Cheap Green Energy
How to help the planet and your wallet
Attitudes and behaviours are changing and many are opting to go greener. The good news is that green energy can also save you money, as many of the cheapest deals offer renewable electricity and some renewable gas. This guide explains what green energy is, how to switch and also has our top pick of renewable tariffs.
Guide to 5G
What is 5G, how to get it and how much does it cost?
Mobile data speeds are about to get a lot faster now that EE, Three and Vodafone have launched 5G for some. It's a gradual rollout, with the whole of the UK expected to be 5G ready in 2022. We'll run you through what it all means for you, including how to get this new type of technology and what it costs.
What are they? Should you get one? And could yours go 'dumb'?
Energy suppliers are gradually installing the next generation of gas and electricity meters, called smart meters. The Government's ambition is for everyone in England, Scotland and Wales to be offered them at no upfront cost in the next few years, but what exactly are smart meters, should you get them, and what happens if you switch?
Spend less on gas and electricity
Should you keep your heating on all day on low? And what about painting radiators black? We've gone on an energy mythbusting mission, to see if common tricks to cut energy usage really work. It's not just about using less, you could save £100s/year by switching – do a five-minute comparison via our Cheap Energy Club.
Cheap Prepaid Gas & Electricity
Get a standard meter, or switch & save
Prepaid energy prices are now capped by the regulator, but don't be fooled, there are cheaper prepayment deals for switchers that can help you save £100s/year. What's more, there are even bigger savings to be had for those that can switch to a standard credit meter – and many suppliers let you swap for free.