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Can small energy firms offer a better deal than the Big Six?

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Four of the UK’s Big Six energy firms have hiked prices in the past two months, but there are a number of smaller firms offering gas and electricity. Are they cheaper?

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Why is getting rid of rubbish such a chore? logo on the laptop screen

Can ridding your home of unwanted items make you a tidy profit? Or will you have to pay for the privilege?

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If you want to go green and save money on your electricity bill, why not start generating power yourself.’s simple guide can show you how to become a green energy generator as well as a consumer.

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Will I be stuck with my supplier if I put up solar panels? editor Lisa Greenfield

Thinking of putting solar panels on your roof? Might it limit you to just one energy supplier?

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How to have a waste-free Christmas

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Some top tips to ensure your home isn’t filled with clutter come January.

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Converting your van to run on LPG

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Feeling the pinch of rising fuel costs? You could make significant savings by converting your engine to run on LPG.

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Could an electric car save you money?

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Electric cars have faced a lot of criticism in the UK press recently but what are the real advantages and disadvantages of swapping petrol pumps for plug sockets?

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Simple steps for economical van driving

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Reducing petrol consumption is all the rage at the moment. We’ve got some handy pointers for saving in the long run.

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How to spend less on fuel

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Soaring petrol prices mean that cutting your fuel consumption makes more sense than ever...

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Britain's traffic hotspots

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Are our roads getting busier? Recent statistics from the Department for Transport say not, but the report still identifies the UK’s worst areas of congestion. Check out the offenders here, and our thoughts for the future.

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