Find out what offers and discounts are available from businesses to help with the cost of living. Including savings on your groceries, on the high street and on your energy bills.
Grocery Shop Discounts & Offers
Children aged 16 and under can get a hot or cold meal for £1 at any time of day in Asda cafés across the UK, 7 days a week, with no minimum adult spend. Asda are extending this offer to the end of 2022.
Morrisons are offering a free meal for 1 child under 16 when buying an adult meal with a value of £4.99 or over at in-store cafés.
Sainsbury’s have introduced budget-friendly meal ideas to feed a family of four for less than £5. The recipes are available on the Recipe Scrapbook at Sainsburys.co.uk.
Iceland are offering a number of cost saving initiative’s, including weekly discounts, product deals and frozen prices which are available in store, including £1 price freezes across 100s of lines for 2022, a weekly discount offering over 60s 10% off on Tuesdays & most recently The Iceland Food club, a partnership launch with Fair For You, to help families manage rising costs. There is also more to come in Autumn and into Christmas! Find out more here: www.iceland.co.uk/doing-it-right
England Co-op are helping members and customers in their communities shop locally for less. With offers for members including discounted lunchtime meal deals and exclusive pricing on everyday essentials. As well as budget friendly recipe ideas available as a playlist here: https://bit.ly/3Csd76B. For more in-store deals visit https://bit.ly/3SBTb6T
MuscleFood have introduced budget-friendly hampers and initiatives to help families with the cost of living. Stock up for less with our Essentials Hamper (£30) and get quality meat at an affordable price to stock up your freezer. We’ve also introduced PayPal pay in 3 interest-free payments on our Christmas Hamper range, to help you spread the cost of Christmas and look forward to your Christmas Dinner stress-free. Each hamper, from £65, includes your meat joint, trimmings, and even veg – Everything you need for your Christmas, even a Christmas Eve meal and Christmas breakfast. Find these offers and more at https://www.musclefood.com/
Cook My Grub
Cook My Grub are offering a discount when you pre-order fresh, healthy, authentic homemade food and ready meals from home chefs straight to your door. Apply the code: SAVE10 to get a 10% discount on every order placed on the website www.cookmygrub.com. Apply the offer code SAVE10 in the “offers” section when in the shopping cart page at checkout.
Retail Discounts and Offers
Amazon is offering 7 different ways that people can save money, including free delivery to pick up locations, affordable refurbished products, plus essential back to school offers.
M&S have frozen schoolwear prices across the UK, keeping 2022 prices at the same level as 2021. Their range of schoolwear clothing includes a 3 pack of Pure Cotton School Polo Shirts from £7 and a 2 pack of Pure Cotton School Jumpers from £11.
HarperCollins UK is offering 30% off one order per customer on its website. HarperCollins publishes incredible authors including Bernard Cornwell, Hilary Mantel, Alice Oseman, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, David Walliams, Jonathan Franzen, Holly Jackson and Adele Parks. It is also home to bestselling series The Lord of the Rings, A Song of Ice and Fire (filmed as Game of Thrones), Divergent, The Chronicles of Narnia and Virgin River as well as legendary characters Miss Marple, Winnie-the-Pooh, and Mr Men & Little Miss. To redeem click of the following link, add products to your basket and the discount will be applied automatically. Offer ends 30/11/2022. https://harpercollins.co.uk/discount/HOUSEHOLDS30
Primark has committed to protect the prices on more than a thousand essential kids’ items. The commitment will mean that families can pick up some of its most popular essential items for the same price – underwear (from £3.50 for a 10-pack of briefs), sweatshirts (from £4.00), dresses (from £4.50) and jeans (from £6.00).
Scholastic are offering parents and carers an extra 20% off our pricing on a huge range of children’s books when you buy through our School Book Clubs during September. For every order over £10, Scholastic will also donate an additional 20% of the total order value to your local school in free Rewards for them to spend on books for their libraries and classrooms.
Shoe Zone is promoting a range of offers including £5 off when you join their email club, savings on selected styles, clearance deals and 2 for £12 multi-buy offers. Find out more here
Stone Refurb sell refurbished laptops, desktops, monitors and tablets that they collect from public and private sector businesses who no longer require them, and data wipe and refurbish in house. Customers can save £20 on a specific range of laptops and desktops from their Laptops for Home page by adding code HFH20 at the basket page. All devices come with a 1 year warranty for peace of mind. https://www.stonerefurb.co.uk/laptops/home-laptops
Utilities Discounts and Offers
Octopus Energy recently doubled its OctoAssist Fund, for customers struggling with their bills, to over £5 million.
Utilita customers can download the My Utilita app to save up to 20% on their energy spend with Smart Score. Customers can also apply for interest-free financial assistance via Power Up. Save up to £426 on your home cooking costs with Utilita and Iceland’s new ‘Shop Smart, Cook Savvy’ campaign, and access money-off retail vouchers. Join millions of households on the Energy High 5 movement to save hundreds, and grab free, good quality football boots at www.footballrebooted.co.uk.
Virgin Media O2
Essential Broadband is Virgin Media O2’s broadband social tariff for customers in receipt of Universal Credit. The tariff provides 15Mbps at a fixed price of £12.50/month on a 30 day rolling contract. The company waives early termination fees for customers who move to Essential Broadband from other tariffs.
Vodafone offers VOXI for Now which is the only mobile social tariff to help those experiencing financial hardship stay connected. The £10 per month plan supports anyone claiming Job Seeker’s Allowance, Universal Credit or Employment and Support Allowance, and includes unlimited 5G data, as well as unlimited calls and texts. There is no contract or credit check and customers can pause or cancel anytime.
This year Anglian Water has created a £65m support package to help its customers with their water bill. If you’re worried about your household finances, their Extra Care Support team can create a personalised plan made just for you. They offer a range of tariffs with discounts of up to 50%, affordable payment plans and can point you towards other help and benefits.
If you’re struggling to pay your bill or falling into debt, there are many ways Northumbrian Water can help you. If you’re on a low income or receive pension credit, you may be able to have your bill reduced by up to 50%. There are other forms of help too, including flexible payment plans, and bill capping for those with large families or someone who has a medical condition and needs to use lots of water.
Essex & Suffolk Water
If you’re struggling to pay your bill or falling into debt, there are many ways Essex & Suffolk Water can help you. If you’re on a low income or receive pension credit, you may be able to have your bill reduced by up to 50%. There are other forms of help too, including flexible payment plans, and bill capping for those with large families or someone who has a medical condition and needs to use lots of water.
Hafren Dyfrdwy are offering help with paying water bills to customers across Powys and Wrexham. They have several schemes that can help you if you are struggling to pay your bill, whatever your circumstances. Schemes range from setting up regular, manageable payments, to reducing your bill to an amount you can afford if you’re on a low income.