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Creative Ways To Save Money For Your Holiday

If you're like most parents, you'll be worried about the looming cost of the summer holidays. Using your credit card for your holidays can increase the cost...

Find the cheapest energy supplier and save hundreds

If you’ve never switched gas or electricity supplier, you could be missing out on hundreds of pounds worth of savings every year by not...

Bills set to rise but ‘smart’ meters may help

Families will see energy bills rise by up to 30% as a host of affordable energy deals end, but the installation of 'smart' meters in the home could eventually bring costs down, a provider has said. A handful of tariffs ...

Families set to pay £118 more in energy bills

British consumers could spend an additional £3bn on energy bills this year as rising prices and the withdrawal of the cheapest deals take their toll. Comparison website Energyhelpline.com predicts this could leave UK families ou...

Brits ‘borrow billions to fund bills’

Recession-hit families in the UK are borrowing billions of pounds each month just to pay off their household bills, dramatic new research has found. Almost 14 million people across the nation now borrow cash, with a total value o...

Family energy grants ‘going unclaimed’

Nearly four out of 10 families are concerned about affording their energy bills this winter, with around six million households planning to cut back on heating. In response to these worrying figures from a survey for the Consumer...

Family TV packages – the last thing to be given up?

TV is a central part of modern day family life but it can be a costly expense, especially in the current climate. However, it seems most of us would rather cut spending in other areas before cancelling our family TV subscription, accordi...

Are you getting the cheapest electricity?

It seems curious that, at a time when families all over the country are trying every trick in the book to minimise their spending on essentials, so many of us are passing up the cheapest electricity available. Imagine throwing aw...

Fewer families facing fuel poverty?

Sadly for many families the cost of keeping our homes warm has become a constant worry. But new figures suggest that the number of households facing fuel poverty may have finally started to fall. Statistics show that 4.75 million...

Millions of earners to receive tax rebate

A tax refund will be welcomed by many families struggling to keep on top of their household bills, but only 3.5 million workers are set to receive that extra cash. According to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), an average of £379 w...