Energy & water

Check if you’re due a Winter Fuel Payment as severe weather hits UK

Wednesday, 20 January 2016 | News

Check if you’re due a Winter Fuel Payment as severe weather hits UK

Ofgem slams energy firms for overcharging

Friday, 15 January 2016 | News

Ofgem’s chief executive, Dermot Nolan, has told the BBC that domestic energy prices should be cheaper “for the vast majority of people.” This is despite 3.8 million households switching their energy supplier last year in...

Solar panel earnings to be slashed next year

Thursday, 17 December 2015 | News

The amount households can earn from solar panels will be slashed next year, the government has announced today – although the move doesn’t affect those who already have panels installed and registered.

Government pushes for cheaper household bills

Monday, 30 November 2015 | News

Consumers could benefit from cheaper utility, banking and broadband bills as a result of a wide-ranging government push to drive down household bills through increased competition.

Autumn Statement 2015: energy bills to be slashed by £30

Wednesday, 25 November 2015 | News

Up to 24 million households will see an average reduction in their energy bill of £30 a year from 2017, according to the government.

Revealed: the UK’s most expensive dentists

Tuesday, 17 November 2015 | News

Milton Keynes has the highest cost of private dental treatment in the country, with the average price for a check-up reaching £62, compared to just £31 in Birmingham.

British Gas deal could save consumers £289 on energy bills

Monday, 09 November 2015 | News

Households are now able to knock £289 off their annual energy bills, thanks to a new collective deal available via

Moneywise Home Finances Awards 2015 Part 1: Broadband, Landline, TV, VOD and mobiles

Monday, 02 October 2017 | Article

We’re spending more on staying in, with the Office for National Statistics (ONS) estimating the biggest area of spending for most households is energy and housing costs, at £74 a week, or £3,870 a year.