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Cost Cutting: Information, Deals and Offers

Information and expenditure guides on housing, mortgage interest, housing & council tax benefit entitlement, shopping and useful support websites that may help you manage and save money on your everyday bills such as food, child costs, clothing, finance, utilities, travel, motoring costs, along with other spending.

Mortgages / Secured Loans


Council Tax

Food / Housekeeping

Utilities (Electric, Gas, etc)

Solid Fuel / Heating Oil / other


TV License / Rental

Hire Purchase / Conditional Sale

Child Maintenance Payments


Telephone / Mobiles / Broadband

Travel / Car Costs / Petrol

School Meals & Other Costs


Health Costs / Prescriptions / Dentist / Eye / Travel

Childminding /  Costs / Other

Other Spending (eg. Clubs, Entertainment, Finance, Fines, Haircuts, Hobbies, Holidays, Leisure, Personal Care, Pets, Sports, Trips)

Advice, Information & Support Forums

For information, discussion and support on budgeting, finances and other issues you may find the forums as linked below useful.