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1st Contact UK Kickstart Review

Get help with your visa, bank account, National Insurance number and more By Kelly Henderson (follow Kelly on Twitter @kellythekiwi) If you’re thinking of moving to the London then 1st Contact can help you get there by sorting out all the boring admin stuff. The team come from all over the...
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Get Paid When Your Flight Is Delayed

How to Claim Compensation when your Flight is Delayed By Kelly Henderson (follow Kelly on Twitter @kellythekiwi) If your flight has been delayed then you could be entitled to cash compensation. The law can be a bit complicated and not very well publicised which has resulted in only about 1-2%...
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Boost the Value of Your Tesco Clubcard Vouchers

How to increase the value of your Tesco Clubcard vouchers by up to 4 times! By Kelly Henderson (follow Kelly on Twitter @kellythekiwi) If you shop at Tesco and don’t already have a Clubcard then I suggest you sign up for one. Not only can you save money on your favourite...
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Best Ways to Send Money Overseas

Tips for getting the best deal when you wire money overseas By Kelly Henderson (follow Kelly on Twitter @kellythekiwi) There are all sorts of reasons why you may want to send money overseas – you might have savings in your home country that you want to bring to the UK,...
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CityMunch – New App Chows Down on London Food Bills

Re-imagining London’s dining deals London’s food scene is one of the most vibrant in the world, but for me eating out has always been an extravagance. Vouchers and online coupons can help, but I’m a foodie, and Pizza Express and Zizzi are only so interesting. Plus, call me lazy, but...
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A Super Guide to Budget Meal Planning

How to cook great food on £16 per week By Limahl Asmall (follow Limahl on Twitter: @peelandquarter) London’s come a long way since the days of jellied eel and leathery roast beef, (although the rest of Europe might need convincing of that). We’ve got our fair share of great restaurants and...
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HiFX – Bank-beating International Money Transfers

A clever way to send money overseas Whether you’re paying for an international invoice, topping up an overseas bank account, or sending money back home to your relatives, it’s essential that you do some research before making the payment so that you get the best possible deal. The problem is...
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8 Top Tips for London Newcomers

A Newcomer’s Guide to London By Manolis Zografakis When I first moved to London in 2010 I didn’t know anyone who could show me the city or give me inside tips about everyday problems. It took me more than a year to get used to living in a massive city...
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