USA Today--"3 simple ways to lower your winter electric bill"

"The leaves are starting to curl, there's a chill in the air and pumpkin-flavored treats are everywhere. That's right folks: It's fall..." You probably already know about easy winter fixes like sealing gaps around doors and windows to prevent precious heat from escaping. But did you know your home is filled with dozens of other energy-draining culprits?

The EPA estimates that these idle gadgets burn through more than 100 billion kilowatt hours of electricity nationwide each year. That's about $10 billion worth of energy.

You can save money on your electric..."-- Read more from USA Today; 3 Simple Ways To Lower Your Winter Electric Bill