Warm Homes Discount – could you save money on bills? 30/07/2012
Many electricity and gas suppliers offer a Warm Homes Discount to customers who meet certain criteria, which could save you around £130 per year.
If you fit any of the following criteria, speak to your electricity supplier directly to see if you qualify, but make sure you do it soon as the deadline is mid-August:
- You are aged 80 or over and are receiving the Guarantee Credit element of Pension Credit
- You are eligible for child tax credit
- You receive income support, job seekers allowance or income related employment and support allowance
- You live with a child under 5 years old
Ways to pay
Did you know you can save money on your gas and electricity bills by changing the way you pay? Many companies also give discounts for paying by direct debit or for paying your bills online.
Contact your gas and electricity provider directly to see what discounts are on offer.