How To Work Out If Something Is Worth Spending Money On

I’m really not a spendthrift when it comes to possessions, never have been. In fact, when it has come to blowing money over the years I’ve been much more guilty of filling the pockets of my local pub landlords and restaurant owners, than trying to keep up with the trend as a dedicated follower of fashion or chasing the…

The new 12 sided one pound coin has been in circulation for over six months and the old pound coin is now on borrowed time.

When Does The Old Pound Coin Cease Being Legal Tender?

The new 12 sided one pound coin has been in circulation for over six months and the old pound coin is now on borrowed time. A hectic work life over the last few months has meant I haven’t travelled often recently, and it only dawned on me the old pound coin is on its way out when I tried…

let me show you how you can start saving money on heating bills as we start to approach winter.

How To Start Saving Money On Heating Bills Now

We’re having a bit of stand off in our gaff at the moment, I’ve been told that I am under no circumstances to put up the Christmas tree until December, and I’ve retaliated that until it’s up there will be no heating going on, under the guise of I’m just “saving money on heating” – ask me if I’m…

After a week from hell with food poisoning which left me spending most of the week with my head down the bog and an arse that bears a striking resemblance to the Japanese flag, it was a welcomed relief to have the SHOMO Awards to look forward to on Saturday.

Hey SHOMIES: The SHOMO Awards 2017

After a week from hell with food poisoning which left me spending most of the week with my head down the bog and an arse that bears a striking resemblance to the Japanese flag, it was a welcomed relief to have the SHOMO Awards to look forward to on Saturday. We can sometimes be overlooked in award ceremonies as…

Do Online betting Firms target vulnerable People?

Do Online Betting Firms Target Vulnerable People?

Four UK betting firms have faced criticism from the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) for using online ads which the regulator claims target vulnerable people. The ads in question were created and placed by “affiliates” – agencies which get paid to direct potential customers towards company websites, in this case online casinos. The advert raised alarm bells for the ASA…

The new ten pound note went into circulation today, hooray!

Is Your New Ten Pound Note Worth A Lot Of Money?

The new ten pound note went into circulation today, hooray! In this article you can expect to find who’s on it, where to get one from, and most importantly, is your new ten pound note worth a lot of money. Who is on the new £10 note? The new £10 note features legendary British author Jane Austen. Austen is…

I know what you did last summer

I Know What You Did Last Summer

Last summer is gone, finito, smell you later. To be honest, for my fellow Mancunians and I it’s been over since June – they don’t call it the rainy city for nothing. But, when the sun did manage to stretch its neck and pop its head over the the wall of clouds, it brought the usual temptations. I’m going…

We are fast becoming the generation of mindless waste, failing to learn many life skills along the way. Have you fallen into the trap?

Lost Life Skills: Why Don’t We Repair Things Anymore?

I come from a single parent household, mum, my two brothers and I, yet out of the three of my mum’s children, only I’m capable of even the simplest of household task, my brothers have absolutely zero life skills whatsoever, nowt, zilch, nada – utterly useless basically, probably as my mum is still wiping their arses for them living…

Branded medicine is one of the biggest rip offs around, and the chances are you could have got it for a fraction of the price if you knew about checking the PL number. Never heard of a PL number? I'm not surprised, they don't exactly scream it from the roof tops as the cheeky, rip off merchant, pharmaceutical companies want you to continue to shop blind, spending way more than you ever needed to. In fact I'd put money on it that you have more than one of the exact same drug in your cupboards, but you've been lead to believe they are different and specific to your complaint. By the end of this article you'll never get stung by these little cretins ever again!

How Checking The PL Number Stops You Getting Ripped Off By Branded Medication

Branded medicine is one of the biggest rip offs around, and the chances are you could have got it for a fraction of the price if you knew about checking the PL number. Never heard of a PL number? I’m not surprised, they don’t exactly scream it from the roof tops as the cheeky, rip off merchant, pharmaceutical companies…

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