Reliant Refer a Friend vs. Ambit Energy Free Energy

Being rewarded for referring people to a business is a concept that more and more companies are using. Reliant Energy is now offering customer referral bonuses of a $150 bill credit for the person who refers a new customer who signs up on a term plan. The new customer also gets a $150 bill credit. In the video¬† below, we look at the details of Reliant Energy's refer a friend program and compare it to Ambit Energy's Free Energy program. We look at which one is better for generating more money based on referrals. … [Read more...]

TXU Free Mornings and Evenings vs. Ambit Energy

TXU Energy has been coming up with a lot of "free" electricity plans in Texas recently. The latest is called the TXU Energy Free Mornings & Evenings plan. Let's examine this plan to see just how free it is and compare it to a normal Ambit Energy 12-month plan. We have compared other TXU free energy plans before. We searched rates in the Texas zip code of 75040. The first thing we noticed was that the Free Mornings & Evenings plan is an 18-month contract plan with a $295 early cancellation fee. This plan does not charge the energy charge or TDU delivery charges during the hours of 7-10 a.m. and 7-10 p.m. every day. The plan also requires an AMS-enabled smart meter. Call today to check lowest rates in your area: 469.207.1595 Now we dig into the actual price of this plan. Looking at the Electricity Facts Label (EFL), the plan shows an average rate of 14.6 cents per kWh based on 1,000 kWh usage. This average is factoring in the free nights and evenings (six total hours per … [Read more...]

Ambit Energy Announces Open Consultant Enrollment

For the first time in the history of the company, Ambit Energy today announced that new Marketing Consultants can enroll for $0. The cost to start an Ambit Energy business has traditionally been $429, but from Jan. 24 through Feb. 27, anyone can sign up as an Ambit consultant in an open enrollment period with the $429 waved. There is a monthly fee of $24.95 for a suit of websites consultants use to run and market their businesses, including signing up customers and other consultants. The announcement was made at the company's annual Simulcast kickoff event help in Dallas and Newark, N.J. New consultants can earn $100 just by enrolling two Texas customers or earn three non-Texas customers. They can also earn an additional $100 for two more Texas customers in their first 28 days in the business, or an additional $50 for two more non-Texas customers. Ambit Energy has never offered free or even a discount to enroll as a consultant. This is an unprecedented move for the company, but … [Read more...]