Latest pricing changes

A variety of everyday pricing changes have come in over the summer relating to savings, utility bills and travel.

30 August 2017
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The price of electricity for those on the regulated tariffs has increased by 1.7%, though this is slightly off-set by a lowering in the price of gas.

The latter ranges from 0.3% for those who use gas just to cook to 0.8% for those who use it to heat their homes.

It has also been confirmed that the interest rate for Livret A tax-free savings accounts will remain at a meagre 0.75% until at least February 2018.

The cost of using public transport in Paris has gone up, with the price of a monthly Navigo pass rising from €73 to €75.20, while a carnet of 10 single tickets – popular among visitors – has increased by 40 centimes to €14.90.

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