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False Economy

Twelve hours of flowers

Season 4, Ep. 26

Vix, Paul and Charlotte discuss the latest trend of 'skimpflation' - and if you don't know what that is...well join the club, but they'll explain all. Plus, water prices are rising at a huge rate...

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  • 31. The Gamification of Supermarket Shopping

    Vix, Paul and Charlotte discuss a whole host of spending challenges that the big supermarkets have introduced in recent months, plus a new Leon coffee subscription has entered the chat...but is it better than Pret? We'll tell you which one is our winner.
  • 30. Eating Cat Food For A Living

    Vix and Paul discuss the fact that pocket money is going out of fashion, as well as the fact that your credit rating is now going to affect your interest rates (but it's not boring, we promise...).Plus - how much would you have to be paid to eat cat food every day?
  • 29. Stephen & Viv from Race Across The World

    A travel special this week as we get the best tips from Stephen and Viv, fresh from their stint on the BBC's Race Across The World. They join Vix and Charlotte to talk everything from luggage allowances to Seatfrog - as well of spilling all the tea from the show, of course.
  • 28. Dander and farts

    Vix, Paul and Charlotte are talking all things mortgages - specifically how old is too old to get a mortgage these days? It’s not like it was in the old days, that’s for sure. And if that wasn’t enough, we tell you how much it’ll cost you to buy twelve bags of bugs….
  • 27. Rufus Hound's money tips

    The spokesperson for having transparent conversations about money Rufus Hound joins Vix, Paul and Charlotte to discuss our attitudes to money, and how we might better deal with widespread issues. Plus, a dig into the world of dating and how much it costs.
  • 25. Have you ever seen a melon?

    Vix, Paul and Charlotte discuss a new report which suggests that London is now more expensive than Monte Carlo, which is absolutely nutbags if you ask us. Plus, how do you feel about compulsory service charge?
  • 24. Diving for golf balls

    Where have all the Little Chefs gone? And why are Deliveroo trying to charge us more for…delivering. Plus, how much does it cost to travel around New York City?
  • 23. Turkey Teeth

    Vix and Paul discuss the drop in popularity in staycations - apparently they're down 80%. There's also an upturn in the number of people going abroad for vet treatment given the spiralling costs at home - plus, you've probably had pizza WITH beer, but have you ever tried a pizza FLAVOURED beer?