Cutting Business Expenses to Save Money
When I go outside to the mailbox I kind of squint when looking at who the letters are from. One bill I would always dread opening was the electric bill. We have outbuildings on our property for our business. They all have machinery in them powered by electricity. They use a lot of energy in a month, and every penny of it has to be figured into our costs. In order to stay competitive, we lowered expenses. I even went to http://energyproviderstexas.com to find an electricity supplier that could give us a lower per kilowatt hour rate for our business and residential electricity charges.
I walk by the electric meter on our big building every day I am going to the shop from our house. I can see the dial spinning rapidly on the meter when all the machines are running inside. Every spin means money. Lowering our per kilowatt hour rate can make a significant difference for our monthly electricity bill. The change in the rate may only be a few cents per kilowatt hour, but when you use a lot of them in a month, you can save a decent amount of money. (more…)