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No one wants to pay over the odds for their gas and electricity. Check our energy best-buy table to compare cheap gas and electricity suppliers.

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Video: 12.5% fall in car insurance costs

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Car insurance costs fell 12.5 per cent in the last three months of 2013, compared with the previous year. Gemma Stanbury, head of car insurance at, explains why in this video.

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Budget calculator tool

Budget calculator

If you’re wondering how much you spend each month on those little bits and bobs, then try our handy budget calculator tool.

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Sat nav blackspot map

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Use this widget to alert road users to nav blackspot areas around the UK. You can upload a report of where you encounter sat nav blackspot issues and how severe they are.

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Motorway lighting petition

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Our research reveals that the midnight switch-off for lights on UK roads poses risks to drivers, with 47 per cent of drivers feeling less confident on motorways at night. Sign the petition now.

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Where your energy spend goes

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Have you ever wondered how suppliers decide what price to charge for the gas and electricity you use? Well wonder no more!

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Understanding your energy bill

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In order to help you to understand your bill, we’ve compiled this guide in which we will address each part of the bill and explain in simple terms what each section means.

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Luxury holidays are all well and good but they can easily put a dent in your savings. So what’s the affordable alternative?  Read More…

Spring clean your car with 'The only way is Essex'

The only way is Essex
Winter is finally behind us, and we've teamed up with some girls from The Only Way Is Essex to encourage the nation to spring clean their cars.  Read More…

Accident avenue

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Winter is the most dangerous time to be on the roads and the recent heavy snow and bad weather has only added to the risks – just taking your car a few metres down your street could result in an accident.

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