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Consumer Tips

Electric Tips

  • Electric Tips

    Information on electric issues including: the selection of alternative electric suppliers, surviving electrical power outages, outage credits, reducing energy usage, appliance service plans, bill payment assistance programs and more.

    Electric Tips

Natural Gas Tips

  • Natural Gas Tips

    Information on natural gas issues including: the selection of alternative gas suppliers, estimated bills, reducing energy use, customer shutoff protections, bill payment assistance programs and more.

    Natural Gas Tips

Telecommunications Tips

  • Telecommunications Tips

    Information on telephone and video/cable television issues including:  slamming, cramming, telemarketing sales calls, telephone calling cards, 900 numbers, tips for selecting a long distance telephone company, the informal and formal dispute resolution process for filing complaints and more.

    Telecommunications Tips

Business Consumer Tips

  • Tips for Business Consumers

    Information on issues small business customers encounter including: the selection of an alternative supplier, energy efficiency, energy utility security deposits, customer contracts, meter accessibility, slamming, cramming of telecommunications services and more.

    Business Consumer Tips

Issue Briefs

Issue Briefs

  • Issue Briefs

    The MSPC issue briefs help to break down complex topics for ease of understanding.

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