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How to save the environment as well as your money!

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As lovers of saving the planet as well as pounds, we’re always looking for new ways to be eco-friendly and thrifty. Luckily, our friend Chris from Spend it Like Beckham is here to give a fresh perspective on how to be green without drifting into the red.

Way back in 2010, MoneyAware posted a useful blog that detailed 10 ways in which you could save money and save the planet. Our efforts to protect the environment are evolving all the time, so what better reason to take a look at new ways of being green and thrifty?

World leaders are treating the welfare of the planet as a bigger priority than ever, and scientists are developing new, ecologically-sound ways we can live our lives. Let’s take a look at some of the new ways we can squeeze those extra pennies, while doing our bit for the environment.

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Are these energy-saving myths costing you money?

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Myths and rumours are funny things. Back in school, there were always odd stories circulating. My favourite being that Louise in class 4 had a zebra she visited in Scotland every weekend. She started that rumour herself, by the way.

Now the myths I hear are about energy-saving. Nowhere near as exciting, yet more likely to leave me out of pocket if I believe the wrong ones.

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