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Mystery Shopping

Mystery Shopping with RedWigWam

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When I was on maternity leave, some people questioned why I didn’t feel I needed to cut back on my spending. Of course my answer is because I’m thrifty. I save in some areas so I can splurge in others! But my secret additional answer is mystery shopping! There are lots of mystery shopping companies […] Read more…

Mystery Shopping with…Ragdoll

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Mystery shopping is one of my main extra income streams. Often these jobs only entitle you to a free meal or product. However if you’re looking to earn extra cold hard cash then Ragdoll is the one to get signed up to. What is Ragdoll? Ragdoll are a small research and planning agency. They look […] Read more…

How to Have a Champagne Lifestyle on a Lemonade Budget

Occasionally I get a raised eyebrow from my Dad and he just can’t help himself and exclaims, “That’s not very thrifty!” This tends to be when I’ve booked a weekend away for Rich and I, or upgraded my computer to a Mac, or even when I’ve treated us all to a Pizza Express meal. It […] Read more…

Mystery Shopping with…The Mystery Dining Company

mystery shopping with the mystery dining company

There are few things in the world that I love more than these two small words “free food”…and that’s exactly what I get with mystery dining. Like most people, once we’ve paid our mortgage bill, the grocery expenses are next in line for where the money goes so I jump at any opportunity to gain a freebie […] Read more…