Save money by saving energy

Gas and electricity prices are on the rise again but the good news is that there are ways to save money on your energy bills.

Take a look at the following useful videos that could help save you money.

Switching energy suppliers:

Switching energy suppliers is the single most cost effective way to save money on energy bills. First time switchers can cut up to £325 on fuel bills, and regular switchers can save 10 to 12%. Once you have found a good energy deal there are some easy energy saving tips you can follow:

  1. Watch out for ‘Voltage vampires’
  2. Learn how to set a programmable room thermostat
  3. Discoverhow to use a digital heating programme
  4. Get the best out of your night storage heaters

The Energy Saving Trust also has a six-step home energy check which they claim can help save you up to £250.

You might also want to take a look at some useful energy saving advice from Age UK. 

  1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lDi3gXUxwo
  2. http://www.ageuk.org.uk/money-matters/money-management/energy-efficiency/save-money-on-your-energy-bills/