The Compare ClubBill Shock Index.

Bills are rising and Australians are not happy about it, but we’re still not prepared to ‘trade up’ and switch our policies often enough.

The Bill Shock Index is a quarterly analysis of Australians’ relationship with their bills, a barometer of how different demographics are feeling about their finances, the value they are getting from their services and insights into the triggers and motivations for re-evaluating their personal finance choices.

Report Highlights.



experienced “bill shock” in the past three months with young consumers the most heavily impacted.


age group

have been hit hardest when it comes to savings.

The rising cost of bills have made it harder for me and my family to save.


age group

feel some anxiety about bills, more than half of over 55s say they haven’t at all.

I have felt anxiety and stress about the cost of bill.

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