Marcella Puppini from The Puppini Sisters talks Christmas

  We caught up with Marcella Puppini from The Puppini Sisters and chatted all things Christmas! The Puppini Sisters are just one of a plethora of amazing artists performing at The Greenwich Winter Time Festival. Broke Girl in the City was recently invited to the opening night...

Some of the UK’s worst Xmas ‘gift gaffes’

Marmite looks at some of the worst Xmas 'gift gaffes' With less than three weeks to go until Christmas, the nation’s most LOVED and HATED breakfast spread, Marmite, looked back at some of the UK’s worst ‘gift gaffes’. A pair of marigolds, underwear from a boss,...

10 things we wish we knew before moving to the city

Whatever your motive, whether you are a first jobber or are moving to advance your career, you will love living in the city! Living and working in the city is expensive. After you put that first deposit down together with most probably 6 weeks rent, you...

Black Friday Scams… and how to avoid them

Black Friday sales are a great opportunity to bag a bargain. Cyber fraudsters are acutely aware of this. With this in mind and with cyber fraud at an all-time high, £1.1 billion during 2016 according to accountants KPMG, consumer cybersecurity experts BullGuard have put together...

Vuelio Blog Awards 2017

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The Vuelio Blog Awards are back Due to overwhelming popular demand, the Vuelio Blog Awards are back with a bang in 2017! So imagine our surprise when our lovely friends at Vuelio said they had an invite for Broke Girl in the City as this...

Sedentary Brits walk fewer than 1,000 steps a day

  Sedentary Brits walk fewer than 1,000 steps a day - a TENTH of the recommended number I always love it when a press release from Ginger Comms pops into my inbox. In their latest release they focus on our sedentary lifestyle, which if you live...

Modern day Brits are lacking in good manners

Modern-day Brits are lacking in good manners. It seems that our busy day-to-day lives leave little time for courtesy, with 60% of Brits admitting they frequently forget to greet someone with a hello. I am not sure about you, but good manners are important to me....

Amazon’s Home of Black Friday pop up event in London

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  The Amazon.co.uk Black Friday Sale This year, the Amazon.co.uk Black Friday Deals Store will be open from 00:00 on Friday 17th until 23:59 on Sunday 26th November. Amazon will have new ‘Deals of the Day' every day throughout the period, ranging from Amazon devices, electronics and...