Can I have a business energy contract if I work from home?
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In fact, a recent report by the Royal Society for Public Health found that the average UK commuter consumes an extra 800 calories a day thanks to their journey to work. To make matters worse, long commutes are also associated with high blood pressure and an increased BMI. The study found that 55% of people had increased stress due to their commute, whilst 44% felt their commute deprived them of time with their families.
Booming house prices mean that many people are choosing to live in commuter hotspots, instead of paying a premium for city centre living. A recent study by estate agents eMoov even highlighted the price benefits of commuting, by plane, to London from other UK cities such as Glasgow or Manchester.
So, with our time spent commuting only likely to increase, is there not more we could be doing to make the most of it?
Take a look at our infographic below, where we’ve rounded up some of the best suggestions for hacking your daily commute and getting the most out of your travel time.
This post was updated on the 21st October, 2016
"Very easy. Bea Luseni very efficient & knowledgeable."This review was posted by Alan Duffy on the 31st of March 2017
Super helpful and easy to work with
"Recommend this company in a heartbeat - Nicole Borneuf was super easy to talk to, was not pushy in the slightest, very helpful and replied with all my questions very professionally and did all she could to help. I had to deal with a few companies to sort my business energy out, all but Nicole were too pushy for my liking and I refused to follow through with them. Thank Nicole - you are a credit to your company, thank you for making the stressful energy change so easy."This review was posted by Mia Drew on the 29th of March 2017
An Extremely Competent Company
"Switch my business has not only helped my SME secure a good energy deal for the second year running but Jessica swiftly found a alternative supplier for me when I was let down on the day of switching by the new contractual provider I had chosen some 4 months previously. Being suddenly out of contract and without provider is everyone's energy nightmare. Greatest thanks."This review was posted by S McMillan on the 29th of March 2017
Helpful, friendly and we saved lots of money!
"Jessica Purnell was helpful and friendly, she made the whole process easy and simple AND we saved lots of money thanks Jess"This review was posted by Melanie Baker on the 23rd of March 2017
Quick & Easy
"Kabibi was very helpful and the whole process was very efficient. The one small reservation I had was that I was phoned up by Kabibi almost immediately having received my online quote - which wasn't enough time for me to finish reading the quotes! Fortunately she was able to assist me in a greater savings on both Gas & Electricity, and so as long as the switchover is seamless I will remain very happy with the service."This review was posted by Amanda Brown on the 21st of March 2017