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Top 10 School Uniform Hacks

By Ealing Trading / 4th September 2019 / 0 Comments

The new school year is looming, which only means one thing…it’s time for the last-minute school uniform shop! Follow our top tips to stretch your pennies and save money when shopping for your kids’ next school year. 1.      Supermarket uniform Most schools have a crest for their uniform and specific ties that have to be…

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Off to Uni? Shop the Essentials on a Budget

By Ealing Trading / 28th August 2019 / 0 Comments

Get prepared for student life with our guide to shopping the essentials without blowing your budget! Don’t pack the kitchen sink Heading to university is a big move, but remember, it is only temporary. It makes sense to make your student accommodation feel homely, but it won’t be home forever, so just take the essentials with a few additional extras to personalise your space. Think cheap and cheerful…

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Miniature Travel Toiletries with a Not so Miniature Price Tag

By Ealing Trading / 14th August 2019 / 0 Comments

We reveal the real cost of miniature holiday toiletries and how to avoid the little holiday essentials that may be costing you big. The 100ml rule The days of the hand luggage holiday are upon us, as airlines offer cheap flights but charge extortionate fees for hold luggage. However, carry-ons do come with a catch – the strict law regarding…

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How to Plan a Summer Holiday on a Budget

By Ealing Trading / 16th July 2019 / 0 Comments

Many families will spend an entire year scrimping together what they can to ensure they can afford their all-important annual summer holiday. Whether it be an exotic destination abroad or the good old English coastlines, everyone needs that week or two to switch off and enjoy time with their loved ones. Booking the holiday Hunting…

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5 Money Saving Tips for Summer

By Ealing Trading / 2nd July 2019 / 0 Comments

Summer often brings a change of routine and less stress. The warmer weather motivates people to get outside, live a healthier lifestyle and have more fun in general. However, with holidays, festivals and day trips on offer – it can also be an expensive time of year. Check out our helpful tips and tricks for…

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How to Prepare for Unexpected Costs

By Ealing Trading / 24th June 2019 / 0 Comments

Nobody knows what’s around the corner. However much we plan, we can’t always predict things like a car breakdown, broken boiler or an urgent vet bill. If something happens out of the blue at a difficult financial time, it can really add pressure. So, what can you do to prepare for unexpected costs? Let’s explore some of…

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Brand VS Budget

By Ealing Trading / 12th June 2019 / 0 Comments

If you love your brands, your weekly shopping can add up. But with some clever switches, you could make big savings. Here, we’ll let you in on some brand secrets and show you how to save cash every time you shop. Brand buy-in  There’s a good reason why companies spend millions on advertising and branding.…

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Top 5 Free Family Festivals

By Ealing Trading / 30th May 2019 / 0 Comments

Summer is here, bringing with it an abundance of festivals! Here’s our pick of the top 5 free family festivals to enjoy a great day out, without having to splash out! West End Live (22-23 June, Trafalgar Square) West End shows can be somewhat pricey, but the good news is that this family-friendly celebration of…

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Our Guide to Clothes Shopping on a Budget

By Ealing Trading / 13th May 2019 / 0 Comments

Keeping up with the latest fashions and trends can be expensive, but by following our tips and tricks, you can cut your clothes shopping costs and never go out of style. Think about what you really need Do you have a wardrobe full of clothes but can never work out what to wear? Before you…

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6 DIY House Improvements That Won’t Break the Bank

By Ealing Trading / 25th April 2019 / 0 Comments

Maintaining a house can be costly, but there are many cheap DIY home renovations you can make, that don’t cost the earth. If you’re looking for ways to improve your house on a budget, try these cost-effective ideas for DIY home improvement. 1.    Smarten up your entranceway First impressions can affect the way you and…

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