Do you know why people prefer getting mail from the IRS more than from their utility company? Because, at least there’s a chance that they will get a refund from the IRS. Today, mail from the utility company will more than likely announce another price increase than ever before.
Across the country, residential electricity is getting more expensive every year. If you live in a populated area, it’s likely your bills are going to go up too. In California utilities are asking for double-digit increases. My parents in Maryland saw their bills increase 50% last year alone.