If businesses let their staff work from home one day a week from now until Christmas, employees could afford to buy loads of novelty socks, strange new analysis shows.
The study conducted by tech specialists Aastra states that commuters with a 50 mile round trip could save enough cash to by 58 pairs of novelty socks for the festive season if their bosses let them work from home once each week.
If they did not need that many pairs of novelty socks
, Brits could use their savings to invest in 3,400 fair lights or 1,560 migraine tablets, depending on what sort of Christmas they have.
Earlier this year, a blogger writing for the Affordable Luxuries website said novelty socks
make a "great small gift", when paired with a unique card.
She added that easy ideas like this are really useful for busy mothers as they save time and money.
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