A few degrees of adjustment can change your heating bill


Not only will these tips help students keep a moderate temperature in their apartments or houses, but they will help them save a few dollars each month.

Other tips suggest closing rooms, turning off air conditioning and opening windows when the temperature is

tolerable, according to Moneywise.com.

Many students who live off campus use Kentucky Utilities as their electricity provider, which provided advice for lowering the bill over the year.

According to KU, one can save up to $45 a year by adjusting the thermostat either up two degrees in the summer or down two degrees in the winter.