4 Quick Ways to Save Money on Your Utilities

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This is the time of year when your heating bills are likely soaring as are your electricity bills thanks to much colder and shorter days.  Rather than being a victim to these costly bills, why not be proactive and take steps to slash your utility bills?  Your wallet will thank you, and maybe with all the money you save, you’ll be able to take a trip to a warm destination! Luckily, slashing...

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Cutting back our hydro bill – UPDATE!

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A few months ago, Brian and I reported our shock at receiving a hydro bill for over $160.  Until that time, my typical hydro bill was always between $25 and $45 every two months.  Needless to say, we were not happy.  We made some attempts at cutting back energy costs and tried out some tips for cutting back our electrical bill, as suggested by others.  Unfortunately, being in an apartment, our...

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Posted in: Minimalism and Frugality

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