Citizens Utility Board

Peoria Public Radio News
1:29 pm
Mon October 14, 2013

CUB offers energy/money savings tips

The federal Energy Information Administration is projecting a 13-percent increase in natural gas bills this winter compared to last.

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Peoria Public Radio News
3:15 pm
Wed September 4, 2013

Area seniors learn how to avoid scams

A Peoria lawmaker is making sure area seniors are prepared to avoid common scams. Republican State Senator Darin LaHood held a clinic for the elderly on fraud prevention strategies and ways to save money on utility bills.

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Peoria Public Radio News
2:35 pm
Tue June 18, 2013

Cell phone users spending too much on data plans

A state consumer advocacy group is offering a new tool to help people determine whether they are overpaying for cell phone data plans. The Citizens Utility Board released an analysis Tuesday that shows Illinois residents are overpaying on data plans by more than one-billion dollars. Peoria residents are estimated to be paying nearly 13 million more each year than needed.

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