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8 Ways to Foil Fraudsters this Christmas

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, December 9, 2016

Be sure, be safe and have a merry Christmas!  

Cash, credit or cheque on Black Friday?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 25, 2016

Today is Black Friday, the big sale day that originates from the start of sales in the USA the day after Thanksgiving. How will you be paying for your purchases… Read more…

12 tips to reduce home waste and save money

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 18, 2016

Reduce, recycle, reuse, and use less packaging! Tomorrow, 19 November, begins a week-long campaign to promote awareness about sustainable resource and waste management in Europe – the European Week for… Read more…

How to beat the festive budget blues

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, December 18, 2015

How to buy small and give big, and make no-present pacts with family and friends. With so much pressure to buy the best of everything at this time of year,… Read more…

Are extended warranties worth the money?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, June 12, 2015

Many consumers purchase expensive after-sale warranties without really understanding if they need one. Read on to understand if your next purchase in Europe requires an extended warranty. Consumers are almost… Read more…

A handy guide to using contactless payment

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, April 10, 2015

Online and print media is making lot of fuss about contactless payment at the moment. Here we look at the growth of contactless, how it works, if it’s secure and… Read more…

Who Loves To Buy British?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 16, 2015

There’s one nationality that especially likes to buy all things British…read on to find out who.   No matter how well an expat embraces their expat world, there will almost… Read more…

France publishes sale dates…and ignores Black Friday

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, December 2, 2014

With limited opportunities in France to snag a sale bargain, shoppers need to make a note of the official dates of the upcoming French winter sales. The retail world in… Read more…

Do you know your online gift-buying rights?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, November 13, 2014

What are your main EU rights as an online shopper? Below we explore the ‘EU distance selling rules’, which include online shopping and purchases made by mail order or by… Read more…

Stores in France must take back broken electrical goods…for free

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, August 29, 2014

What do you do with your broken electrical appliances in France? Until now expats in France had to take them to the local décheterrie (recycle centre) or throw them away… Read more…

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