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How to beat the plastic carrier bag charge

How to beat the plastic carrier bag charge

I’m drowning in plastic bags. I counted 57 before I gave up. We’ve all got too many, so anything to make us stop using them – like the 5p charge introduced nearly two years ago – is a good thing. Yesterday I was invited to speak on the Eddie...
Cash Chats episode 30: Beat the ticket touts

Cash Chats episode 30: Beat the ticket touts

Touts are ruining live music. If that sounds like a bit of an exaggeration, they are at the very least making the price of seeing bands shoot up for most of us. I’m a huge live music fan, but even I’m struggling to get my hands on tickets when they go on...
Credit? Debit? Cash? How I choose the best way to pay

Credit? Debit? Cash? How I choose the best way to pay

How do you choose how you’ll pay? I expect most of you just whack it on plastic, or fish around for change – if you have any. For me the choice between cash, debit card and credit card is not so simple. The way I pay is dictated by a few variables –...