My name’s Simon and I live on my own. Ok, that’s not the most thrilling of introductory sentences. But for myself and many others like me, the concept of living alone is a very real situation. A situation that can present a range of challenges, fantastic highs, worrying lows and plenty in-between.
This month my energy bill came in at £186 (~$228) – this time last year, I spent £95 (~$116) for the same month. I’m by no means unique - across the world, rising costs of living are impossible to ignore as household budgets become more and more squeezed. For solo people, rising costs of living have a disproportionate impact on…