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One of the responsibilities of owning or renting a place to live is to manage your budget. Bills associated with maintaining a comfortable living climate are a major factor in budgetary concerns. A goal of most people is to have adequate heat in the winter and cooling in the summer. The amount of climate control you can provide is dependent upon gas and electricity suppliers. Where you live will factor into the cost and choice of who are the relevant gas and electricity suppliers. If you wish to switch energy supplier companies, realize that some areas have limited choices in who provides these utilities..
When researching viable options to switch energy supplier companies in an attempt to save money, a good place to look is your local city website. Most city websites have an area that lists the local utility companies that serve the area. Once you have determined if there is more than one applicable company that can service your energy needs, start to compare prices. The company website for each energy supplier will have a section that lists the rates that they charge for usage. Another resource is to ask friends and neighbors in the area. Inquire about how much they pay their gas and electricity suppliers. Use this as a guideline in making an informed decision.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|