Food

Best supermarket loyalty cards for saving money on your shopping

Best supermarket loyalty cards for saving money on your shopping

The best supermarket loyalty cards can make a significant difference to your weekly shop with food prices soaring and household budgets increasingly squeezed by astronomical rises in energy bills and fuel prices. Food price inflation has been significant over the last year, at times hitting the highest levels seen in 45 years, which is why […]

Supermarket deliveries: how to save money getting your food shopping delivered

Supermarket deliveries: how to save money getting your food shopping delivered

Every week, many of us opt to have our food shopping delivered to our home rather than heading to the supermarket ourselves.  The convenience of avoiding that trip to the store does come at a price though, with shoppers usually required to pay some sort of delivery charge. However, the charges involved can vary significantly […]

How to get free coffee: save more than £100 on your takeout habit

How to get free coffee: save more than £100 on your takeout habit Money Hand BoE

Picking up a takeaway coffee might kick-start your morning, but at £2-£3 a time it can rapidly put a dent in your bank balance. But you can get a free coffee every week, saving you more than £100 a year on your coffee habit.  Most of us have probably got a half-used coffee shop loyalty […]

Fresh vs frozen food – which is cheaper?

Fresh vs frozen food – which is cheaper?

Is frozen food cheaper than fresh? We compare the buying, cooking and nutritional costs of switching to frozen food. With rising prices squeezing household budgets, can you make savings by switching from fresh to frozen food in the supermarket?  Households are switching from buying fresh food to cheaper frozen foods as rising food prices bite into […]

The items you should never store in a freezer

The items you should never store in a freezer

The cost of living crisis means many households are maximising ways to save on energy, reduce broadband bills and limit petrol costs, among other things. Food costs are another growing expense so it’s all the more important to ensure you don’t waste any of it – even by accident.  One way to do this is to check you are storing food […]