What Could Your Earn After Reality TV? (Fame Factor Calculator)

Due to the immense popularity of Love Island, we were curious how much contestants would be able to charge if they chose to return to their regular jobs! We analysed our job sector data to see what impact a new found celebrity status has on a service provider’s demand. In our research we discovered what they are able to charge …

Huge Surge in Number of Parents Hiring Summer Tutors

We recently noticed a huge spike in the number of bids being made for private tutors through the site, so in true Bidvine style, we decided to investigate! We used our internal data to compare the number of bids made for tutors this year compared to last year and found that bids have more than doubled from 1,248 to 2,721. …

Dads Would Earn £65,000 or More a Year if it Was a Paid Role

Have you ever wondered how much dads could be earning if it was a paid role? After the great response to our Mother’s Day story, we decided to work out just how much it would be. We found that dads could be earning up to £67,532 a year. The sum ranks as high as salaries for some GPs, lawyers and …

How Many of These Fiendishly Difficult A Level Questions Can You Answer?

Have you ever wondered how you’d do if you had to sit A levels now? Well, we’ve created an A level style quiz to see how many people can gain a C or above, with questions covering Maths, English, History and Science. The quiz contains 15 questions and was made with the help of our tutors who have access to …

How Well Can You Do On Our GCSE Quiz?

The grading system along with grade boundaries have been a major talking point over the previous decade, with much of the controversy about education coming from government officials such as Michael Gove. Now the government has decided to change the grading system from the traditional A-Cs to a numbered system of 9-1 with 9 being equivalent or higher than an …

How Long Will it Take to Burn Off Your Favourite Easter Eggs?

Easter, like Christmas, is a time for family and indulgence, but instead of Christmas dinners, we like to treat ourselves with the time old tradition of chocolate Easter eggs! We thought it would be interesting (and slightly guilt-inducing) to find out which Easter eggs are the UK’s favourite and exactly how many calories are in them. By surveying 1,500 members …

Mums Could Earn More than £80,000 a Year If It Was a Paid Role

It’s almost Mother’s Day (have you got a card yet?) and to celebrate, we decided to see just how much money the average Mum would earn if motherhood was a paid role. The result? A whopping £84,388 a year! That’s up there with pilots, GPs and top lawyers. We surveyed 1,200 UK mums and found that, on average, every day …

Many Congrats to our Bidvine La La Land Bootcamp graduates!

At the start of this year, it seemed as though La La Land was everywhere. The film really started to grab our attention when we noticed that we were seeing a massive increase in the number of dance lesson requests that were receiving on our site. Since January, there has been a 129% increase in dance lesson requests! We have hundreds of …

Here’s Why Three-Quarters of Tutors Previously Worked in Teaching

Education has been dominating the media recently, with wage cuts, strikes and lack of funding at the forefront of the discussion. Since the start of the academic year 2015/16, we’ve seen a 170% increase in the number of private tutors registered on our site. So we decided to commission a survey of our 2,000+ private tutors and discovered that three-quarters …

Get a Free Dance Class with La La Land Bootcamp!

UPDATE: Due to overwhelming demand, we are delighted to say that our La La Land Bootcamp went ahead and that it was a huge success! We’d like to thank everyone who came down to the event, you made it such a fun and memorable occasion. We hope that you enjoyed learning some of the moves from La La Land and taking …