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March 29, 2015

Top 5 ways to make a saving on EVERY trip to the supermarket

Food shopping can be far from fun. Just the thought of big, busy stores, wonky trolley wheels and the never ending beeps from the checkout can darken any mood! Self-serve supermarkets became popular in the 1950s because they were cheaper and more convenient. So why is it now such a hassle when stocking up our cupboards? As for being cheaper, have you noticed that no matter how many ‘offers’ you put in your trolley the overall cost just goes up and up? Luckily, things are changing. mySupermarket are placing the […]
March 15, 2015

The secret to supermarket saving

Many of us compare larger, more significant purchases before we make them. But what could be more significant than the food you put on the table every day?  Simply saving 50p on a daily shop adds up to an annual saving of over £180, but it can be harder than you think to save even this on a spontaneous trip down the aisles. The secret to supermarket saving is comparison. You may be wondering why we can’t just grab the deals and follow the special promotions and save that way. […]
March 2, 2015

Spring Clean with the Frugal Queen!

A new month means a new opportunity to save money! This March we’re looking at Spring Cleaning your finances with the award winning blogger: Frugal Queen. This thrifty blogger loves to live happily and comfortably without breaking the bank. She can be found blogging at www.frugalqueen.co.uk. Here she shares her top money saving tips and advice with mySupermarket to help you make your spring a savvy one! Frugal Queen’s Top Tips to Spring Clean your Finances Feed your family the thrifty way! Always check what you have in your house first. Can you […]
February 13, 2015

Love for less this Valentine’s Day with mySupermarket and Couponshop

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, but rather than flashing your cash this year spend some quality time with your loved-ones for less with mySupermarket and Couponshop.co.uk. Like most holidays, Valentine’s Day means big bucks for retailers. According to research from eHarmony.co.uk, this year Brits will spent a collective £1.9bn – equating to an average per person spend of £53.38. This huge spend isn’t surprising due to encouragement everywhere, urging us to spend more. Money-saving sites Couponshop and mySupermarket fight back against the ‘spend-trend’ and uncover how to show your other […]
February 1, 2015

Make February fit & fabulous!

Make February Fit & Fabulous with mySupermarket! Can you believe it’s the end of January already? We sure can, judging by our bank accounts and gloomy moods. Winter is really starting to bite and without the promise of Christmas on the horizon, things can be pretty blue. So we’ve decided to make February Fit & Fabulous! Read on for 3 thrifty tips for picking up your mood and getting through the last of winter with a smile. Eat well Even if your New Year resolution to eat a little better […]
January 18, 2015

The official mySupermarket Creme Egg Review!

First came the news that sales of brown sauce were falling, then Cadbury’s confessed to changing the recipe of the Creme Egg. One has to wonder what the world (or at least Britain) is coming to. Cadbury’s defended the move by pointing out that “The Creme Egg had never been called Cadbury’s Dairy Milk Creme Egg”. Still the news that the chocolate on a quintessential part of UK Easter festivities for over 50 years is changing has left a fair few of us shell shocked. There was a tangible sense […]
January 13, 2015

The Thrifty Lesley and mySupermarket guideline to kick start your savings

Our guest blog post comes from Lesley Cooper, the author of the much loved Thrifty Lesley blog. She is dedicated to creating money-saving menus – 3 meals and snacks – for only £1 a day. Lesley was featured in the news recently after she devised a seven-day menu plan for the Christmas period –which cost just £7.59 per person for the entire week.  Happy New Year! How was Christmas? Expensive? January is typically a month that leads to reflection on our lives and, often, a desire (and maybe a need) to trim the budget, […]
December 19, 2014

Thank you & Christmas wishes from mySupermarket’s CEO

As we reach the end of 2014 I want to personally wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from mySupermarket. I also wanted to take the opportunity to say thank you. Thanks to you, mySupermarket are now the third biggest grocery shopping website in the UK. An amazing 5 million of you visit our site every month to shop or check the best prices and 1.3 million of you have downloaded our app. Over the last year you have together saved an amazing £12 million – […]
November 28, 2014

Stir it up Sunday – Can you stir up a saving on pricey puds?

If you like your Christmas a bit old school, you probably know that the time to make your own Christmas pudding has now passed. Last Sunday was ‘Stir It Up Sunday’ and marked the last chance to start making your home-made Christmas puddings before the big day. Don’t panic. If you’re worried you have missed out, it may have been a lucky escape. Curious to see if it is cheaper to make your own puddings we looked at the price of these staple ingredients over the past 3 years. Are […]
October 3, 2014

Spooky Savings this Halloween party season with mySupermarket

Get ghoulish savings with mySupermarket and our collection of scary savings! From freaky sweet treats to savoury party pleasers, Halloween is a great time to get creative with your groceries! You can check out all the treats on our super savvy (not so scary) shelf here . Watch out for supermarket tricks this Halloween party season. Use mySupermarket to compare the price of your ingredients and find the best value on your shop. We now compare 11 retailers so whatever you’re looking for, there is no need to over pay. Here […]