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Helen Dewdney talks to Kate Hall food waste expert

This week I spoke to Kate Hall on The Complaining Cow Consumer Show on East London Radio.

Kate Hall

Kate Hall head shot young female long dark hair light green topKate Hall is a Food Waste Expert and Founder of The Full Freezer.

Kate helps busy households to reduce their food waste and cook from scratch more easily by using their home freezers more effectively. Unlike batch cooking, The Full Freezer Method is completely flexible and allows families to easily enjoy a wide variety of meals.

Kate has been featured by BBC Food & BBC Radio, and has appeared live on Channel 4’s ‘Steph’s Packed Lunch’ sharing her food waste hacks. She has also appeared in publications including Prima magazine, The Telegraph and Fabulous magazine. And now she appears on East London radio!

To find out more about how you could reduce your food waste and save money follow Kate on Twitter @TheFullFreezer:

www.instagram.com/thefullfreezer

www.facebook.com/groups/thefullfreezer

Discussing how to use your freezer to reduce waste and save money

Kate talked about the different things you can freeze, how to freeze them, dispelling myths and gave lots of tips. I learnt quite a lot!

Kate also did this guest post for The Complaining Cow 10 Tips for saving money on food – Stop Food Waste day

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Laws & regulations to make a complaint about almost anything

Complain easily using consumer laws!

There are various laws which protect you against shoddy goods and services. All sorts! Here are the main ones.

Goods and Services

Consumer Rights Act 2015 – the most comprehensive useful law to cover you for most issues with products and services

Consumer Rights Act 2015 digital content the extra cover

The Consumer Rights Directive 2013  – these laws cover you for purchases in the EU

Your rights, mail order, online and deliveries everything you need to know

10 parcels go missing every minute – what are your rights? CA research

What to do when deliveries don’t reach you complaining about non delivery

How to complain about property related issues

How to prevent & complain about property related issues various posts to help with complaining

Finance complaints

How to complain about financial institutions list of various posts on laws and regulations relating to money, insurance banks etc.

Complaining about vehicles

All you need to know about car purchasing, financing and garages laws, regulations and stories related to vehicles

General complaints

How to use the Misrepresentation Act 1967 all areas of the Act

A Guide to The Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008 (amended 2014) covers your rights regarding unfair contracts and mis-selling

How to complain about holidays and travel

All you need to know about booking/complaining about holidays/flights/travel all related posts to cover most of what could go wrong

The Minimalist Guide to Complain your consumer rights, ATOL and ABTA and for packages booked before o1 July 2018.

All you need to know about the Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements 2018 all your rights for holidays booked after 01 July 2018.

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Utilities

Utilities are covered by the Consumer Rights Act 2015, however there are other rules and regulations specific to each sector

All you need to know to make a complaint about energy various posts with links to various posts that cover the energy regulations (OFGEM rules)

All you need to know about complaining to telecom providers various posts with links to various posts that cover the telecoms sector regulations (OFCOM rules)

Everything you need to know about your water supply your rights when something goes wrong

Further help for effective complaining

Why you should write not ‘phone to complain effectively the importance of writing not phoning when complaining

5 top tips for complaining effectively

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