Smart Prepaid Electric -- Profile Analysis

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Smart Prepaid Electric is an electricity provider operating in the deregulated Texas marketplace that specializes in pre-paid electricity. Smart Prepaid caters to customers that have advanced smart-metering systems to offer prepaid, or pay-as-you-go electricity service to consumers who may want to avoid paying deposits or signing a contract. Customers can then monitor their usage and how much power they have left through their personal accounts.

Smart Prepaid was created in 2010 by Fulcram Retail Holdings, who also operated Tara Energy and Amigo Energy. In 2011 Fulcrum Power was purchased by Just Energy.

Just Energy is a massive electricity and natural gas company that services Canada and the United States and has the distinction of being the largest green energy retailer in North America. In total, they service more than 1.6 million residential and commercial customers.


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All Smart Prepaid Electric Plans  


Plan Name
Company
Length
Price
Monthly Recurring Charge
The 'Monthly Recurring Charge' is a fee that the provider will add to each of your bills in addition to the electricity/gas usage charges.
Best No Contract Plan
1 month
Variable Rate
$0.539 / ccf
39.6% under market rate
Compared to the current Columbia Gas rate of $0.8917 / ccf
$0.00 monthly recurring charge
12 Month Fixed Rate
12 month
Fixed Rate
$0.649 / ccf
27.2% under market rate
Compared to the current Columbia Gas rate of $0.8917 / ccf
$0.00 monthly recurring charge
  • 1 Year No Bill Surprises
  • No monthly service fee
  • 24 Month Fixed Rate
    24 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.689 / ccf
    22.7% under market rate
    Compared to the current Columbia Gas rate of $0.8917 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    12 Month Fixed Rate
    12 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.799 / ccf
    10.4% under market rate
    Compared to the current Columbia Gas rate of $0.8917 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    24 Month Fixed Rate
    24 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.799 / ccf
    10.4% under market rate
    Compared to the current Columbia Gas rate of $0.8917 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    30 Month Fixed Rate
    30 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.799 / ccf
    10.4% under market rate
    Compared to the current Columbia Gas rate of $0.8917 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    6 Month Fixed Rate
    6 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.799 / ccf
    10.4% under market rate
    Compared to the current Columbia Gas rate of $0.8917 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    12 Month Fixed Rate
    12 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.829 / ccf
    7.0% under market rate
    Compared to the current Columbia Gas rate of $0.8917 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    12 Month Fixed Rate
    12 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.855 / ccf
    4.1% under market rate
    Compared to the current Columbia Gas rate of $0.8917 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    18 Month Fixed Rate
    18 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.855 / ccf
    4.1% under market rate
    Compared to the current Columbia Gas rate of $0.8917 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    12 Month Indexed Rate
    12 month
    Indexed Rate
    $0.899 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    24 Month Fixed Rate
    24 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.949 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    12 Month Fixed Rate
    12 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.950 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
    12 Month Fixed Rate
    12 month
    Fixed Rate
    $0.999 / ccf
    $0.00 monthly recurring charge
  • Lock in your low fixed rate
  • No monthly service fee
  • Smart Prepaid Electric Plan Summary

    Smart Prepaid Electric does not currently have any plans available on OH Energy Ratings.

    We recommend plans from XOOM Energy and Provision Power & Gas instead.

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    Customer Reviews of Smart Prepaid Electric

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    Most Recent Smart Prepaid Electric Reviews  


    Perfect for low usage accounts
    Easy to deal with, no fees equals cheap electic for low usage accounts. John S from Houston




    4-5 Star Reviews: 1 (17%)



    Perfect for low usage accounts

    Easy to deal with, no fees equals cheap electic for low usage accounts.

    John S from Texas
    January 14th, 2017

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    3-4 Star Reviews: 1 (17%)



    Perfect for low usage accounts

    Easy to deal with, no fees equals cheap electic for low usage accounts.

    John S from Texas
    January 14th, 2017

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    1-2 Star Reviews: 5 (83%)



    THE SPE RIPOFF

    Smart Prepaid Electric has the worst customer service, the worst automated phone system, the longest time taken to make a payment, and a Web site that doesn't work and may be hacked, according to Google. THEY'RE THE WORST! THEY SUCK!

    Gera Brown from Texas
    May 4th, 2020

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    Smart Prepaid Electric FAQs  


    Where can I order Smart Prepaid Electric electricity?


    Smart Prepaid Electric does not have any electricity plans

    Where can I order Smart Prepaid Electric natural gas?


    Smart Prepaid Electric does not have any natural gas plans

    What do customers think about Smart Prepaid Electric?


    That depends on who you ask. There will always be someone who feels wronged by a company, no matter how good they actually are. The average Smart Prepaid Electric customer review is 0 / 5 stars. Keep in mind, consumers will go out of their way to complain far more often than they will to give praise.



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