Saving Tips

November 22, 2015

Five tips for your festive season spend [Guest post]

As the festive season kicks off we’ve teamed up with Florence from The Money Advice Service to help you stay savvy this seasons. The Money Advice Service is an independent organisation set up by government to  help people manage their money. They do this through their own free and impartial advice service, as well as partnering with other organisations to help people make the most of their money.  Florence is one of the Money Advice Service’s primary blog writers, responsible for helping think of and produce engaging and thought-provoking ideas to […]
November 13, 2015

Wasting Away? How to Cut Your Food Waste

With 7 million tonnes of food being wasted every year, food waste is a hot topic. Aside from the staggering £12.5bn cost to our pockets this is bad for the environment too. But with sell by dates, best befores and the overproduction of our favourite ingredients it is easy to see how food waste has gotten so out of control. Luckily, it’s just as easy to cut your food waste. Shopping savvy, storing food correctly and portioning your meals can all help you cut your food waste – and your […]
November 4, 2015

Supermarket Survival, the Ultimate Guide

Shopping in the supermarket today can be a challenge, with so much competition and variation knowing where to start and more importantly finish isn’t as simple as it used to be. When you look at what you can buy with the big players such as Tesco, Sainsbury, Asda and Morrison’s, it boggles the mind. Gone are the days when all you could buy at a supermarket was groceries. Now you can buy everything from a tin of beans to a new sofa and everything that sits in-between the two. In […]
October 24, 2015

Scary Savings this Halloween 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 make some scary savings and 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. Use mySupermarket to compare the price of your ingredients and find the best value on your shop. We now compare 14 retailers so whatever you’re looking for, there is no need to over […]
October 20, 2015

Make a Christmas Hamper our How to DIY Guide

Making homemade a Christmas hamper is easy, affordable and fun! Here are some top tips from us here at mySupermarket on how to make a special Christmas hamper with high-quality items, comparisons and delivery. Creating a homemade Christmas hamper can really show your loved ones you care and as an added bonus they’re often cheaper than the pre-made store alternatives too. Gather your family, especially the little ones, and get ready to build excitement as the big day approaches! Want to wow your friends and family with your gift-giving skills? Put on […]
October 18, 2015

Unpicking the Supermarket Price Match Puzzle

With Sainsbury’s announcing that it’s going to end its brand match comparison scheme, we’ve taken a quick look at how the other supermarkets price guarantees stack up. So what does the Brand Guarantee really mean? Price match vouchers are a longstanding and common ploy in the ongoing war among the ‘big four’ supermarkets to win over and keep customers. Is there a catch? And how do the other supermarket price-matching schemes compare?  Here’s a quick run-down: Tesco With new Price Match Brand Guarantee, Tesco was the first UK supermarket to […]
September 13, 2015

New Baby Checklist from mySupermarket

To help you through the first few weeks mySupermarket have put together a short Newborn Baby Checklist which can help you get organised and save money too! There is so much choice on the market telling you and other soon-to-be parents what you need to give your baby the best start. It can be easy to get confused by the number of products and offers available and overspending seems certain. Worse still, it can be easy to overspend on  unnecessary items that clog up your home and drain the bank account. […]
July 20, 2015

Guest Post: Is being loyal to one supermarket costing you money?

In this guest post Sam from Mummy Market looks at top saving tips for parents when it comes to grocery shopping. Mummy Market is a blog and price comparison site that brings all the deals, prices and events all in one place for parents to easily read and refer to when out shopping. IS BEING LOYAL TO ONE SUPERMARKET COSTING YOU MONEY? Good question and one that I would answer ‘yes’. Jack arrived 18 months ago. Before I got pregnant my husband John and I bought whatever we wanted in the nearest supermarket to us. […]
July 2, 2015

Guest Post: Advice for New Parents by Top 100 Baby Products

New parent or soon to be? This guest post by Top 100 Baby Products is full of tips and advice to help you make the best decisions for you and your family during this really  exciting (and often scary) time! Thousands of parents across the UK are having their say with Top 100 Baby Products – the UK’s first definitive guide to baby products. You can vote for your favourite products until the end of July and help inform other parents. Below are just some of the themes that have emerged and advice […]
June 28, 2015

Top Tips – The savvy student summer guide by mySupermarket

Be a savvy student this summer with these top saving tips from our intern Becky O. With summer fast approaching, the wave of relief that accompanies leaving the exam hall for the final time can make it all too easy to overspend. It is so much fun to cram a newly revision free schedule full of festivals, meals out and shopping sprees but unfortunately all these exciting activities can add up to be extortionately expensive. I have definitely been guilty of neglecting my finances and ending the summer completely broke, so I’m sharing […]