20 Nov, 2018

Lower your household electricity costs


The rising cost of electricity is in the news almost every day. But how much control can we have over our power bills?After we’ve shopped around for the lowest rates, what other low cost ways can we achieve lower electricity costs.

Did you know that by simply changing your habits, you can reduce your electricity costs by about $50 per month?If you have a large family you can reduce your electricity costs even more.

Live for Less editor Mike Watson, recently did an experiment to find out exactly how much he could save each day by simply changing his habits.

By installing a digital electricity meter (also known as a smart meter), Mike Watson was able to monitor his energy usage from the data that fed into his phone app. From there he was able to make some simple changes to his routine that saved him $50 per month - that’s $600 per year!

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