When choosing your energy supplier and tariff, you will have no doubt heard the terms ‘fixed rate’ and ‘variable rate’ mentioned, but do you really understand what they mean and what is best suited to you? What Is A Variable Rate Tariff?   ‘Variable rate’ refers to a tariff where the supplier can, at any[...]

The energy price cap explained. Being on a standard variable, or supplier’s ‘default’ tariff, means that, at the discretion of your supplier, your per unit energy prices may fluctuate. In the past it was not uncommon for customers on these plans to experience a sudden hike in prices, inevitably causing them budgeting issues. As a[…]