Tag Archives: saving

Looks can be deceptive

Our first house was very small. Space was therefore limited, and when it came to buying a suite for the lounge, I knew exactly what I wanted, and more importantly, what would fit. I’d seen a corner suite reduced in … Continue reading

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In for a Penny……

I saw a headline in the news this week that they are thinking of doing away with our Penny. My first thought was that things priced at 99p would go up to £1 as no-one would be able to give … Continue reading

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Truly Frugal

Not so long ago, a market trader announced that after the necessary costs and deductions for his stall and having put in an 80 hour week, he was lucky to have £50 a week to live on. In response, a … Continue reading

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