Act now on energy costs
It’s amazing how many finance experts don’t know anything about energy and are paying way more than they need to because of it. If finance experts don’t know much about energy, what chance does the average consumer have?
People are always looking for ways to save a bit of money, whether it’s by cutting back on takeaway coffee or shopping at a different supermarket, but electricity is often the overlooked area of opportunity.
You can save a small fortune – if you know what to look for. I say this now because 2018 really needs to be the year when more consumers take the power back from the energy retailers. But many people will need a helping hand.
The federal government talked tough with the big energy companies last year but to really help people save it’s all about education. Let’s see some TV campaigns encouraging consumers to not only compare their options but to better understand them too.
Finance expert or not, it’s time to do something about your energy bills. Simon Downes, editor, Canstar Blue