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CUB Earth Month Survey Winner

Congratulations to Kevin of Calumet City for winning our Earth Month Survey giveaway! Out of 330 entries, he was randomly selected to receive a pack of 10 LED light bulbs, which could help him cut his electric bills by hundreds of dollars over their lifetime. We asked people how they…...

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Electric/water/gas issues, clean energy top list of consumer interests

People on CUB’s email list are most interested in electric, water and natural gas news, with clean energy and telecom topics a close second, according to a survey of supporters of the watchdog group. Throughout the month of January, CUB asked supporters to fill out a survey, “What CUB content…...

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Halloween Giveaway

Utility bills can be scary, especially with the upcoming winter. That’s why we’re offering you the chance to win $50 toward those bills. Just answer our quick poll by midnight Halloween, and you could be randomly selected to win $50 off your scariest bill. Enter the giveaway by telling us which…...

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POLL: What is your scariest bill?

CUB’s outreach team CUB staffs 400-500 events a year, and we have seen some scary utility bills. Now, we want to hear what bill scares you the most. Answer our quick poll by midnight Halloween, and you could be randomly selected to win $50 off your utility bills. What is…...

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We have a winner in our rate-hike battle survey giveaway!

Congratulations to Karen of Chicago, who won $100 off her utility bills after answering our recent survey asking people to choose the biggest rate-hike battle facing Illinois. (Nicor Gas’ $208.5 million rate hike was chosen.) Here’s how Karen responded to the news: “It feels great to win the giveaway… I am…...

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POLL: What’s most annoying about cellphone service?

As it tries to pass legislation that would lead to the end of traditional landline service, AT&T is pushing phone alternatives that tend to be less reliable and more expensive, such as wireless service. Tell us what you find most annoying about your cellphone service by Wednesday, May 31, and you…...

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