Shopping

Five easy ways to cut your supermarket spend

The best way to save at the supermarket isn’t to be overly fussed by loyalty card or price match schemes. Use them if you’re shopping anyway, but don’t make a special trip.

Deal of the Week: Free finger lickin’ chicken wings at KFC plus free fries on Fridays

Friday, 18 August 2017 | News

Fans of the Colonel are in for a treat as this week’s ‘finger lickin’ good’ deal involves two free chicken wings, plus free fries every Friday.

Tesco axes 5p carrier bags, introducing new 10p bag

Tuesday, 08 August 2017 | News

Tesco is replacing its 5p single-use bags with a new ‘Bag for Life’ priced at 10p on 28 August.

New pound coin 'yet to be forged'

Friday, 28 July 2017 | News

The new £1 coin has been declared the most secure form of currency in the world after being in circulation for four months.

A third of Moneywise users don’t trust contactless payments

Friday, 28 July 2017 | News

Over a third (36%) of Moneywise.co.uk users avoid using contactless payment technology as they don’t trust it, our latest poll results reveal.

(Not so) Funny money: Over 2,500 consumer goods hit by ‘shrinkflation’

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 | News

Shoppers’ suspicions have been confirmed by new figures, which reveal consumer goods – in particular food and drink – really are shrinking in size but remaining the same price.

Deal of the Week: Get two pizzas or two cinema tickets for £5 worth of Nectar points

Friday, 21 July 2017 | News

Shoppers with a Nectar loyalty card can swap 1,000 points for either two pizzas or two cinema tickets until 8 August as part of the brand’s ‘Summer Rewards’.  

eBay set to launch price match guarantee

Friday, 14 July 2017 | News

Shoppers searching for good value online could be in for a treat as e-tailer eBay is set to launch a new price matching service for over 20,000 products.

Funny money: Even God accepts contactless cards now

Monday, 03 July 2017 | News

The Church of England has launched a trial which will allow worshippers to donate using their contactless credit and debit cards.

Deal of the week: save £20 on Amazon Prime membership

Friday, 30 June 2017 | News

New customers can get one year’s Amazon Prime membership for £59, if they sign up before 3 July 2017.

Google hit with £2.1bn fine over anti-competitive shopping service

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 | News

Search engine Google has been hit with a £2.1 billion fine for stifling competition and excessively promoting its own shopping service.