bills

New energy supplier Engie bids to shake-up sector with tracker tariff

Friday, 12 May 2017 | News

A new challenger has entered the UK energy market, promising more transparency for consumers over bills and pricing.

Theresa May pledges energy price cap if re-elected

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 | News

Prime Minister and Conservative party leader, Theresa May, has today confirmed long-expected plans to introduce an energy price cap if she’s re-elected on 8 June.

Plusnet to hike home phone prices by up to 17%

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 | News

Plusnet customers will be hit with home phone price hikes of up to 17%, the provider has announced.

Vote in our home finances survey for the chance to win £500

Tuesday, 02 August 2016 | News

We want to hear your views on the services you use at home.

Beat 2017/18 household bill hikes

Wednesday, 05 April 2017 | Article

Read our guide to how to weather the spring deluge on your finances, from council tax hikes to rising water bills.

Npower to pay £26m for 'chaotic' billing and complaints handling

Friday, 18 December 2015 | News

Thousands of npower customers will receive a share of £26 million – the amount the energy provider has been fined for causing widespread billing and complaints handling problems.

How one family plans to 'kick debt's butt'

Thursday, 10 December 2015 | Article

Just over two years ago, Ricky Willis and his wife Naomi finally realised they were badly in debt. But rather than go under, they set about dragging themselves out of the situation and turning things around.

A third of homeowners forced to let rooms to cover bills

Thursday, 31 July 2014 | News

More than a third of households who take in lodgers are forced to do so to cover the bills and make up for benefit cuts.

Pet owners caught out by vet bills

Monday, 28 July 2014 | News

Pet owners underestimate the cost of treatment for unexpected injuries by hundreds of pounds, according to research.