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‘Ugly’ fruit and veg gets the OK

One of the worst harvests in decades has forced Sainsbury's to relax its rules on the cosmetic appearance of fruit and veg. 'Ugly' fruit and veg, such as misshapen peppers and wonky carrots would normally be plough...

Where’s the best value in online grocery shopping?

Online grocery shopping is now big business, with supermarkets competing to offer consumers the best value when it comes to bringing in the weekly shop via the internet. In fact, experts anticipate the lucrative market will conti...

Are those supermarket offers really money saving?

As the recession stretches on and we all get used to shopping around to push our pounds to the limit, the value of a good supermarket discount can never overestimated. Or can it? While supermarkets have always put themselves for...

Budget supermarkets – what have you got to lose?

Any of us who have to shop for a family week in week out knows that we can shave cash off our weekly shopping bill by visiting budget supermarkets. And now it seems their popularity is soaring, with two of the chief family-friendly store...

Shop late and save yourself time and money

Long queues, bored kids and no parking spaces can turn a simple shopping trip into a seriously stressful situation. It needn’t be if you...

What we can learn from supermarkets to save money

Supermarkets have always needed to be reactive to customers’ changing needs, because it’s so easy for us to take our custom elsewhere. That’s why...

Cheaper food boom good for families

When it comes to the weekly grocery shop, any opportunity to make a saving is welcomed. Whether it's a slashed price or a particularly good 2-for-1 offer, money off the family shopping bill can have you skipping out of the supermark...

Watch out for this supermarket wheeze

I’ve often wondered whether my favourite food items are getting smaller. When I was a child, chocolate bars seemed enormous and a bag...

How to save on school supplies

Kids need new school supplies? They can cost hundreds of pounds once you’ve included shoes, blazers and sports kits. But don’t fret – there...