […]