Frequently Asked Questions

Cost Compare is a simple site to navigate, and you will be able to use our services in the easiest way possible. Firstly, you need to tell us what you need, by browsing the office products and business services that your business needs. You can be sure that we can find you the products, equipment, services and much more and will find you the best match for your business. Once you know exactly what you want and the budget that you have to spend, we’ll find you the right suppliers to help. We have access to some of the UK’s top suppliers, so you know that you are going to be getting the best deals at all times. Once you’ve decided which product you want, which suppliers you are looking for, we can provide you with some of the very best quotes suited to your budget. We make the whole process quick and easy, to help boost your business.

Using is a simple process. Our mission is a simple one, we just want to help your business to grow by providing you with the office products and business services that you need to ensure that you are getting the most out of your business. There are two main reasons why you should use Firstly, we will save you time. Saving time is important for any business, and our comparison service helps to ensure that you are not scouring the internet to find the best deal. We can get you a quote for the business products and services that you need, all in one place. In addition to this, we can help you to find the best deal, by saving you money on the products and services that you need. There are a number of different deals that you can discover through our service, and with a completely secure site, you can buy safely too!

With a vast range of businesses using our services, there are a huge number of products available on our site, all supplied by some of the UK’s leading office product suppliers. Whether you’re looking for photocopiers, franking machines, letter folders, time & attendance systems, water coolers, vending machines, coffee machines, document management products or any other form of office equipment or product that you can think of, you can be certain to find some of the best products on the market on our site.

Having streamlined business services for your company is particularly important, and in some cases, you might not be able to carry out all of the services that you need, in-house. This is where can help you. Getting an in-house team can be extremely expensive, and the business services offered on our site can help to save you money and time.

If you are interested in becoming a supplier, then all you have to do is contact us. A member of our team will discuss the benefits and requirements with you when it comes to being a supplier, and will lead you through the next steps in being able to get the relevant leads that you need to improve your business. Once you have contacted us and spoke to a member of our team, you will need to fill out an application form. After this, we will check through your application and verify your status. Once this has happened, you will be able start selling immediately, to any leads and users on our Cost Compare site.

Becoming a supplier can have a number of benefits. If you’re looking for new customers who are looking for the products and services that your business provides, then can help. While we currently work with thousands of suppliers offering a huge range of services, we always have room for more suppliers offering competitively priced office products and business services. With our site, the leads that we generate a high quality, and are very specific to their particular industry. All of the leads that come through are examined by industry experts in order to ensure that all request for quotes are valid.

In addition to this, with every enquiry, we will provide you with relevant information about the business/person requesting your services, meaning you have potential to build a long-standing relationship with a number of potential new customers. Our platform is entirely flexible, allowing you to control the budgets that you allocate per lead, pause various budgets, and also manage your leads in an efficient manner.

One of the best parts about our comparison service is that it is indeed free to compare all of the products and services on our site. We have a list of some of the UK’s trusted suppliers in order to provide you with the very best products and services for your business. When using our comparison tool online, you will not be charged a penny, yet still have access to some of the best products and services on the market, for all industries.

No matter what you’re searching for when it comes to products and services at, if you receive a quote from one of our suppliers, you are not under any obligation to make any form of purchase. The concept of the comparison tool is to ensure that you have access to the best products on the market from some of the top suppliers in the country. However, we understand that a number of businesses have different requirements and budgets. This is why we ensure that searching for a quote is obligation-free, so you can make up your own mind about the products and services that you need and want, at all times. You will never be under obligation to purchase a product when you speak to the supplier directly either.

While we provide a comparison service for all of our customers, we do not supply the products and services ourselves. This means that we will put you directly in touch with the suppliers of your choice, after you have received a quote on a product or service from us. Speaking to the suppliers directly can allow you the opportunity to discuss your needs and requirements in much more detail, with a genuine employee. This will help you to make an informed decision based not just on price and the product or service itself, but also on all of the different characteristics of the product. Speaking to the supplier directly can have a number of benefits, but you can be certain that you will not have to purchase the product or service after you speak to the supplier.

While we do help to ensure that as many quote requests as possible are accepted, we do have requirements in place in order to help ensure that the request for quotes are completely genuine. Currently, we only offer products and services in the UK, meaning businesses abroad are unable to use our services. In addition to this, we aim to make sure that every request for quote is completely valid and verified. In some instances where the request for quote is not validated, they may end up refused.