Five Fabulously Frugal Things I’ve Done This Week

I'm taking part in the five fabulously frugal things challenge to blog about five ways I've saved money each week!

This week I’m taking part in the Five Fabulously Frugal Things I’ve Done This Week linky. This is an idea started by Emma from Mum’s Savvy Savings, Cass from The Diary of a Frugal Family and Becky from Family Budgeting to share ways that they and other bloggers are saving money each week.

I’m not the most frugal person in the world, but I do love a bargain and I hate paying for things I don’t have to! I thought this linky sounds like a great idea to motivate everyone to look for ways to save money throughout the week. If you want to find out how to get …

5 Ways to Save Money on Eating Out

ways to save money on eating out

I really love going out to a restaurant for dinner, but sadly there is just no room in the budget to eat out as much as I would like. But that doesn’t mean I have to miss out all together! My husband and I manage to eat out about once a month for little or no money by using some of the following tricks.

1. Mystery Shopping

Mystery shopping is the absolute best for anyone who wants to save money – or even make money! – eating out. Simply sign up with a mystery shopping company, pick an assignment near you, enjoy your meal out, and complete an easy questionnaire …

TopCashback Review: Big Savings On Your Online Shopping

Save money on your online shopping with - check my review to see how much I saved

What is TopCashback? is a site that offers cashback and discount codes on your online shopping. Whenever you want to buy something online, simply log in to TopCashback, search for the name of the shop (or browse by category), and see what offers are available. Then, simply click through to the shop website using the TopCashback link, and shop as normal.

For example, last month I needed to buy single-trip European breakdown cover for a weekend trip to Belgium :). I searched the car insurance providers listed on TopCashback and decided to go with RAC European Cover. They had an offer for cashback of 26.25% on any insurance policy. …

Shopmium Review: Free Green & Black’s Chocolate

Free chocolate

What is Shopmium?

Shopmium is an app which allows you to claim free or discounted products such as snacks, drinks and household items. You have to purchase the products for the full price first, and then claim cashback through the app. The cashback is paid within two working days into your bank or Paypal account.

Some offers refund you the full price of the item, making it completely free! Other offers just give you a percentage of the money back.

Currently Shopmium are offering a free Green & Black’s chocolate bar some kind of awesome free goodies when you sign up with a referral code (mine is KFKAMYGX