Alex Dickson, head of research at Switchcraft, urges customers to switch to a better deal rather than rely on the price cap to save money.
Andrew Long, founder of comparison site Switchcraft, says smaller energy firms are particularly susceptible to using surplus credit balances to their ‘advantage’.Read more This Is Money April 21 2021
Andrew Long of Switchcraft said “Any energy supplier still installing last generation smart meters needs to give a very clear justification for their actions”Read more The Telegraph March 3 2021
Founder and chief executive of Switchcraft.co.uk, Andrew Long said the “biggest scandal” in the energy market is still the way the most vulnerable customers pay the most. “It should be illegal for prepayment customers to be charged more”Read more The Herald February 6 2021
Auto-switching service Switchcraft claims these deals can lock billpayers into an ‘energy-poverty trap’
Switchcraft, said: “It’s great to see Ofgem on the front foot when it comes to enforcement actions against suppliers.
Auto-switching site Switchcraft, said that with so many customers moving to suppliers and tariffs they had not chosen “the industry is in crisis and the regulator needs to step in”.
Switchcraft, added: “British Gas customers will now see £409.5 million added to their energy bills as a result of the price hike.
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Switchcraft, says: ‘There’s a real risk of further bankruptcies. It’s become so easy to set up an energy supplier that many new ones have emerged without a realistic business plan or proper funding.’
That startup idea was Switchcraft, an online service where customers enter their details once and are automatically moved to the best possible energy deal.
Andrew Long, founder of another automatic switching site – Switchcraft – said that the cap had already led to a clustering of prices.
New automated switching services will not only find you the best deal, but do the boring admin too