Retail & consumer

‘Tis the season to be frugal

‘Tis the season to be frugal

A YouGov SixthSense report into Christmas 2010 spending habits reveals that celebrants intend to spend less this year than last. Further findings from YouGov also suggest that people are increasingly ...

  • A toy for the boys?

    When it comes to the Apple iPad, games, the cost of apps and different uses of technology are all factors that separate the boys ...

  • In the middle of our street

    Many of our respondents see Google Street View as an extremely useful tool, but some feel uneasy about its alleged breaches of privacy, objecting ...

  • Wales: Action on alcohol

    An overwhelming 64% of the Welsh population think that the minimum age for buying alcohol and tobacco should be raised from 18 to 21 ...

  • Back to black

    A new YouGov SixthSense report into the British credit card market has revealed that high frequency credit card users are more likely to be ...

  • The all-seeing ‘i’?

    As The Independent’s new ‘i’ newspaper enters its second week of distribution, our respondents have been debating whether the condensed 20p format is ‘great ...

  • Trick or treat?

    Whether the prospect of trick-or-treaters has you battening down the hatches or stocking up the cupboards, there is no denying that that the search ...

  • Orange iPhone dissatisfaction

    15% of Orange iPhone users are planning to move to a different network (defined within the industry as ‘churn’), research released from YouGov’s iPhone ...

  • The core issue

    As apple lovers around the country celebrate National Apple Day this week, we set out on a search to find the nation’s favourite apple. ...

  • Financial faith

    With public sector cuts and fears of a slow economic recovery on the horizon, pessimism reigns among UK households, say the Bloomberg-YouGov Household Economic ...