What to Do When A Restaurant Puts a Minimum-Wage Service Charge on Your Bill
Paul Constant
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Electric utilities have done this same thing with the fixed monthly charge on electric bills. They ask for increases in this charge to support the electric distribution lines. It’s a farce meant to make small users pay a disproportionate amount of costs and to reduce the per kilowatt charge making their product more competitive with alternative electricity like solar and wind.