Water meters should be compulsory say MPs - but large households could see their bills rise

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | News

Households could be in for higher water bills after a committee of MPs called for firms to be given power to install compulsory meters.

Three hikes in 2018 - Bulb raises prices for 600,000 households

Friday, 14 September 2018 | News

Bulb Energy is hiking prices for the third time this year, with customers being hit with an inflation-busting 11.1% increase in November.

Ofgem energy price cap will cut priciest ‘Big Six’ tariffs by £120

Thursday, 06 September 2018 | News

More than 11 million households could see their energy bills fall by £75 on average a year, after the energy regulator Ofgem unveils details of its price cap.

Water companies plan to cut bills for millions of customers

Tuesday, 04 September 2018 | News

Millions of households can look forward to a reduction in their water bills, while more vulnerable customers will become eligible for help paying for their water supply.

Save on your handset: Get a refurbished phone and ditch your pricey contract

Friday, 27 July 2018 | Blog | By Francesca Bloor

If, like me, you aren’t enticed by the latest smart phone and its flash new features, perhaps you should consider purchasing a refurbished handset and a Sim-only contract to save money.

Poorest 30% of families 'up to £150' worse off

Tuesday, 24 July 2018 | News

Britain’s poorest 30% of families were up to £150 worse off in 2017/18 compared to the 2016/17 financial year, according to a report by an independent think tank.

'Urgent intervention' into smart meter roll-out called for by MPs

Monday, 23 July 2018 | News

“Urgent government intervention” into the roll-out of household smart meters is needed, according to a cross-party group of MPs.

Water bills to rise by 2%

Thursday, 01 February 2018 | News

Households in England and Wales will see water and sewerage bills rise by an average of 2% (£9) from 1 April, while households in Scotland will see price hikes limited to 1.6% (£6) a year.

Water bills set to fall

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 | News

Water bills in England and Wales could fall by £15 to £25 a year from 2020, according to the water regulator.

Broadband users may be overpaying as contract uncertainty reigns

Thursday, 14 September 2017 | News

Broadband users should check they’re not overpaying for their service as confusion reigns about contract terms and what package is actually needed.