shopping

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.

Deal of the week: get four free Cornetto ice creams this bank holiday weekend

Friday, 26 May 2017 | News

It’s the bank holiday weekend and good weather is forecast for much of the UK. So why not celebrate the long weekend with four free Cornetto ice creams available via the Shopmium app?

How much should you spend on a wedding gift? Moneywise readers say £26 to £50

Thursday, 25 May 2017 | News

How much to give the bride and groom as a wedding gift can be a tricky decision, so our latest Moneywise poll asked how much on average people give – as an individual, not as a household.

How to get the best value on supermarket wines

Thursday, 18 May 2017 | Article

With households typically spending £4 a week on wine, it’s important to pick a bottle that offers value for money – but Moneywise research shows it’s not all about shelf price.

Easter eggs aren’t all they’re cracked-up to be for Moneywise users

Wednesday, 19 April 2017 | News

Nearly half (45%) of Moneywise.co.uk users didn’t buy any chocolate eggs for friends, family, or themselves this Easter.

Deal of the week: 15% off at Wickes this Easter

Thursday, 13 April 2017 | News

The long Easter weekend is a popular time to do DIY, and if that’s what you’ve got in mind, Wickes is offering 15% off everything in shops and online.

How to cash in on cashback

Thursday, 13 April 2017 | Article

We take a look at why companies give free money on purchases and bills. Plus the best ways to earn cashback and how to make sure you don’t miss out on your money.

Eight ways to avoid online price hikes

Monday, 10 April 2017 | Article

A growing number of e-retailers now use ‘price discrimination’ to make more money from their customers, rather than offering a single price for their goods.

Five easy ways to cut your supermarket spend

Friday, 07 April 2017 | Article

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.

Latest issue of How to Retire in Style hits newsstands

Friday, 07 April 2017 | News

The sixth issue of Moneywise’s sister magazine, How to Retire in Style is now on sale for £5.99 from all good newsagents including WHSmith, Sainsbury’s and Eason’s in Ireland.