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How “Selling Your Soles” Saved Me Money On New School Shoes

boy stands holding two pairs of old trainers ready to exchange for £5 vouchers in front of schuh store

When it comes to buying new school uniform, often smart school shoes can be one of the most expensive items to buy. That’s why I was excited to see the highstreet retailer Schuh` has a recycle scheme that will save you money! For every pair of unwanted shoes or trainers, no matter what the condition, […] Read more…

How Moving To France Could Help You Safeguard Your Wealth From The Cost Of Living Crisis

Almost everyone has noticed that their money isn’t going as far as it used to, what with prices rising and inflation at a 40-year high. The current cost of living crisis is affecting everyone, no matter how wealthy you are or what your financial situation is. While the wealthy are able to weather the storm […] Read more…

Hull and East Yorkshire Foodbank Locations and Opening Times

Self-referral and you don’t need to be in receipt of benefits: Beannie Street Foodbank Location: (the old) Zetland Arms, 139 Portobello Street, Hull, HU9 3NP Opening times: Mon 9:00-12:00, Tues 9:00-12:00, Wed 9:00-12:00 Cottingham Foodbank Location: Zion Church, 213 Hallgate, Cottingham, HU16 4BB Opening times: Wed 10:00-11:30 Hull Vineyard Foodbank Location: The Vineyard Centre, Beverley […] Read more…

How to Hedge Against Inflation With Gold

When deciding whether to hedge against inflation with gold, you will need to consider its durability and its monetary debasement protection. Gold has these two qualities, and it is a great choice for those who are concerned about inflation or monetary debasement. Gold is a durable commodity Unlike stocks and bonds, the price of gold […] Read more…