How Gordon Ramsay taught me how to run a kitchen
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How Gordon Ramsay Taught Me How To Run A Kitchen

OK so the title of this article may suggest that I was hand trained by the legend that is Gordon Ramsey personally, not quite, but the guy has taught me an incredible amount about how to run a kitchen just from watching his shows. I’m a self confessed cooking show addict. PK has had to endure thirty eight seasons of…

I'm always on the look out for mobile apps that help to maximise my pennies, and I've been using Shopprize for a few weeks now. If you are throwing away your receipts or leaving them at the till, you could be turning them into prizes by simply taking a picture of them and uploading them to the app. It takes a couple of seconds of your time, and if you combine using it with other receipt apps such as Receipt Hog, over the course of the year you could make a decent bit of extra cash for something that usually finds its way into the bin.
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Stop Binning Receipts You Could Be In For A Shopprize

I’m always on the look out for mobile apps that help to maximise my pennies, and I’ve been using Shopprize for a few weeks now. If you are throwing away your receipts or leaving them at the till, you could be turning them into prizes by simply taking a picture of them and uploading them to the app. It takes…

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You Can Now Book A Babysitter Like A Taxi

Mobile phone apps have revolutionised the way we order taxis, choose a restaurant and book a holiday, but now you can also book a babysitter directly from your mobile phone too. I have to admit when I first saw this my initial reaction was you must be bat-shit crazy to even consider it. However, many parents are entrusting their children to…

An image of a family home to show how you can make an income from a spare room in your house
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How To Make A Lucrative Income From A Spare Room

Making a lucrative income from a spare room in your house is not as hard as it may seem. There is currently a spare room rental boom due to the lack of affordable accommodation, the taxman is on your side and it’s not exclusive to homeowners either! You can currently earn up to to £7,500 from renting out your room…

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5 Ways To Cope When Flu Season Costs You Wages

Flu season is well and truly in full swing and sometimes through no fault of our own, we cannot make it into work and it ends up costing us our wages. The problem these days is many employers don’t pay wages for any kind of sickness, meaning employees try and brave it and come to work coughing, spluttering, stuff growing…

The image is a picture of a receipt highlighting why you should never throw them away until you have maximized their potential using various mobile apps
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What Is Receipt Hog And Why Should You Use It?

I’m always looking at ways to cut the cost of my outgoings and this year I’m making it my mission to pay for as many birthday and Christmas presents with vouchers as possible through a variety of apps, including Receipt Hog. I’ve been looking at ways I can maximise my shopping spend and Receipt Hog is an app that stood…

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Things You Can Do Now PART TWO: Making Money

Following on from last week’s ‘Things you can do now’, today it’s all about making money! When money gets a bit tight our first reaction is often to cut back and save money in order to survive. However, there are many things you can do to make some extra cash from the comfort of your own home. Money bloggers are…

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DJT’s Goals For 2017 – Putting My Money Where My Mouth Is

Have you set your goals for 2017? It’s that time of year where a lot us set out our goals for the year. Some people pull their face at the ‘new year, new me’ statements you see all over social media, and in some cases they’re probably right. Putting your money where your mouth is, is far more difficult than making…

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Why That Two Pound Coin In Your Pocket Could Be Worth A Lot More

After the madness surrounding the new five pound note, it seems there’s some valuable two pound coins doing the rounds now too. An error at the Royal Mint means that something originally sent out with a value of £2 has now risen astronomically to £360! Why are they valuable? A batch of them were sent out with a grammatical error…

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