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6 Simple Ways to Save Money at Home

  With the economy being what it is, people are more conscious about their expenses. The last thing you want to be doing is spending money on things that are not essential. There are simple ways to save money at home, which can cut down your bills significantly. Use energy-efficient appliances If possible, buy energy-efficient appliances such as washing machines and dryers that have lower water and energy consumption levels. These will help save energy and thus money over time because they consume less electricity than their non-efficient counterparts do. Consider replacing your old refrigerator with an energy-efficient refrigerator. You may not be aware of the fact that your fridge is one of the biggest consumers of power in your home. An inefficient refrigerator can use up to 300 kWh per year, which is more than 10% of the total household energy bill. So, it is important to get an efficient one that uses less electricity and saves you money on your electricity bill. Use en

One Day in London? No Problem!

Most people with any experience of London will happily testify that you really cannot see all that’s on offer in a single day…and boy, are they right! In fact, spend a week, fortnight or month in London and chances are you won’t even scratch the surface. Heck, you’d be lucky even to get round the museums you’re interested in over the course of a week or two, let alone the landmarks, galleries, parks, eateries and so on and so forth. However, this doesn’t for one second mean that a daytrip to London is pointless, as some have taken it upon themselves to claim. Quite the opposite in fact as with so much on offer spanning the most enormous area of England, one day is more than enough to pack in enough sights, sounds, smells and sensations to bring home a thousand and one memories. Take the following route as an example and see why 12 hours in London pack in as much as a dozen bog-standard  short breaks to Cornwall  : Belsize Park/Camden Town photo credits: