ScottishPower introduces late payment fees on energy bills

Customers will be charged up to £20 for late paying

Are cheap energy deals threatened with extinction?

The cheapest fixed tariff energy deals cost £1,700 more than the price cap, according to a new report

Direct debit cancellations have skyrocketed, says OVO Energy

One-in-five customers in Scotland are unable to pay their bills on time. according to the energy supplier

Quarter of consumers ‘see energy direct debits double’

For British Gas, Shell and Octopus Energy customers that figure is 30%, says survey

MPs asked not to apply for £150 energy rebate

The IPSA has called on MPs to repay the Council Tax Rebate to the body in case they receive it

Energy firms warned over ‘direct debit hikes’

Energy companies may be directing customers to tariffs that “may not be in their best interest”, the energy regulator has said

Customers face delays over delivery of energy rebate

Brits have been warned that they may have to wait until June to get their one-off payment

Prepayment customers ‘could face bills of £428 per month by January 2023’

Customers on direct debit face energy bill payments of up to £250 per month, according to new research

EDF customer charged £336k for a month’s electricity bill

A school worker was reportedly asked to split it onto a three-year payment plan

British Gas to freeze standard tariff direct debits until next year

The energy supplier said it will assess the market outlook in February 2022 before making a final decision on changing direct debit payments to reflect the increase to the SVT