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Energy bills through the roof across the nation

Brits are spending more than £65 million per month on energy while working from home, according to new research. A survey of 2,000 UK adults revealed 40 per cent have transformed their home into a makeshift office during lockdown. With a total of around 12.5 million now ‘WFH’, Smart Pay As You Go energy provider […]

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How Covid-19 is making us re-examine our cashflow

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Londoners have cancelled more direct debits than anyone else in the country since Covid-19 shut the country down. A study has found one in five of those in the capital have already cancelled some of their non-essential monthly payments, and a further 26 per cent are thinking about it. Meanwhile, just 13 per cent of […]

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Disturbing dreams and late-night snacking causing sleep havoc for millions

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A QUARTER of Brits say that their quality of sleep has fallen since the Coronavirus outbreak as they constantly have worries. Working later into the evening and snacking closer to bedtime are also among the reasons for a more disturbed night’s sleep, according to the poll of 2,000 Brits. A fifth are reading the news […]

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8 in 10 Brits say they’re now worried about money, since self-isolating

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A whopping 8 in 10 Brits admit they’re ‘worried about their money’ and millions have cut back on their spending since the UK began self-isolating. A study of 2,000 adults found 47 per cent have drastically reduced their outgoings, feeling the need to stockpile cash instead. And four in 10 Direct Debit users have plans […]

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