This is a regularly-updated list of vouchers, 2for1 deals, and offers on days out.
We aim to ensure all the vouchers in this section can be used by everyone and are checked with the company's press office where possible (unless stated).
Full DOs and DON'Ts
Whether it's a retailer or restaurateur, airline or air-conditioner seller, computer shop or car rental company, there are always two main risks. Either it's a dodgy company, or it's a legit company that has financial problems and goes bust.
The aim of these tips is to help you minimise the risks.
Quite simply, its customers are immediately transformed into creditors. This hits hardest if you've ordered goods or tickets from them, and not had delivery, as then you become one of a line of people trying to get your money back out of the company's assets, and you usually get back much less than you paid in.
Even if you've had delivery, if the company you bought from goes under and there's a problem with the goods, it can mean you've no comeback.
While MoneySavingExpert.com endeavours to check deals are valid, we don't check companies ' finances. Even huge names like MFI and Woolies have folded, so it's very important you use the right strategies to stay protected where possible.
Pay by credit card for something over £100, and Section 75 laws supercharge your consumer rights.
Unlike debit cards, cheques or cash, pay in full or part (even just £1) on a credit card and by law the lender's jointly liable with the retailer.
This means you have exactly the same rights with the card company as you do with the retailer. So if it goes bust, you can simply take your complaints there instead and get money back if there's no delivery.
Yet it's important you ALWAYS REPAY IN FULL each month, so there's no interest cost. See the full Section 75 guide.
Section 75 doesn't apply to purchases under £100, but there's still an option which can help. It isn't a legal protection, just Visa, Mastercard and Amex's rules, but it's a good back-up.
Spend on a Visa, Mastercard or Amex credit card or any debit or charge card. If the goods don't appear, you can try to ask your bank/card provider to reclaim the cash from the seller's bank, so long as you complain within 120 days of realising there’s a problem. See the Chargeback guide for full details.
Bogus websites are often set up to cash in on popular products like Ugg boots and Tiffany necklaces, so be wary if it's an unfamiliar site. And don't think that because it appears on a reputable search engine, that makes it a reputable site - always check.
Most folk know to look for a security padlock on the bottom right of a website, but that doesn't mean the site's legit, just that payment's secure.
To find out who registered the site and when, search the Whois database. Reputable firms should also appear on the Companies House site, the UK Government's official companies register. Be very wary of businesses with just a PO Box or email address.
Study the site's worldwide web ranking on Alexa. Anything in the top 100,000 means it's reasonably big and a good, though not foolproof indication of legitimacy. Do a quick Google search for other shoppers' experiences.
Crucially, ensure your security's up-to-date - free software can be downloaded to your computer in about five minutes. Full details in the Free Antivirus Software guide.
Many people are surprised to learn you've MORE rights buying online (or by telephone/catalogue) due to the Distance Selling Regulations.
These give you a legal right to send most goods back within seven days for a full refund (including outward delivery costs), even if there's no fault. You'll usually need to pay for the return delivery. Read Consumer Rights for a full guide.
However, of course, this is balanced by the fact ordering online automatically means there's a time gap between ordering and delivering - when the company has your money. So if it goes bust during that time, the distance selling rights don't help.
Ultimately, there is always a risk that a company can go bust. If the above routes don't apply, then you have to make a decision about whether you're willing to take the risk of parting with your cash.
Don't be scared of this. Every day we all make transactions based on trust, and this is part of that, but do balance up the amount you're spending against the risk. Don't give large amounts of money to a company you're not sure about.
You could save £10-£65 depending on the show and performance you choose. The offer runs till Sat 31 Aug, though it's best to book at least two days in advance as it's subject to availability.
Warning! There may be cheaper theatre tickets available if you're looking just for adults, see our Cheap Tickets guide for techniques.
What you need to look for:
Galaxy Counters 140g, Revels 140g, M&Ms 185g, Maltesers Standard or White 135/130g, Minstrels 170g and Magic Stars 130g.
How much they cost
All the packs above are £1 at Tesco until Tue 2 Jul and £1.04 at Morrisons until Sun 7 Jul. We've heard they're £1 at the B&M chain too, but don't yet have official confirmation.
In other supermarkets they're £1.50 or £2.09 at Asda (pack depending), £2 at Waitrose and Tesco, £2.09 at Sainsbury's.
As I like to go the extra mile at work, I went in our local Morrisons to pick up a bag (or four) of chocolates to try this out. Be warned, the bags were mixed in with non-promotional packs - so really keep an eye out.
It's also useful to know you can get two tickets per Sweet Sundays account, so unless you're going to the movies solo it's probably worth picking up eight packs so two of you can go - although after eight bags of sweets, you'd probably feel too sick to enjoy the film.
I was pretty excited when I went to The Card Shark Show in April, as I love all things ‘magic’. Steve Truglia amazes with his close-up magic, as he takes the audience through the history of classic card scams and had us all 'oohing' and 'aahing'. Plus, the Royal Institution is probably my favourite building in London, so it was great to see a show there. I definitely think it's worth a tenner.
This has been popular with MoneySavers. Here's some feedback from previous years:
"Yes, my son did the national citizenship (1 week outdoor pursuits 1 week learning life skills and 2 weeks volunteering) last year and had an excellent time and learnt many new skills. It also helps them to work as part of a team which always looks good on any CV for future employers." - Rachel
"Highly recommend it, stops the kids being bored too." - Ann
"All food, activities, accommodation & equipment included, great value & a fantastic experience!" - Jeanette
"My son took part last year and it was well worth it!!! He had 2 residential trips and did community work at a day centre painting and gardening. He is applying to be an ambassador this year!!" - TrudyYou can also find feedback on the NCS Facebook page.
The four-day, five-night camps are being run from Sun 28 Jul until Fri 30 Aug at seven YHA locations throughout England, including London, Gloucestershire, Cornwall, the Lake District, the Midlands and the Peak District, and range in price from £201-£237 (after discount). For more details on activities included and age ranges, see YHA Summer Camps.
Venues include Scone Palace near Perth, Glamis Castle near Dundee and the Edinburgh Dungeon. See the full list.
Even if you get there early, if all seats have gone, you won't get in. You can try calling ahead, but bear in mind there's always a chance you won't get a free ticket.
For a full list of ways to maximise Clubcard points, check out the Loyalty Schemes guide.
We don't have any of these vouchers at the moment, but we'll update this as soon as we do.
Free tickets to TV shows, including...
Get BBC TV and radio show tickets by registering at the BBC website.
Get 25% off entry to Cadbury World for up to six people (adults, kids and concessions) bringing the price of adult tickets down to £11.21 (usually £14.95), kids' tickets down to £8.21 (usually £10.95) and concessions down to £8.48 (usually £11.30).
Just print the Cadbury World 25% off voucher and take it with you on the day of your visit. You must book in advance by calling 0844 880 7667 (call charges apply) and quote "Visit the Heart".
An adult all-rounder ticket for all houses costs £21.50, a birthplace ticket (3 town houses) costs £14, a ticket to Anne Hathaway's cottage £9 and to Mary Arden's Farm £9.50. For children it's £13.50, £9, £5.00 and £6.50 respectively. So, if you're planning to visit more than one house then it's cheaper to get the all-rounder ticket.
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