Cost of Living

Explore comprehensive and up-to-date resources detailing the overall cost of living in the UK. From the price of housing in various cities, to food costs and transportation expenses, we break down everything you need to know about managing your budget in the UK. Our guides and news are regularly updated to reflect the latest prices and trends, making them a must-read for both residents and individuals aspiring to move to the UK.

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Lidl Plus App: Download now to get free fruit when you shop

The Lidl Plus App offers free fruit with every shop until 12 June. Simply download the app, scan at checkout and enjoy your healthy bonus.


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Discover where kids really do eat free: Great offers await

Remember, fun family moments don't have to come with a hefty price tag. Many UK restaurants offer 'Kids Eat Free' deals, providing delicious reprieve for your budget, especially during school...


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Discover the National Trust for free: A family day pass giveaway!

Calling all adventurers — The National Trust is offering the chance to grab a FREE family day pass. Get ready for wholesome family fun as you explore historic houses, stunning...


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The ‘Politeness Premium’: The struggle of financial awkwardness

The "Politeness Premium", an intersection of British etiquette and budgeting, sees a third of people overspending to avoid impoliteness or admitting financial constraints, reveals a study from hotukdeals.


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Boots Advantage Card Offers: Unlock a week of Beauty Deals

Boots is offering a week of beauty savings for Advantage Card members, with exclusive discounts, extra points, and free gifts on a wide range of beauty products.


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Introducing ChaChing: A new rewards platform ready to take on the tech giants

ChaChing, a UK-based rewards platform, aims to counter high online advertising fees by offering consumers significant cashback on purchases. Sounds good to us!


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Download the Coca-Cola App and Claim Free Rewards

The Coca-Cola App rewards loyal customers with perks and benefits, including two free bottles of Fanta Orange Zero for new sign-ups.


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Octopus Energy: Enjoy 25% off meals at top UK pubs with Octoplus

Octopus Energy customers with Octoplus can now claim a 25% discount on main meals at popular UK restaurants and pubs.


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Introducing the False Economy Podcast – a magazine show to help you keep up with what is happening in shopping and spending 

The False Economy podcast tackles everything from loyalty cards to financial scandals, leaving you laughing and financially empowered.


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When is Black Friday 2024?

Black Friday 2024 is coming back in November! This global shopping event offers deep discounts on electronics, appliances, clothing and more. Plan ahead, research prices and set a budget to...


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How to redeem a One4all gift card: Your ultimate guide

Learn how to redeem your One4all gift card and explore the different types available. This guide provides a step-by-step process on how to use your card online or in-store at...


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Best student discounts in the UK: The ultimate guide to how to get them in 2024

As the new academic year looms and living costs rise, hitting students particularly hard, we've gathered the best student discounts in the UK from top apps and websites. Whether you're...


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Over 60s discounts: How to get the best offers for seniors in the UK in 2024

Wondering how you can save money if you're over 60? Look no further we've put together a guide to all of the best over 60s discounts in the UK.


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Iceland over 60s discount: How to apply for it and get 10% off in-store

Iceland offers over 60s a special discount. This exclusive offer provides senior customers with a 10% discount on their shopping purchases.


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Free Ascot ticket: Here’s how to join the races in November 2024!

Get thrilled by Ascot Races on November 22, 2024, for almost free. Grab the offer on Ascot Racecourse tickets at just £1 per ticket.


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The first IKEA Sale in 2024 is now live: Get discounts of up to 75% this January

IKEA steps up clearance deals with further winter sale reductions now hitting up to 75% off on over 2000 items. Customers can snatch affordable deals online and in-store.


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The Zara Sale 2024 has arrived this January: Grab amazing deals across all departments!

Zara's January sale in the UK offers discounts on the latest women, men, and children's trends, both in-store and online.


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Kirkton House Oil Filled Radiator: Embrace the savings at Aldi

Opt for comfort and savings this winter with the Kirkton House Oil Filled Radiator, a cost-effective alternative to central heating.


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January Sale event 2024: How to get the best deals this year

Kickstart 2024 with fantastic January Sales across the UK, offering unbeatable discounts on a diverse range of products!


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Marks and Spencer Sale in January 2024: Discounts on clothing, furniture and more await

Marks and Spencer's January sale is bursting with fantastic discounts, ranging up to 50% on clothing, home items and more, both online and in-store.


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The Next sale 2024 — How can you take advantage this winter?

The Next winter sale always offers enthralling discounts on chic clothing and trendy home items, making it a shopper's paradise.


