High Street


When Businesses Go Bust: Your Rights


We’ve had Comet, Jessops HMV and now Blockbusters, all gone into administration within a matter of weeks. Not only does this truly suck for the thousands of staff facing unemployment, but it also puts us consumers in a tough place. That is once we’ve finished picking the... [Continue reading]

High Street


Preparing for the January Sales


The festivities of Christmas Day are yet to be over, but we're already getting ads and emails about the January Sales adverts have begun. The January sales inspire equal measures of excitement and dread in most people. It’s a fantastic time to stock up the wardrobe, bag a new... [Continue reading]

High Street


Avoid These Special Offer Tricks


As a nation, there’s nothing more we love than a good bargain, that feeling that you’ve swindled the shops and grabbed a great deal for a fraction of the regular cost. However, it’s the shops that usually get one over on us, as we fall for some of their most devious... [Continue reading]

High Street


Go Local for Your Christmas Presents


Support your local traders & retailers this Christmas About a month ago, one of my Facebook friends posted about supporting local and independent traders and retailers. I was fairly dismissive of it at first – it’s a horribly middle class statement in the same lines as... [Continue reading]