All you need to know about accessing one of the UK’s food banks

The use of food banks has rocketed in the last few years as people struggle to cover their daily costs. Here's all you need to know about how food banks work, h...

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Amanda Gillam 11th May, 2018
60 years of the ONS Family Spending Survey – How Times Have Changed

Your parents and grandparents may keep telling you that things were better in the old days. But were they really? The annual ONS family spending survey uses rea...

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Amanda Gillam 3rd March, 2018
Christmas through the decades – A Retrospective

Here's our view about what defines the Christmases of previous decades - 1960s through to today. Do you agree, or was Christmas something else for you?...

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Alex Hartley 20th December, 2017
Where to shop for your Christmas & Boxing Day food and drink essentials

Spend wisely on your Christmas food and drink with our guide to the best deals in the supermarkets right now....

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Alex Hartley 11th December, 2017
With supermarket food prices rising by 5% how can you make savings?

Food prices are forecast to rise significantly in 2017 - but only if you don't make changes to what you eat and how you buy your food. Here are our top tips...

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Alex Hartley 11th December, 2016
What to do now to cut the cost of Christmas

The average cost of Christmas to a UK family is £800! But you can cut this cost if you start planning now. Don't leave things to the last moment!...

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Alex Hartley 16th November, 2016
How to eat healthily on a budget

Watching what you eat and where you buy it from can help to significantly reduce your weekly shopping bill AND improve your diet at the same time....

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Oliver Jones 25th August, 2016
How to slash your food bill by 50%

It is perfectly possible to radically slash the cost of your weekly food shop by following these top tips. The sooner you start the sooner you'll save!...

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Oliver Jones 25th May, 2016
How to have a healthy family diet on a budget

The truth is that the more convenient your food the more costly your meal will be. To save money and eat more nutritiously you need to cook creatively. And it n...

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Oliver Jones 17th November, 2015


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