Fantastic ways to back Breast Cancer Awareness month while saving your hard-earned cash – plus win £50k on the Sun Savers Raffle – The Sun

IT’S Breast Cancer Awareness month – so I have been looking at great ways to help charity.

Breast cancer has a huge impact on women and men, so I will certainly be doing my bit for the cause.

But, if you think being charitable means less money in the kitty for everyday life, think again.

Here are my favourite ways to help:

Think pink: Asda’s Tickled Pink campaign means your supermarket shop can also help raise cash for Breast Cancer Care and Breast Cancer Now. Tickled Pink items include cans of pink Diet Coke, 57p with a 6p donation, a Tickled Pink 80-pack of PG Tips for £2, with a 20p donation, and a special edition Hellmann’s mayonnaise, £2, with a 20p donation. There are also cosy sweaters from £14 (£1.50 donation) and socks for £2.50 (50p donation) so you can snuggle up and help charity without spending a fortune.

Swap old clothes for vouchers: Take a bag of unwanted clothes to Oxfam, with at least one item of M&S-labelled clothing, and you will receive a £5 M&S voucher to use when you spend at least £35 in store. Or take a bag of old clothes to H&M and get a £5 voucher, valid on a £25 minimum spend.

Earn money while giving: Sites such as have a charity section that lets you earn 10.5 per cent cashback when shopping with a range of charities including The Royal British Legion and Help for Heroes. You can also donate your cashback earnings to a charity of your choice. Topcashback members have donated more than £130,000 of their cashback earnings to date.

Donate up to £300 cashback a year: is a free and easy way to give to charity. Just sign up, then shop online at one of the site’s 4,300 retailers — including Tesco, Argos and River Island — and the site donates a percentage to charity each time.  It emails you within a week to let you know how much you have raised for your chosen charity.

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Deal of the day

THE world’s first alcoholic candy canes have been released in flavours including raspberry prosecco.

See to pick your fave for £5.95.

Cheap treat

CHILL out with Haagen-Dazs cookies and cream ice-cream for £2.50, down from £4.20 at Tesco.

SAVE: £1.70

Shop & save

NEW Heavenly Hot Puds by Gu are £1.50 at Waitrose, cut from £3. Buy Belgian chocolate brownie flavour or sticky toffee pudding for an fab dessert.

SAVE: £1.50

Top swap

TO keep warm in this miserable weather I like the camel boyfriend coat from Jaegar, £325.  But to cut the cost of staying cosy, you can buy a similar version from George at Asda for £22.

SAVE: £303

My Sun Savers fiver

RICHARD HALL, of Mountain Ash, Rhondda Cynon Taf, says: “I’m saving towards a night out for our 50th wedding anniversary next March.”

  • Send Savers fiver stories to and you will get 28 codes worth £5 if yours is used. Include your name and town.

Reader's saving tip

CHRISTINE McMILLAN, of Corby, Northants, says: “Save your old socks as they are great for dusting and saves money on having to buy dusters.”

  • Send your tips to and you will get 28 codes worth £5 if yours is ­published. Please include your name and town.

Play now to win £50,000 on the Sun Savers Raffle

JOIN thousands of readers taking part in the new Sun Savers Raffle.

Every Sun Savers code you enter will earn you a ticket for our £50k monthly Raffle. And for every ten tickets you collect in a calendar month, you get a

GOLDEN TICKET for our £80k Raffle, which takes place every three months.

There is no limit to how many tickets you can collect. So the more you enter, the better your chances.

To take part go to or open the Sun Savers app. Then opt in to each month’s Raffle by clicking “Yes!” when prompted and start collecting the Sun Savers codes printed daily in the paper.

Every time you scan or enter a code into Sun Savers, you get a Raffle ticket in the £50k Raffle.

Not yet a Sun Savers member? Just go to or find “Sun Savers” in the app store to get started.

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Fancy a free fiver?

YOU can get FREE cash with super Sun Savers just for buying your favourite paper.

Our brilliant new rewards club will pay back our most loyal readers.

Just pick up the paper each day to collect your Sun Savers codes and we will GIVE YOU £5 when you have ­collected 28.

This isn’t a one-off and there is no limit to how much cash you can save.

For every 28 codes you enter, we will give you a fiver. So over the course of a year, that could add up to £65.

We are keeping it super-simple. You don’t have to enter codes from consecutive days, so don’t worry if you forget a day or two.

Download our easy Sun Savers app and quickly scan your code using your smartphone. Or go online and enter your code at

To get you on your way, join today and we will put a bonus £1 in your Sun Savers wallet tomorrow. And the good news doesn’t stop with free cash.

With Sun Savers, we give you the best hacks, deals and tips to save money every single day.

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