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News / Posts - 10 months ago

Utility Warehouse to increase prices by 4.4%

The Utility Warehouse has become the latest energy supplier to hike its standard variable tariff - with a 4.4% increase set to hit on Sunday 1 July, adding as much as £50 a year to household bills. According to Ofgem figures, the supplier has aroun...

News / Posts - 10 months ago

Ofgem set to tighten up checks on smaller energy companies

Ofgem is looking at making it tougher for smaller energy suppliers to enter the market, citing concerns about poor customer service and financial instability. The energy regulator has today outlined the scope for a review of the conditions it sets...

News / Posts - 10 months ago

Lords demand cut in student loan interest rates

The interest rate charged on post-2012 student loans should be reduced to 1.5%, a parliamentary committee has said. The House of Lords economic affairs committee says that a reduction in the interest rate would be "fairer" for students, and that i...