How I got £20 of food & drink for 65p – my week of couponing

There's no sugar-coating it, times are tough and the latest financial crisis (yes, I remember 2008) is still hitting pockets hard. While the heyday of extreme couponing might be over (see my blog Is couponing kaput? for more on this) occasionally the planets align and I get in a good week of couponing, and you can, too!

Grab free Amazon vouchers for just a spot of window shopping

If you’re partial to a spot of window shopping then there’s a new smartphone app that could earn you Amazon vouchers, just for peering at job ads as you walk by. The free ‘Job Spotter’ app launched by job site Indeed rewards you for simply taking pictures of job vacancy adverts at shops and restaurants. You’ll earn...

How to legitimately dodge queues at gyms, attractions, restaurants, etc

There’s a sneaky way to bypass queues at restaurants, clubs, gyms, attractions, Ikea and more – and you don’t need to be a VIP.

Pokémon Go - from insurance to pricey in app purchases, don’t get caught out while you catch 'em all

It’s the new mobile gaming app that’s taking over the world. Based on the popular game first released in the ’90s, Pokémon Go’s already been downloaded an estimated 75 million times since it was launched just three weeks ago and is still the number one free app in the iOS App Store and Google Play Store.