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    • MSE Kelvin
    • By MSE Kelvin 11th Dec 18, 4:00 PM
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    Did you spot all the Christmas puns in this week's email?
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    • 11th Dec 18, 4:00 PM
    Did you spot all the Christmas puns in this week's email? 11th Dec 18 at 4:00 PM
    For added fun, and in classic MSE fashion, we've sprinkled this week's Money Tips Email with as many festive films, lyrics and phrases as we could muster. Apologies if we've missed your favourite.

    Did you spot them all? See the full list below to find out if you're as switched on as the Christmas lights.

    1. "For many, it's the most wonderful time of the year..." - It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year, song
    2. "...and avoid the nightmare before (and after) Christmas." - The Nightmare Before Christmas, film
    3. "16 ways to make it one magic Christmas for kids..." - One Magic Christmas, film
    4. "...are simply having a wonderful Christmas time." - Wonderful Christmastime, song
    5. "...and more tricks to cut costs on your Christmas carriage." - Christmas carriage, usually horse-drawn, sometimes pulling Santa Claus
    6. "You may not get Rudolph at the reins..." - Rudolph, fabled reindeer with luminous nose
    7. "...or be on the Polar Express." - Polar Express, film
    8. "...up until the night before Christmas or beyond." - Twas the Night Before Christmas, poem
    9. "Driving home (or somewhere else) for Christmas?" - Driving Home for Christmas, song
    10. "...used to being top to toe in tailbacks and with red lights all around" - Driving Home for Christmas, song
    11. "...left us feeling like we were walking in the air..." - Walking in the Air, song
    12. "...proof that only spending a bit doesn't make you a Scrooge." - Scrooge, fictional character known for miserliness and redemption
    13. "... bag a bargain while giving someone a very merry Christmas." - Happy Xmas (War Is Over), song
    14. "Some say it's not a proper Crimbo without dinner..." - Proper Crimbo, song
    15. "...last ooooorder dates." - Last Christmas, song
    16. "...get in before the last date for shops' elves to get it delivered..." - Christmas elves, supernatural beings with a background in toy-making
    17. " save you from tears... so you can get it to someone special." - Last Christmas, song
    18. "...or even treating your Santa baby to breakfast in bed." - Santa Baby, song
    19. "...not everyone cares about the presents underneath the Christmas tree." - All I Want For Christmas Is You, song
    20. ", visiting those home alone." - Home Alone, film
    21. "...but as it's a time for giving..." - Mistletoe and Wine, song
    22. "If it's a world of plenty for you..." - Do They Know It's Christmas?, song
    23. "... in case the gremlins strike..." - Gremlins, film
    24. "...when it's cold outside." - Baby, It's Cold Outside, song
    25. "Whether it's a white Christmas or not..." - White Christmas, film
    26. "...don't want to be stuck when the weather outside is frightful." - Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!, song
    27. "Also, to look after your car's elf,..." - Elf, film
    28. "...and you'll be trading places so rights are transferred..." - Trading Places, film
    29. " someone else (hopefully) gets all they want for Christmas." - All I Want For Christmas, song

    This Forum tip was included in's weekly email!
    Last edited by MSE Kelvin; 11-12-2018 at 7:12 PM.

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    Thanked for the effort rather than the content!

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