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How we ended up saving up to £300 on food shopping!

Everyone has to do food shopping, it’s a way of life. It doesn’t however mean people need to spend their entire wages stocking up and filling the freezer. When I first got with my partner I noticed that throughout the month he spent an alarming amount of money on food. It was early days so I didn’t feel I could I could say anything about it although it got to a point where I noticed he would spend £400-£500 a month just on food. I mean that’s just way too money on food, it wasn’t like he got loads either. The cupboard were stocked and the fridge was full but there wasn’t anything major. I did notice however that the items being purchased were top of the line. They wern’t needed, well at least not at the prices they got bought at. I noticed as well that nothing was being…

Slimming meals, a pinch of the price with Aldi! #Healthy

I’m trying to lose weight for when I get married, I’m forever looking at ways to cut back and eat better. When you’re a student like me however that isn’t always easy, you might just work from home or have no idea what to have for lunch or dinner. I used to eat loads of ready meals, until I started my calorie counting diet. Now for the people who say counting calories is a waste of time and doesn’t help anyone lose weight, I’ve almost lost two stone. The thing is I was doing great eating ready meals for lunch until I started seeing a decrease in the amount of weight lost every week. I took a look at the ready meals and almost fainted. Most of the ready meals that I had been eating had between 300-500 calories in them, sometimes more. It’s easy to over look a ready…

CheckoutSmrt, save money on your food shopping!

Shopping can be expensive, especially food shopping. Hopefully you will have read some of my other posts such as best before foods or money saving apps? If not I would suggest you hop on over and have a look as there are so many helpful tips! I am once again bringing you another money saving food app that anyone can access on their smart phone! CheckoutSmrt. Easy to download and easy to use! Just like Shopmium and ClickSnap, CheckoutSmrt brings you deals. The deals can be the same as the other two apps although once in a while you will find a hidden gem that saves the day. Which is why I keep all three on my phone! Keeping all three on your phone just ensures you can maximize the amount of money saved. How to use. 1, So first things first, head on over to the app store and…

ClickSnap, save money on your food shop!

Shopping can be expensive, even more so when it comes to food shopping! It doesn’t matter if you shop every week or once a month, you still need to watch what you spend and make every penny count. If you think about it the average household must spend thousands a year just on their monthly food bill, not to mention all the take away on top! Although food shopping can be expensive there are ways you can save. Every day people are saving money on food buy using simple apps on their phones. Yes this means you basically get money back on any qualifying food and you still get to enjoy everything you buy 100%, no catch! So let me talk you through ClickSnap so you can start to save, today! ClickSnap ClickSnap is an app ran by Quidco, if you don’t know about Quidco check out my blog post…

Save Money Buying Best Before Food.

Food waste? So all across the country, every day supermarkets are throwing away millions of pounds worth of food. This food has gone past its best before date, this means that supermarkets are not allowed to legally sell it. Although you may find some amazing bargains in the reduced sections there is still a ton of waste thrown away daily! Shops however have started opening up all across the country that sell these foods, foods that are fine to be kept months after the best before has expired. Food that is being purchased at a fraction of the price in order to bring people cheap prices and great food! With food banks increasing around the country but losing funding every year, these shops are a welcomed edition to the community. If you are living on a budget shops such as these are a necessity that some families can’t do without.…