Learn how the Cost of Living Crisis is Affecting Everyone. Families Face Tough Choices as Energy Bills Soar
It’s predicting inflation could soar above 18% by the start of next year – pushed up by the spiralling cost of energy. OFGEM are to announce the October price cap later this week. Household bills are likely to hit more than £3,500, and by next April they could be closer to £6,000.
No surprise then, that ordinary people – unlike politicians, aren’t waiting around to take action – they’re already changing their way of life to save money. Eating sandwiches rather than proper meals. Using the microwave instead of the oven – or simply choosing tins over fresh food to avoid any cooking whatsoever.Channel 4 News