Save Money On Days Out In London With Living Social

Posted on April 1st, 2013 in Cheap Days Out In London,Money Saving Tips by Stephanie

Save Money On Days Out In London With Living Social

Living Social is a daily deals site, similar to Groupon (for information on Groupon see my Groupon post). Every day new activity and product deals are added to the site which is on average 50% of the usual price. Past deals have included 56% of a £15 voucher which can be spent on anything at Marks and Spencer, 50% off 2 cinema tickets for any movie at any time in any Cineworld across the UK and £9 entry to Zoo Lates at ZSL London Zoo! Currently you can get £14 entry to Ripley’s Believe It Or Not museum (saving of £12), Champagne Afternoon Tea For Two at the Hilton London Hyde Park for £25, 50% off skating at Alexandra Palace Ice Rink and plenty more deals on days out in London and in the UK! For more information, visit the Living Social website.

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Save Money On Your Groceries With MySupermarket

Posted on October 18th, 2012 in Money Saving Tips by Stephanie

MySupermarket is a supermarket comparison site that helps you to shop, compare and get the best possible price for your grocery shopping. You could cut around 35% off your bill at Tesco, ASDA, Sainsburys, Ocado and other big grocery and health & beauty stores in the UK. The website automatically checks what is in your trolley and recommends swapping some items for others that are better for your budget and even recommends lower calorie options!

MySupermarket is very user friendly and free to use and with the way the economy is currently in the UK, saving money on everyday necessities can leave you with some extra cash for Christmas coming up! For more details, visit the MySupermarket website here.

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Wanted: iPhone 4S Testers

Posted on August 23rd, 2012 in Freebies,Making Money,Money Saving Tips,Offers by Stephanie

Product Testing UK are currently looking for product testers to test out some new features of the iPhone 4S. If you are selected as a product tester you will be sent a brand new Apple iPhone 4S to test for 7 days and then you get to keep it afterwards! This is a great offer if you are looking to get a new phone or you can even sell it to make some extra money. For further details visit the Product Testing website.

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Save Money By Comparing Car Insurance Online

Posted on June 11th, 2012 in Money Saving Tips by Stephanie

Save Money By Comparing Car Insurance Online
Owning a car can be expensive especially with costs adding up for petrol, road tax and car insurance. With petrol prices and road tax continually on the rise it is worth comparing car insurance quotes and shopping around for the best deal where you can potentially make savings of hundreds of pounds on your current insurer. Nowadays it is very easy to compare car insurance online by using comparison sites such as Tesco Compare where you can compare deals from a wide range of insurance companies. It’s quick and easy to use as well as a free service. As an added bonus, if you have a Tesco clubcard you may be able to claim points for the money you spend on car insurance.

Buying car insurance online is generally cheaper as many insurers offer a discount to customers who buy their insurance online because the applications are cheaper to process. It is also a good idea to pay for your policy up front in full rather than in monthly instalments as this can add up to be more expensive because of interest charges and administration fees.

When comparing car insurance using a comparison site, you usually have to fill in a short form asking questions about your car and road history before receiving your quotes. It is worth bearing in mind that certain factors such as having a car alarm, tracking device and immobilizer fitted can get you cheaper car insurance quotes. Low mileage on your car also usually leads to a low premium because if you are just using your car for social use and not for commuting to work on busy motorways during rush hour or using it for business purposes, you are statistically less likely to be involved in an accident.

Being a careful driver with no motoring convictions also cuts down the cost of cover. The greater the number of years that you haven’t made an insurance claim, the higher the discount you get. After five consecutive claim-free years you can get a discount of around 50% off your premium. Therefore if you have a minor accident, it will usually work out cheaper to pay for the repairs yourself to protect your no claims discount.

Another way to help cut down the cost of cover is to keep your car parked safely in a locked garage or secure car park as this means that your car is more secure and less likely to be stolen.

Also if your car is modified in any way or you are thinking about customising your car, you might want to think twice about this as it can increase the price of your premium.

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£5 Odeon Cinema Tickets – Until The 27th May On Groupon!

Posted on May 16th, 2012 in Cheap Days Out In London,Money Saving Tips,Offers,Places To Visit by Stephanie

Odeon Cinemas £5 Tickets

Groupon are having a special offer until the 27th May, £5 cinema tickets for Odeon cinemas nationwide! Tickets are valid 7 days a week and can be used anytime until the 20th June 2012. Tickets for Odeon cinemas in London are £6 which means savings of around 50%! To get your £5 cinema tickets, visit the Groupon website here.

For more information on Groupon, see my Groupon post.


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