Paying for Energy
This chapter of the Advisors Toolkit looks at the subject of Paying for Energy. It sets out how to understand fuel bills by describing the different elements and explains some of the terms used. It also looks at the different payment methods used for paying for energy such as direct debit, standing order, quarterly billing, prepayment meters, regular payment schemes and Fuel Direct and explains the advantages and disadvantages of each. Finally the chapter has suggestions of what to do if struggling with fuel bills.
This set of links below are the individual factsheets under Chapter II: Paying for Energy.
2. a Understanding Fuel Bills
2. b Direct Debit and Standing Order
2. c Paying Quarterly on Receipt of Bill
2. d Prepayment Meters
2. e Regular Payment Schemes
2. f Fuel Direct
2. g Struggling with Fuel Bills