5/14/2019 0 Comments
The recent announcement of increased tariffs on Chinese goods will increase the price for thousands of consumer goods that are purchased every day. Here is a very abbreviated list:
On The List
Not On The List
It is not just how much money you make; it's how much you keep that makes the difference in your life.
Getting the most for your money is one way to do that. Making the right buying decision is an important skill to master. And a great habit to develop. Here's a way to do that:
Comparison shop everything, all the time, not just the "big items." To do that successfully you must be able to compare prices on your most frequently purchased items. To do so, you must use Unit Pricing. You can compare “apples to apples” with the Unit Price. Here is how to know and evaluate the unit price:
Electricity is essential to modern life. For most people the electricity in our homes is not free. Reducing its costs, even incrementally, can save real money over the long term.
Here are some discounts our local utilities offer that most people can benefit from with small painless changes in routine. You must request the discounts be applied to your account.
Time of Day Rate
You could reduce your energy costs by requesting DTE Energy’s residential Time-Of-Day Electric Rate. The more you shift your electricity usage to off-peak hours — early mornings, evenings and weekends — the more you could save.
How It Works
This rate is available to residential customers who choose to have their energy usage metered based on our on and off-peak hours.