We did not move to this farm and live off-grid solely for the purpose of saving money rather so we are not dependent on monopolies or companies telling us we must pay for a drink of H2O (laced with the chlorine and fluoride for us) ... We had a well at the other place so we haven't paid for water since 1991... BUT, did you ever stop and think what if the rates of utilities became so high only the rich could afford it?
- this article peaked my interest
- and this article about the cost of electricity on the rise
- oh and this article here about oil and natural gas
The good news? I paid $1.64 for gasoline, but who knows how long that will last.