Call us on: 03333 444019



Digital and financial inclusion key to battling poverty premium, says We Are Digital

In February 2018, energy watchdog Ofgem announced that it would be raising its maximum price cap by 5.5%. The proposals, which could come into force as early as next year, are likely to be worrying news for some of Britain’s most vulnerable families. Indeed, it is estimated that five million low-income households across the UK could see their energy bills increase by £57 per annum – a sharp spike for an already costly necessity at a time when as many as one in 10 households are living in fuel poverty.

 

In this article in Building Construction Design, Matthew Adam, CEO of We Are Digital, reveals how digital and financial inclusion are key to battling poverty. Read more here, www.buildingconstructiondesign.co.uk

News Archives

  • As seen on Global Banking and Finance Review”.

    (09.02.21)

    By Matt Adam, chief executive of We Are Digital, outlines four key actions we can take this year to end the impact of financial exclusion.   Financial exclusion – the inability to access finance, banking and income – typically affects … Read more »


    read more
  • The Shift to Remote Training: Challenges, Opportunities and the Future

    (09.12.20)

    Arjun Patel, Operational Delivery Manager When the Covid-19 lockdown came into force in March, as an organisation, We Are Digital didn’t want to sit back and do nothing. We primarily offered face-to-face training prior to this, but we quickly decided … Read more »


    read more
  • We Are Digital partnership with PA Housing

    (08.12.20)

    Community investment and digital skills training provider We Are Digital has secured a contract with PA Housing to provide in-home digital and financial inclusion training to a targeted group of residents. The training will prove key to relieving isolation and … Read more »


    read more
  • Cash in the time of Covid-19: A tale of financial exclusion

    (24.11.20)

    Financial exclusion rates are on the rise thanks to Covid-19. But what are the solutions to this significant finance problem in a post-pandemic world, asks Matthew Adam, chief executive, We Are Digital? Cash is fighting to survive Covid-19. Globally, from … Read more »


    read more
  • Money troubles: Financial exclusion and COVID-19

    (18.11.20)

    Global financial exclusion rates are on the rise thanks to the COVID-19 crisis. Matt Adam, Chief Executive, We Are Digital, outlines five ways we can solve the world’s money troubles as we head back into lockdown Reading the news, with … Read more »


    read more
View All News Articles
'Follow us' on Twitter 'Like us' on Facebook
Latest News
  • As seen on Global Banking and Finance Review”.

    09.02.21

    By Matt Adam, chief executive of We Are Digital, outlines four key actions we can take this year to end the impact of financial exclusion.   Financial exclusion – the inability to access finance, banking and income – typically affects … Read more »

  • The Shift to Remote Training: Challenges, Opportunities and the Future

    09.12.20

    Arjun Patel, Operational Delivery Manager When the Covid-19 lockdown came into force in March, as an organisation, We Are Digital didn’t want to sit back and do nothing. We primarily offered face-to-face training prior to this, but we quickly decided … Read more »

  • We Are Digital partnership with PA Housing

    08.12.20

    Community investment and digital skills training provider We Are Digital has secured a contract with PA Housing to provide in-home digital and financial inclusion training to a targeted group of residents. The training will prove key to relieving isolation and … Read more »

'Follow us' on Twitter 'Like us' on Facebook
Get in touch

Interested in finding out more about our courses, have a passion to become a tutor or you’ve got a question but not sure who to ask? Then get in touch with us.

Phone: 03333 444019

Email: info@we-are-digital.co.uk

Complaints:

You can get in touch with our Customer Services Department at customerservices@we-are-digital.co.uk













Silver Training has undergone a complete rebrand and will now be known as We Are Digital. Our services remain the same. We hope you enjoy navigating our new website!