The UK inflation rate fell to 2% in the year to July

The UK inflation rate fell to 2% in the year to July

The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) measure of inflation dipped from 2.5% in the year to June, the highest level for nearly three years, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said. The rate fell to the Bank of England’s 2% inflation target, after being higher for two months in a row. The dip in inflation was driven by price falls in clothing and footwear. Prices of games, toys and hobbies were also down and package holidays fell slightly compared with a year ago. However, those decreases were “largely offset” by price rises in transport, the ONS said. Average petrol prices stood […]

Best Vouchers to Keep you Entertained in 2021

Best Vouchers to Keep you Entertained in 2021

Online casino enthusiasts in the UK have an abundance of choice when it comes to online casino bonuses. In fact, this is one of the main reasons that UK players prefer online casinos over land-based casinos. Not only do you get access to hundreds of games in a single click, but you are also showered with bonus offers and vouchers to keep your bankroll healthy and ticking. And with the Gambling Commission likely to bring in more rules to make gambling safer and fairer, you are likely to see better offers coming your way. Given these challenges for regular UK […]

Creative Ways To Maximize Your Vouchers For Better Discount Deals

Creative Ways To Maximize Your Vouchers For Better Discount Deals

Prices of goods in the UK don’t always drop instantly. There is a way, customers can use their vouchers to get their desired products at reduced prices. It doesn’t matter the store you shop at because the offers and discounts are available for all customers. In fact, they are a way the store wins customer loyalty. Also, the discount and voucher deals help these stores realize their revenue goals. Generally, UK consumers are more likely to buy a product if they can see value in that purchase. Why use E-vouchers? Convenience E-vouchers don’t get lost or misplaced than physical vouchers. […]

How To Find The Best Job Placement Services In The USA?

How To Find The Best Job Placement Services In The USA?

Whether you call them recruitment agencies, head-hunters, job placement services, employment agencies or staffing services, they perform an important function. They bring two sets of requirements together – one with a need for a job and another with a need for a worker. Placement agencies offer job opportunities to nearly 15 million American job-seekers annually, according to studies conducted in 2018. This $175 billion industry is one of the swiftest growing sectors in B2B. However, it is spread quite thinly across the country and a majority of agencies generate less than $10 million annually. However, around 100 of the top […]

House prices in the United Kingdom are rocketing

House prices in the United Kingdom are rocketing

House prices in the United Kingdom have grown at their fastest rate in more than 16 years on the back of low interest rates and a government tax discount, according to a leading mortgage lender. Latest data from the Nationwide Building Society said its house price index rose 13.4 percent in June compared with the same month last year, a rate of growth not seen since November 2004. The lender’s house price index showed prices increased 0.7 percent compared with the previous month, pushing the average residential property price to more than 245,000 pounds ($339,000), Reuters news agency reported. Nationwide […]

Amazon Prime Day Top Deals UK 2021

Amazon Prime Day Top Deals UK 2021

Prime Day is here! June 21&22, an epic 2-day parade of non-stop deals. Before you dive into the deal ocean, make sure you access all Prime Day Deals with Prime. Join 30-day FREE trial today. Cancel anytime.  Quick Links Lightning Deals Amazon Devices Deals Under £15 Computers & Software Home & Kitchen Mobile Phone & Accessories DIY Beauty Sports & Outdoors Amazon Brands Health & Personal Care TVs, Movies & Home Cinema Food & Drink Toys Garden Smart Home Video Games & Accessories Headphones, Speakers & Music Pets Jewellery & Watches Furniture Luggage Office & School Supplies Books Cars & […]

Amazon Prime Day Sale: UK customers could spend £1.4 billion

Amazon Prime Day Sale: UK customers could spend £1.4 billion

Tech giant Amazon is due to hold its annual Prime Day discount shopping event later this month, and a report has predicted UK customers could spend £1.4 billion. On June 21 and 22, Amazon will offer Prime members over two million deals across all categories, including fashion and beauty. West London-headquartered delivery price comparison site ParcelHero forecasts last year’s estimated $10.4 billion (£7.4 billion) Amazon spending spree during the event will reach $14.9 billion this time around. The firm predicts Brits will spend £1.4 billion. Amazon last year said that third-party sellers—most of which are small and medium-sized businesses—surpassed $3.5 billion in sales on Prime Day. […]

Best ideas for celebrating a lockdown Valentine’s Day on a budget

Best ideas for celebrating a lockdown Valentine’s Day on a budget

It’s tempting to treat Valentine’s Day just like any other day this year, what with the UK still being in lockdown. But it’s still worth celebrating, whether with your partner, your family, or your friends. Below, I recommend ways to make the occasion special while sticking to restrictions and not blowing the budget. Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year, so there will be an opportunity to celebrate at some point over the weekend, whether it’s virtually or with the person you live with. Here’s how to spend it. Dress up Prep for a stay-at-home date night by actually […]

Things You Should Know About Boxing Day in the UK

Things You Should Know About Boxing Day in the UK

Boxing Day is a holiday celebrated the day after Christmas Day, thus being the second day of Christmastide. Though it originated as a holiday to give gifts to the poor, today Boxing Day is primarily known as a shopping holiday. Here are some most important things you need to know about the holiday. Who Invented Boxing Day? In Britain, it was a custom for tradesmen to collect “Christmas boxes” of money or presents on the first weekday after Christmas as thanks for good service throughout the year. This is mentioned in Samuel Pepys’ diary entry for 19 December 1663. Is Boxing […]

UK Inflation Slows Down Due to Black Friday Sales

UK Inflation Slows Down Due to Black Friday Sales

LONDON (Reuters) – British inflation slowed sharply in November after clothing retailers slashed prices by the most in a decade as consumer demand remained patchy amid the coronavirus pandemic. Consumer prices rose 0.3% in annual terms, after a 0.7% increase in October, the Office for National Statistics said on Wednesday. November’s inflation is half that forecast in a Reuters poll of economists and close to the almost five-year low of 0.2% struck in August. But with investors focused on trade talks between Britain and the European Union before the Brexit transition period expires on Dec. 31, there was little reaction […]