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26 Nov 2019

Written by Damien

Damien is one of the most widely quoted money and investment experts in the national press and has made numerous radio & TV appearances. He created MoneytotheMasses.com while working in the City when he became disillusioned with the way the public were left to fend for themselves because they could not afford financial advice.

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3 quick links – How to cut your Christmas shopping bill

how to stay on top of your christmas

Christmas is fast approaching and it seems to get more and more expensive each year. How can you stay ahead and keep on top of your spending this Christmas? We list some easy tips to help you stay in control over the festive period:

Shop online

Shopping online can save both time and money. Here are some handy websites that can help you to save even more:

  1. Price comparison websites – there are a number of these sites which trawl the internet and find the best price for any product or present you are looking for. Simply visit idealo.co.uk or www.pricerunner.com and you could save a fortune. I never shop online without using them.
  2. Discount Voucher codes – stores are always offering discounts to try and tempt shoppers and boost sales. Some of these are extremely generous and take the form of voucher codes which you input when prompted at the checkout point of the website you are using. Fortunately, sites such as www.myvouchercodes.co.uk compile all of these discount codes in one place for you to search.
  3. Cashback websites - there are numerous free and simple to use sites that allow you to earn hundreds of pounds a year by signing up and purchasing via sites such as Quidco and TopCashback.

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