With so many gas and electricity suppliers including the likes of E.ON, British Gas, Scottish Power, EDF Energy, Npower and Scottish and Southern, offering varying rates and numerous tariffs, it is easy to get confused between them. So we have put together a short list of guidelines that will help you to interpret the differences.
The tariffs that are more likely going to save you the most money are:
Duel fuel tariffs
Direct debit tariffs
In addition to these you are able to keep costs down based on your geographical location or choosing a tariff based on how much energy you consume.
Duel fuel tariffs
A Duel Fuel tariff is where the same supplier supplies you with both gas and electricity on the same bill. As a duel fuel customer you are usually given discounts on the two fuel types. This is the best option for those who use both electricity and gas in their homes and offices and is better than having each fuel type on separate tariffs or even supplied by separate energy providers.
Also a cheaper option, an online tariff cuts out the costs of paper, postage and administration and carries those savings over to you as well as giving you better control over your energy accounts by entering your meter reading in online thus eliminating guess work, estimates and inaccurate billing. Since this is the epitome of convenience in today’s world it is surprising to note that just less than 20% of energy consumers have an online deal. To find out just how much you can save by switching to an online tariff trust PCM Switch to find you the best deal on gas and electric.
A direct debit order in place usually saves the supplier a great deal of time as well as administration when it comes to handling and collecting payments. Not only this, but it also means lower risk for them. Signing a deal and agreeing to a direct debit you are once again able make use of some discounts where the energy suppliers have made savings. All direct debit customers are covered by the Direct Debit Guarantee.
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