The electric bill can be a budget-buster when you’re surviving on a low income. Fortunately, your power company can usually help. There are several unknown or little-advertised programs that power companies may offer. These can help lower the cost of your power bill.
Most power companies offer a budget billing plan. This plan averages the annual cost of electricity in a home and bills the customer in 12 even installments. This can help low-income customers maintain a budget and avert payment problems, especially during the more expensive winter months.
Some companies even offer free energy-efficiency improvements (including free LED light bulbs!) and moratoriums that prevent your power from being shut off during the winter.
Just click the link below to find out what discounts, rebates and other money-saving programs are offered by YOUR local utility company!
You could get help with your Minnesota Power bill! We found ways for you to save money using the company’s assistance programs. You might also be able to get free things from the company, payment arrangements and rates that make it easier to pay your bill. If you’re unable to find help through the company, we found community assistance programs like the Salvation Army and even the home energy assistance program through Minnesota! To see everything we found about Minnesota Power and learn more about your options, click here.
Are you an XCel Energy customer? If so, you might qualify for help with your bill, upgrades to your home and so much more. You could get help through a variety of programs from the company and from the community. Customers might even be able to get free home upgrades that could help you save more on your bill in the future. To learn more about how to save money with XCel Energy and see everything we’ve found out about the company, check this out!