• So if you're feeling the pinch this month, here are my 9 top tips to save money and survive the January financial blues without feeling like you're totally destitute.

    9 Easy Ways to Save Money this January

    Most of us feel the pinch in January, what with the aftermath and indulgence of Christmas and the New Year. Credit cards are nearing their limits, and bank balances are looking less than healthy. Gone are the days of “fuck it, it’s Christmas”, replaced with “Oh shit, we better tighten those belts…” It was fun while it lasted, eh?! For us this January came with an extra financial ‘cry into your coffee’ moment because Mr C started a new job a week before Christmas. With a fab pay rise, the new job is a great thing. Or at least it will be. Leaving his old job part way through the…