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Start-ups put their faith in tech for good

Not all technology firms are run by egomaniacs. Some want to make the world better — as well as make money.

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The Times
December 1 2019
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Energy giants sit on £1.5bn of your cash: How to demand a refund as suppliers use your credit balances as their bank

The investigation by Switchcraft, a service that automatically moves consumers to cheaper tariffs, shows that nearly a quarter of customers’ complaints related to overcharging or having direct debits increased – despite being in credit.

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The Mail on Sunday
October 26 2019
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Energy discounts that could knock hundreds off your winter bills if you apply now

“As the mercury drops, we can be certain that one thing will rise,” Alex Dickson at Switchcraft said.

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The Mirror
October 26 2019
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Another energy supplier goes bust: Toto Energy ceases to trade leaving 134,000 customers in limbo a DAY after Ofgem revealed reform plans

Switchcraft said: “That Toto Energy – a company with an appalling track record – was able to purchase 43,000 new customers only three months ago is dumbfounding.”

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The Mail on Sunday
October 23 2019
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Top 5 ‘greenest’ clubs in the Premier League, including Arsenal and Man United

Switchcraft ranks the five ‘greenest’ football clubs based on their commitment to fighting climate change.

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talkSPORT
October 21 2019
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How to teach kids financial responsibility in a cashless age

Switchcraft discusses the role of fintech in a society moving away from cash payments.

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The Telegraph
September 16 2019
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Why do energy firms keep going bust?

Auto-switching service Switchcraft says it is now “survival of the fittest” in retail energy markets.

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The Independent
September 15 2019
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Yellowhammer papers: ‘significant’ energy price increases expected

Alex Dickson, head of research at Switchcraft, warns that a no-deal Brexit is likely to lead to an increase in energy prices.

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Energy Voice
September 12 2019
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Eversmart Energy collapses leaving 29,000 customers without a supplier

Alex Dickson, at energy auto switching service Switchcraft said customers should be “be prepared” for the collapse of more suppliers.

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Mirror
September 6 2019
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Ofgem throws lifeline to 30,000 energy customers as Eversmart goes bust

Switchcraft warns that other suppliers may follow in the footsteps of collapsed supplier Eversmart.

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CityAM
September 6 2019
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