16 Thrifty Autumn Date Ideas

thrifty autumn date ideas

Spending time with my husband is important to me but that doesn’t just mean sitting at home doing the same thing every night. We like to take a bit of time to together away from the four walls of our house without parting with too much cash or if we’re staying at home for our […]

Google City Experts Manchester Launch Party

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On Thursday Mr Thrifty and I hopped down to Manchester’s Victoria Baths for a knees up in the shape of the Google City Experts Manchester launch party. The launch party was held down in one of the beautiful pools, which gave us a great chance to really appreciate how grand the building is. First opened […]

How Netflix Saves us Money


Ah Netflix, how I love thee let me count the ways. As self-confessed telly addicts, Netflix has become a firm favourite here at Thrifty Towers and it has resulted in us saving a hefty chunk of cash each month. Last year we took a look at our cable/phone/internet package because we had previously had a […]

How to throw a budget friendly Christmas party


Christmas is the season of celebration and it often feels like once it gets to about the 10th December every night is party night. As much as I love attending parties, I adore to throw a good party right here at Thrifty Towers….on a tight budget, of course. How to throw a budget friendly Christmas […]

How to get free cinema tickets

How to get free cinema tickers

Do you like films? Enjoy going to the cinema but on a tight budget? Then why aren’t you a member of free film websites? They work with film publicists to promote their films via word of mouth meaning they make available thousands of tickets for film preview screenings up and down the country. How to […]