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  • Unhappy new year for EDF customers

    Five down, one to go. EDF today became the fifth of the ‘Big Six’ energy providers to announce price rises in recent weeks. This means Eon is the only major supplier yet to in

    Mark Hooson

    Updated: 12 November 2013

  • Energy firms to hand back balances

    Energy firms will no longer be allowed to sit on cash from customers’ direct debit overpayments, under new plans due to come into effect in the next few weeks.

    Melanie Wright

    Updated: 11 November 2013

  • Energy call centres infuriate customers

    Energy companies are attracting publicity for all the wrong reasons these days. Criticisms of their prices hikes abound, and now their call centres are being slated for having

    Mark Hooson

    Updated: 07 November 2013

  • Save energy, save money – hot tips for the home

    To keep your energy bills low you need to minimise how much energy you’re using and make your home as energy efficient as possible.

    Les Roberts

    Updated: 06 November 2013

  • Six ways to de-stress your financial life

    We all get stressed at times - and money worries are a common cause. To mark National Stress Awareness Day last Wednesday, which promotes awareness of the dangers of excessive

    Jessica Bown

    Updated: 05 November 2013

  • Six energy bill ‘urban myths’ debunked

    Think you can’t switch energy provider because you don’t own your home or because you’re locked into your current tariff? Think again!

    Melanie Wright

    Updated: 31 October 2013

  • Government calls for 24-hour energy switching

    Energy companies will be compelled to provide 24-hour switching to consumers under proposals laid out today by Ed Davey, the energy secretary.

    Kevin Pratt

    Updated: 31 October 2013

  • Take control of your energy costs!

    Energy is big news at the moment. This week industry leaders were hauled before MPs to justify their steep price increases and account for their whopping profits.

    Kevin Pratt

    Updated: 30 October 2013

  • Help with your energy bill!

    Home energy bills are distressingly high – especially now we’ve had price hikes well above the rate of inflation from leading suppliers.

    Naomi Caine

    Updated: 29 October 2013

  • Scottish Power follows energy herd with 8.6% hike

    Another one bites the dust! Scottish Power is the fourth of the Big Six energy providers to raise its standard tariff charges in the past two weeks.

    Kevin Pratt

    Updated: 24 October 2013

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