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Q&A: How an energy monitor reduces your bills

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Our staff guinea pig has been using an energy monitor and reveals all about how it’s reduced his electricity consumption.

  Read More…’s stunning post-summer getaways

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Once the summer hubbub has died down, there are plenty of excellent places to explore. Here are some of our favourites.

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Eyes on the road: Driver distractions to avoid

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The Highway Code has now been updated, meaning smoking at the wheel - among other things - could be a contributory factor to a criminal offence.

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Your handy travel checklist

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Off on holiday? has a bunch of suggestions which might jog your memory, and may even bring to light ideas you might not have thought of

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Top 10 iPhone & Smartphone Tips

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If you’re a proud iPhone or smartphone owner, here are some top tips for getting the most out of it, whilst saving money.

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Why summer is the time to think about gas & electricity

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Few people care about their household fuel bills at the moment. After all, we’re having a warm summer, and our consumption is low accordingly. But we think it’s the best time to think about them. Find out why here.

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Touring caravan insurance: a guide

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It’s now possible to compare touring caravan insurance at Here’s what you can cover against.  Read More…

An introduction to caravan insurance

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Whether you’re a seasoned owner, or just considering investing in a caravan, you’ll want to make sure it’s properly insured. Well, here’s a bit of good news: at, we now compare insurance for both touring and static caravans.

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How to choose a driving instructor

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Learning to drive or helping someone who is? Here are some handy tips to choosing a driving instructor.  Read More…

Top ten drives for those who don’t fancy flying

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We list a selection of wonderful drives either within the UK or nearby.

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Owe Carter

Owe Carter is a content producer who's worked for since 2007. He's the author of our Carless Cities report.

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