household bills

Tesco launches cut-price supermarket chain called "Jack's", with two stores set to open

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | News

Shoppers have a new supermarket option to consider as Tesco launches a new cut-price brand named after the firm’s founder.

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.

Households struggle to pay bills as demand for debt help hits five-year high

Tuesday, 04 September 2018 | News

Demand for help with debt is expected to reach a five-year high as more families struggle to pay household bills, according to National Debtline.

Npower and SSE merger cleared by competition watchdog

Thursday, 30 August 2018 | News

The competition watchdog has provisionally cleared the proposed merger between rival ‘Big Six’ energy companies SSE Retail and Npower after it concluded that prices would not be materially affected.

Scottish Power hikes energy prices for second time in four months

Friday, 24 August 2018 | News

Scottish Power is hiking its gas and electricity prices by 3.7% affecting 900,000 customers on its standard variable tariff (SVT) from 8 October.

Deal of the week: three-month Readly digital magazines subscription for 99p

Friday, 17 August 2018 | News

Avid readers can obtain a three-month subscription to digital magazine app Readly for just 99p.

Millions of Virgin Media customers face inflation-busting 4.5% price hike

Thursday, 16 August 2018 | News

Five million Virgin Media customers are facing price hikes as the telecoms giant is raising the prices of its broadband, phone and TV services.

Deal of the week: free cinema tickets with packets of chocolate

Friday, 03 August 2018 | News

Cinema-goers can get ‘free’ tickets to the movies by purchasing packets of chocolate.

The real cost of moving abroad

Monday, 30 July 2018 | News

Those dreaming of relocating to sunnier climes need to weigh up all of the costs.

Starbucks introduces 5p cup charge

Friday, 27 July 2018 | News

Starbucks customers will be charged an additional 5p for having their drink in a disposable paper cup from this week.