Welcome to The Penny Pincher! My name is Al, I'm a frugal blogger, and this is my personal blog, sharing my hints, tips, and general information, on ways to make and save a little extra money, by becoming a little more frugal, and thinking outside the box.
All the hints and tips I give, are tried and tested by myself, to ensure they do what they say they will do, and my blog posts will all follow a general frugality theme, plus you will also find some of my favourite offers and deals, that I think my readers may be able to make use of. Don't forget to follow me on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter, for the most up to date information, and additional content, that is often time sensitive and won't make it on to the website! Please do let me know what you find interesting, not interesting, and feel free to contact me with any questions or suggestions you may have!

Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme


Find out how to grab a FREE £50 voucher, from the Department Of Transport, to put towards a repair on your bicycle.
There is a limited number of vouchers available, so ensure you apply as soon as possible.


Check out the UK's best cash back apps and websites, with our tried and tested reviews!

Never buy anything online without using one, you could be saving hundreds of pounds of cash, just by shopping as normal... It's a no brainer

Insulation Installation


Home owners can claim up to £5,000 of financial help to put towards energy saving home improvements, in this government funded grant scheme. Find out more...


Make Money

Find out ways to make a little extra cash, using side hustles, apps and market research...

Save Money

Find out some great hints and tips to reduce your spending and buy in a more frugal manner

Frugal Features

Check out our Frugal Features section for frugal based editorials and highlighted deals

Live Research

Some of the latest, market research 
projects to earn some cash!