Utility Bills

  • Navigating Financial Hardships: What to Do If You Can’t Pay Utility Bills

    Introduction: In recent years, the financial landscape for many Americans has become increasingly challenging. The rising costs of essential utilities have placed a considerable burden on household budgets, leaving millions of families struggling to keep up with their utility bills. In 2022, over 20 million American households, roughly one in six, found themselves behind on payments, according to data from the National Energy Assistance Directors Association. While the prospect of unpaid utility bills can be daunting, there are practical steps you can take to maintain your essential services while safeguarding…

    September 18, 2023