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Energy bills still confusing for majority: Which?

New research reveals that three quarters of UK bill payers struggle to understand energy bills. Businesses need more help with energy comparisons.

Of nearly 1,600 households surveyed, 74% found their energy bills ‘very complicated’, against just 14% for landline bills, the next highest figure. Less than 10% had problems with mobile, water, council tax or broadband bills.

Business energy comparison

While the Which? survey did not cover businesses, UK companies are facing the same problems. In fact, their energy troubles are worse: overworked managers lack the time to trawl through scores of quotes and, while households are well served by price comparison websites, these do not offer business tariffs relevant to SMEs.

Despite widespread confusion, our guide demonstrates that business electricity rates and tariffs do not need to be difficult to understand. With a few simple tips you can choose the right tariff for your business. offers businesses an even more straightforward solution, cutting bills by up to 70%, with exclusive supplier rates. Thousands of businesses have already saved an average of £747 per switched meter with a call that takes less than five minutes.

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