The Ugly Side of Beauty Subscriptions

Subscription services are becoming more and more common, and we all use them. Whether it’s for Amazon Prime, dating websites or slimming products, they’re extremely convenient to consumers, usually offering a stellar deal to pique interest and curiosity. These deals often include a free trial period or lower subscription rates for the first 3 months. … Continue reading The Ugly Side of Beauty Subscriptions

Will the government’s “subscription trap” proposals go far enough?

In last week's Spring Budget, the UK government finally acknowledged a problem plaguing 60% of the UK population. That is the issue of companies employing ‘subscription traps’ to lure customers into unwittingly parting with their money on a regular basis. So, what is a subscription trap? One of the most common types is when companies … Continue reading Will the government’s “subscription trap” proposals go far enough?

Subscriptions to help you Save

At the end of a busy day, do you really want to go shopping? Especially for mundane daily staples, like underwear, toiletries and ready meals. Popular in America, more and more box subscription services are popping up in the UK. Original a gift-sending service, for make-up, wine and chocolates, there are now a wide range … Continue reading Subscriptions to help you Save