Are you worried about the cost of the school summer holidays?

Today – Are you worried about the cost of the school summer holidays?

 

Schools across the nation are set to break up for summer over the next month and findings from VoucherCodes.co.uk’s UK Parents & Cost of Living Report1 reveal while the kids may be excited, the parents are more anxious.

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Are you worried about the cost of the school summer holidays?

The report discovered an overwhelming 86 per cent of UK parents find activities undertaken over the summer holiday to keep the kids busy expensive and a quarter of British parents simply unable to afford it (23 per cent)

 Two in five parents worry about summer holidays because of the increased cost of having kids at home to entertain (39 per cent)
Two in five parents have to ensure they save enough before schools break up just to afford keeping the kids busy (39 per cent) 

The reposrt asked  asked how many parents checked vouchers before booking activities and excursuions and apparently 1/5 said they never did. |It is always a good idea to check voucher codes take a look at these savings..

Attraction

Original Price

Voucher price

Saving

Colchester Zoo

63.64

52.5

11.14

Thorpe Park (family ticket)

160.88

86.84

74.04

Bowlplex

44

24

20

GBK

46.80

39.80

7

Lion King

216

209.52

6.48

Total

118.66

and of course if you are worried …there is also this fabulous book…..

Frugal and Fun: Enjoying the school holidays the frugal way

Do let me know  are you worried about the cost of the school summer holidays? if so how do you tackle your concerns?

 

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