Yep. We’re back. And this time with more things you may not know about electricity savings. …And what you don’t know, at least in this case anyway, can hurt you. So here’s what to look for this time: 1. Save More Energy By Keeping Your Thermostat Isolated Every electronic device gives off some heat. Windows … Continue reading Top 3 Things You Don’t Know about Electric Bill Savings (Part 2)
As a consumer, you hear all kinds of things about electricity. Some are true. Others aren’t. Sometimes you have a friend or relative who likes to talk about things they don’t know much about. Or power companies spread misinformation so they can increase their profits. Things like these happen. But you’d rather know the reality. … Continue reading Top 3 Things You Don’t Know about Electric Bill Savings (Part 1)
Apartments have their own idiosyncrasies. Yes, you might not be staying in yours forever. So, it’s easy to minimize what you could do to improve your energy savings. But save you can. You can benefit in the short-term – without shelling out big bucks. Here’s some ideas: Install a Nest smart thermostat. Nest saves you … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Electricity Savings for Apartment Renters
Some ways to save energy are quite fun and easy…and others, well, you can’t stand ‘em (and probably justifiably so). So let’s get right to it: 1. The Most Unpopular Way to Save Energy One power company that operates in more than 30 states collected 2.7 million survey responses. Out of all the tips posted, … Continue reading The Most Popular (And Unpopular) Ways to Save Energy
Have you ever listened to the semi-famous Clark Howard, who’s a nationally radio-broadcasted consumer advocate? He has some of the most helpful advice for practically any consumer issue and customer service. …And he frequently uses the term “Customer no-service” to describe how many companies truly view their customer service department. He’s right. And if you … Continue reading How Electric Companies in Texas Handle Customer Service
When you have a down financial time in life, it seems like absolutely no company could care less about you. In fact, if you’re having a hard time paying your bill, they want to tack on fees and interest. Ironically, when you need help, assistance can often get more difficult. Electricity in Texas can be … Continue reading The Top 5 Benefits of Month-to-Month Electricity with No Deposit
Do you pay the advertised rate for electricity? Do you even remember the rate you were promised? Electric companies know consumers like you forget these things. And many Texas REPs have figured out how to slip additional fees right underneath your nose without you even knowing it. They promise you a certain rate. But you … Continue reading How Much Does Your Electricity REALLY Cost?
Research studies have pointed out that electricity rates in Texas may have actually increased since deregulation. But at least one study has found that excess expense continues to shrink. Why all this confusion with electricity rates? Why has deregulation actually driven costs up for many Texans? Let’s Shed Some Light on The Issue Buying in … Continue reading Why Does Electricity in Texas Cost What It Does?
Believe it or not, prepaying electricity customers save more money on their electricity bills than post-paying customers. Why? Is it because they typically come to us in a hard financial situation that didn’t allow them to be a post-paying customer?
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