money saving

Shopping swaps to save money on the sly

We have something a bit different for you this week… our friends over at Save the Student have written a great article for saving money on the sly, and they’ve been kind enough to share…


Having fun for less on Halloween

With just one week to go until Halloween, have you made plans for the 31st yet? If not, don’t panic! Things have started to get spooky! Pumpkins are being carved, decorations are going up around the…


Saving money on Halloween

We’re only three days in to October, but the Halloween decorations, treats and pumpkins are already filling up the shops! That’s because this month is all about Halloween and the days leading up to the…


Celebrating apple season in the US

Did you know that it’s apple season in the US? Although apples aren’t native to America, they’re one of the most valuable fruit crops – oranges being the most valuable. The season is typically from…





Saving money on your summer vacation

Summer vacations are one of the best things about the season and the thought of them often helps us through the first half of the year! Have you got yours booked? No? Well there’s no…


Enjoying US Independence Day

Next Tuesday is one of the most patriotic holidays in the USA – it’s the United States Independence Day, which is celebrated every year on the 4th July and is always full of family, friends,…


Getting in shape on a budget

Summer is a great time for getting fit and healthy – there’s much more motivation to get out and about when the weather is warmer and the days are longer. The temptation to stay inside…