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Break Up

Spring cleaning 101: how to break up with your energy provider in five simple steps

11 Sep 2019
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Looking at a quarterly energy bill can almost feel like sneaking a peek at a solar eclipse. You know it’s going to hurt.

Disappearing discounts? Complex contract terms? A non-payment-post-the-pre-due date fee. What?

One thing that's always clear with your energy bill, is how much you owe. Ouch.

Energy bills don’t need to be difficult, or scary. At amaysim, we make it easy to say goodbye to bill shock, sneaky terms and confusing discounts, with hassle-free electricity, gas and solar energy plans.

How? You know that dream list of what you want in an ideal partner? We tick all the boxes.

  • No lock-in contracts so you can cancel any time? Tick.
  • No confusing discounts? Tick.
  • Great value rates? Tick.
  • Easy monthly payments? Absolutely.

Ugh. But switching to amaysim means dealing with your old provider, right? Nah-uh. We’ll take care of that too.

Here’s how to break up with your energy provider in five simple steps:

1. sign up online

Answer a few quick questions so that we can understand your energy usage and in a few quick clicks, you can have a new energy plan and leave all the hard work to us.

2. we’ll confirm your application

Once you've signed up, amaysim will organise for your energy services to be switched across and notify you of your successful switch within five working days of signing up.

with our subscription energy plans, simply pick your plan size and pay upfront each month

3. one last dance

We'll schedule a final meter read with your old provider; you won’t need to do a thing during this process (except pay that last pesky bill - and breathe a sigh of relief).

The time it takes to connect your home to amaysim will depend on your billing cycle with your current energy provider, with the switch taking place on your next scheduled meter read.

4. enjoy the simple life

As soon as the final meter read is done and dusted (with no disruption to your energy service at all). You'll be well and truly on your way to enjoying a merrier relationship with your energy provider.

5. our first date

One month later, we'll send you your first bill; we’ll call that our first date - in a relationship that’s built to last!