In 2011, the average residential energy bill was $110.14. The average household energy usage was 940 kilowatt-hours. The state with the highest electricity prices was Hawaii, and the state with the lowest prices was Idah... More » Business & Finance Household Budgets

Customers can pay their Jackson Electric Membership Corporation bills online, via automatic withdrawals, by postal mail and by phone, as of May 2015. They can also choose a budget billing plan where they pay the same amo... More » Business & Finance Personal Banking

Though the amount of an average electric bill for an apartment varies based on utility prices and usage, the typical apartment dweller spends $30 to $50 on electricity each month, based on 2014 figures not including AC u... More »

Phone bills are regarded as utility bills in many areas, similar to invoices for electricity or water service. As examples, in both New Jersey and Ohio, telephone service is viewed as a utility from a regulatory perspect... More »

To lower an electric bill, it is necessary to reduce energy use in the home. Unplugging small appliances, switching to low-energy appliances, sealing doors and windows, and installing a programmable thermostat is recomme... More » Business & Finance Household Budgets

Off-peak hours for using electricity vary by location, but are typically between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., then again from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. during the winter months. During the summer, the hours are usually anytime before 4 p.... More »

To find out the standard electricity rate of a provider in your area, visit that provider's website. To find the rate you are paying to your current provider, check your electric bill. Some electric bills have the rate p... More » Business & Finance Household Budgets