Age Cymru is receiving a growing number of complaints about companies that are “cold calling” and attempting to persuade people to pay for things they either aren’t entitled to and won’t get, or could sort out themselves for free. This is often in relation to the ECO (Energy companies Obligation) and The Green Deal.

Warnings have appeared in the press too.

Here is a link to the company involved in the most recent SCAM: Company web site!water-rebates/c1yng

Nest, should be the first port of call for people looking to reduce their spending on energy in the home, whether entitled to free home improvements or just good advice

Tel: 0808 808 2244.  Regarding other financial matters, the Money Advice Service is the best place to start: 0300 500 5000.