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Winter Fuel Payments

Hidden British Gas £270-a-year saving

Is your energy company screwing you? Slashing the amount you pay really isn't difficult -it takes just minutes

4 November 2015

The Winter MoneySaving Checklist

12 essential must-dos NOW to insulate you and your wallet

29 September 2015

The 17 DAY Big Energy Switch Event III

We've negotiated cheaper than the cheapest gas & electricity tariffs so millions can save £280/year

2 September 2015

Don't forget to claim your winter fuel payment

If you're aged 62 or over, you could be due up to £300 from the Government to help cover the cost of your energy bills

6 November 2014

Over 74? You could be owed backdated energy bill cash

Some could be eligible to claim Winter Fuel Payments for 1997/98, 1998/99 and 1999/2000 - but you need to claim now

27 March 2014

Aged over 61? You could get help with your energy bills

Most people aged over 61 are entitled to up to £300 under the Government's Winter Fuel Payment scheme

5 November 2013

Older people should check their benefits, says Age UK

A third of older people are struggling financially - but many could get help straight away, Age UK says

10 May 2013

Winter chill sparks cold weather payments

Those eligible for cold weather payments get £25 for each seven day period of bitterly chilly conditions

13 December 2012

Support cut for fuel-poor families

Government help for families struggling in fuel poverty has been reduced by more than a quarter since 2009

27 November 2012

Prime Minister David Cameron plans welfare crackdown

David Cameron will moot slashing benefits for families and young people today, in a major speech

25 June 2012

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