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Free Magnum Ice Cream – 30,000 coupons available! Here’s how to get yours

Claim your free Magnum Ice Cream coupon today! Play the Spot the Difference game and receive a coupon for a pack worth £4. Here's how...


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Primark Boxing Day Sales 2023: Top deals available now and everything you need to know

Get ready for the Primark Boxing Day Sales in 2023! Discover incredible discounts on fashion, beauty, homeware and gifts.


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Lush Boxing Day Sales: The best deals available right now

Dive into the world of fantastic deals and sublime savings with the Lush Boxing Day Sales event.


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Amazon Boxing Day Sales 2023: The best deals we’ve found

Boxing Day 2023 at Amazon promises exceptional savings on a wide variety of products, from smarthome devices to high-demand electronics.


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Currys Boxing Day Sale 2023 – Latest deals and shopping tips

Get ready for the Currys Boxing Day Sale 2023! Discover the best deals on electronics and appliances from Currys, both online and in-store.


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John Lewis Boxing Day Sales 2023: Our top picks for deals available now

Embark on your post-Christmas shopping spree with all the information you need for the best deals in the Boxing Day sales at your fingertips.


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Next Boxing Day Sales 2023: Best deals available right now and everything you need to know

This is your definitive guide to all things related to Next Boxing Day Sales 2023 — what you need to know to score the best possible deals.


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Boxing Day sales 2023: When, where and how — everything you need to know

Every year, the Boxing Day sales take the UK by storm. People get wrapped up warm and head to their local high street to get some of the best deals...


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Christmas returns 2023: When you can return gifts to ASOS, JD, Next and more

Over the festive period most retailers extend their return period so if you give someone a gift and they don’t like it, you have a bit of extra time to...


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Christmas sales 2023: What should you expect this year?

Prepare and plan for Christmas sales to maximise savings, and explore post-Christmas sales for further clearance discounts on many products.


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12 Days of M&S: Sparks members can claim a free gift and get exclusive offers

Join M&S's Sparks membership for "12 Days of M&S", featuring daily offers and a surprise free gift this December.


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JD Sports Cyber Monday 2023 – Best deals available now!

Black Friday at JD Sports is a great event for bargain hunters. The favourite sportswear retailer is no exception to joining the shopping extravaganza.


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Best Zara Cyber Monday deals available now

Read on to find all the deals and offers at Zara this Black Friday!


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EE Cyber Monday 2023: Best tech deals this year

Get all the offers, plan your hi-tech purchases, and get tips on how to bag the best bargains during EE's Black Friday sales!


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Cyber Monday 2023: Best deals of the event

From tech to fashion and beauty to toys, Black Friday is the biggest shopping event of the year, perfect for getting ready for Christmas!


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Best Gymshark Cyber Monday 2023 deals live right now

We all know Gymshark loves a sale and Cyber Monday is a great time of year to grab yourself or someone special some new sportswear just in time for Christmas!


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Apple AirPods Cyber Monday 2023: Find the best offers now!

Black Friday 2023, with some attractive anticipated deals on AirPods, offers an ideal opportunity to land great savings on Apple's sought-after earbuds.


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Best IKEA Cyber Monday deals live right now

Cyber Monday sales are here and the excitement is real for the treasure trove of deals from well-loved homeware giant IKEA. 


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Sainsbury’s Black Friday Sale — Best deals for November 2023

Prepare for Sainsbury's Black Friday 2023, with vast discounts on groceries, electronics, and clothing starting 17 November until 27 November.


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The North Face Black Friday 2023: Early discounts and which deals to expect

Get ready to brace the winter in style as The North Face Black Friday 2023 sale is set to offer spectacular deals!


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Ugg Black Friday 2023: Early discounts and which deals we can expect late November

Get ready for Ugg’s Black Friday sale 2023, as we guide you through expected deals and offer top tips on securing the best discounts on your favourite Ugg products.


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Jo Malone Black Friday sale 2023: What we know and what you can expect

Black Friday is fast approaching and what better time to get your hands on some Jo Malone products, just in time for Christmas?


Sneakers are big business.

Rep Creps: What does it mean to be a sneakerhead?

Would you pay £2,000 for a pair of trainers that only cost £150 when they went on sale a few months earlier? No? Then you might not understand sneakerheads.


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DIWhy? The Flat-Pack Stress Index

From moving into your first home to refurnishing your current one, nothing in our homes quite tests our patience like flat-pack furniture.


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Bulking up or keeping fit: Hottest Celebrity Workouts

Whether it was Arnold Schwarzenegger bursting out of his shirt and onto our screens in Pumping Iron, or Jane Fonda’s leg warmer clad 80’s Workout extravaganza, for as long as...