Archive for the ‘Cost Cutting’ Category

10.8% increase in EDF energy prices

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

EDF are introducing a 10.8% price hike on the energy bills (just in time for Christmas… lovely!). Full story on Telegraph here:

EDF Price Hike

We offer FREE cost savings review! If you have no idea what you spend or where you could make a saving – we can take a look at your bills and help you to figure it out.

Some companies purposefully make it difficult to do the comparision… but we have plenty of practise in this.

See: you can either fax (recent bill 08712448500), email ( or phone us 020 3371 8894 to get a comparison and free review. Please have an old energy recent bill to hand (gas, electric).

Only 8% of people can work it out…

Friday, October 19th, 2012

It’s unbelievable… but a recent study of UK adults, who were given various options, using 2100 units… only 8% could calculate the cheapest deal !!!

I’m not sure if this was supposed to be ‘basic’ maths, or ‘higher level’ maths… but it is rather shocking that generally, most people, can’t manage it.

We recognised that this starts from a young age, and so made a maths game which si free to play on facebook, so that you can practice maths:

See the article Only 8% can work out a saving.

And for everyone else… if you want a FREE COST SAVINGS REVIEW … we will work out what you pay now, and what you could pay if you switched… just contact us here – it can be done by phone, by emai, by fax. Only takes about 10 minutes when you have the right information to hand. Your usage.

Free Cost Savings Review

Friday, October 12th, 2012

Its really simple… energy is set to go through the roof (again)… and you have a choice… you sit and suffer (because you have money to burn)

Money to Burn OR you take control, be proactive and DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT…

We can help you, by looking at what you pay now – your costs… and seeing if this can be reduced… It’s a very simple price comparison… It costs you nothing because it only takes a few minutes, and we’re here to help people make their few pennies stretch that extra mile.

All you need to have to hand (ideally) is your last bill (gas/electric) or to know your annual usage… this can be for business or for individual households… either way – we can still do a quick comparison, and see if we can save you money. if we can – great, if not, at least you tried.

Email us ( or text ‘free review’ to 07854 216 482 – we’ll ring you and see what we can do, or call: 020 3371 8894 and ask for Lisa to call you back for a free review.

See Metro Article: It’s getting Cold … So British Gas raises bills by 8%

It’s getting Cold … So British Gas raises bills by 8%

Expenses out of control?

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

Greece has been extended (another) life-line. They’ll be getting €130 billion, with some conditions attached – i.e. to reduce national debt from 160% to 120% of GDP with 8 years… The question is – how do you get to a point where you ‘earn’ £100, but yet ‘spend’ £160? When is the last time you took a serious look at what you were spending? Everyone always seems to have a rough idea of income.. but what about the expenses? Have to checked lately to see if your expenses are out of control??

Cost Cutting – Reducing Expenses

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

In reading a Profit & Loss account – it’s important to look at your expenses to see where the majority of your money is going…

One key thing to keep an eye on are the telephone / internet charges – remembering that it’s not just business expenses, but personal expenses like this should also be reviewed regularly too. Maybe you got a good tariff / deal a few years ago, and haven’t looked at it since. Or maybe your usage/ consumption patterns have changed?

A recent deal which caught our eye was: UK Best Value Mobile Phone Tariff… 500 minutes, unlimited texts, (sim only)… £10 per month !!!

If you go on the ValueMax tariff – its UNLIMITED minutes, unlimited texts, £20 pm! Shop around. Don’t be wasting money in these times.

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