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 Atlantic City Electric customer? You could get help! You might be able to get help from New Jersey Shares or the USP. We also found ways to lower your bill by taking a lower rate and choosing to use your electric at different times. There are many resources for Atlantic City customers to take advantage of. Check them all out here.
Stop letting your Green Mountain Energy bill eat up your whole budget! As an electric rate provider, Green Mountain Energy might be able to help you save money on your bills. Make sure you also check with your energy company in addition to Green Mountain Energy as it is just a supplier. Here’s everything we found out for Green Mountain Energy Customers!
Do you have JCPL? You might have options for paying your bills! NJ Power On and NJ Shares programs might be able to help you with your bills. You could also get lower rates thanks to the electric company. We found resources to help you upgrade your home and lower your energy bills all for free. To see everything we found out about JCPL, check here.
Do you have Just Energy as your supplier? You could get help with your bills! There are resources you can use to help lower your power bills and save money on energy. Check out everything we found for you if you have Just Energy as a supplier!
If you’re an Orange and Rockland customer, we’ve found some ways that you might be able to save money on your utilities. Click here.
As a PSEG customer, you might be able to get help paying your bills, free stuff to make home upgrades and so much more. We found the best ways to get help with your PSEG bill. You could get help with payment assistance, arrangements and more from the company. You can also see all the community resources we found. For more information on getting help with your PSEG bill, click here.
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