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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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This month’s 10 most fantastic money-saving articles

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Don't leave that old denim collecting dust!

Don’t leave that old denim collecting dust!

As I write this, the sky is a particularly dreary shade of grey, and venturing outdoors sounds about as appealing as watching paint dry.

That said, I’m not ready to throw in the towel on the good ol’ British summer just yet, not with another bank holiday on the horizon.

So what do we have in store for you in this month’s line-up? It’s quite a mixed bag of topics, actually. From upcycling old denim to saving money on your jollies, there’s bound to be something here to everyone’s liking!

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