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Save money on your energy bills

Cutting your energy bills down to size and making them more affordable doesn’t have to mean making big changes – small measures can save you money too.

Saving money on your energy bills is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Check Even something as simple as paying by direct debit could help you save up to £100 – talk to your provider to make sure you’re getting their best deal.
  2. Switch You could potentially save around £200, particularly if you have never switched before
  3. Insulate Save up to £240 by making sure your home is properly insulated before winter, and save even more by making small everyday changes to save energy.

Our guide Save energy, pay less (PDF 1.58 MB) has tips on how to save energy at home, as well as advice on what to do if you're finding it hard to pay your energy bills.

The savings listed throughout this section are based on information provided by the Energy Saving Trust.

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