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 that can help lower the cost of your power bill.
Most power companies offer a budget billing plan, which 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. Just click the link below to find out what discounts, rebates and other money-saving programs are offered by YOUR local utility company!
This post is for New Jersey power companies only.
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Are you an Eversource customer? We found help for paying your bill and getting free stuff from the company! We also found ways you can upgrade your home for free while getting access to lower energy usage thanks to the company’s policies. You might even be able to make payment arrangements or extensions through the company’s hardship program. We found may different steps you can take to help make your Eversource bill less of a burden! To learn more about the programs, saving money and getting lower rates, click here.
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