How to beat a Texas electric company when your variable rate goes up too much

If you are a Texas electricity customer with a variable rate plan, and your bill skyrockets, here’s the Watchdog Nation strategy to complain and possibly get your bill lowered.

Thanks to Texas electricity spikes, variable rate customers about to get burned

Nearly every day in the Texas summer of 2011, warnings come about overuse of electricity. As readers of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram Dave Lieber Watchdog column first learned, those customers on variable rate plans could get power bills that leave them boiling. ┬áRyan Walton may be the canary in the coal mine when it comes […]