Can you fight rising energy bills?


As the weather gets chillier, the temptation is to put the heating on.

But this winter, heating the house will cost a lot more than last year.

On Thursday, ED Energy announced it will be raising gas prices by 15.4% and electricity prices by 4.5% from 10 November.

It follows the other five major energy suppliers - British Gas, Scottish Power, Scottish & Southern Energy, Npower and E.On - in increasing prices.

Paul Lewis from Money Box gave BBC Breakfast tips on how to save money on bills.

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