Looking for verified reviews for First Choice Power? Some electric company review sources can be misleading because they are owned by electricity marketers. However, we use major independent sources of reviews to give you a more trustworthy snapshot of customer satisfaction. Below you will find information and statistics for First Choice Power from the BBB, Texas PUC and review websites, plus our HEC Rating for the company.
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First Choice Power Ratings
Home Energy Club obtains objective data on more than 40 electricity companies in Texas from the Better Business Bureau, independent review sites, the State of Texas Public Utility Commission Complaints site, and other sources. We determine our Home Energy Club rating score by combining results from our HEC/Amazon customer rating surveys with this third party information.
HEC First Choice Power Rating Score: 4.1/5
First Choice Power Customer Ratings
First Choice Power has fair ratings for each of the categories. Their top reviewed category is billing quality, with a 4.2 out of 5 score. All of the scores except one are above a 4.0
First Choice Power Customer Reviews
First Choice Power Reviews & Ratings Frequently Asked Questions
Where to find objective First Choice Power reviews and ratings?
- The Public Utility Commission of Texas
- Amazon/HEC customer surveys
- The Better Business Bureau (BBB)
- Google and Yelp Customer Reviews in Texas
How does First Choice Power’s rating compare to other electric companies?
Home Energy Club rates the Top 13 Best Electric Companies in Texas with a time-tested vetting process. The current list, in no particular order, is below. First Choice Power does not currently appear, but ratings change periodically.
- Payless Power (833-926-9776): leader in prepaid and no-deposit plans
- Reliant Energy (833-339-0416): leading brand in Houston with superb service
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- Pulse Power (888-853-4219): low rates, dependable service, responsive
- Cirro Energy (833-392-9778): transparent bills, Reliant affiliate, simple plans
- Just Energy (866-385-6065): established provider, clear rates
- Chariot Energy (844-978-6797): cheap 100% solar (no equipment needed)
- TXU Energy (800-818-6132): quality service, leading provider in Dallas
- 4Change Energy (855-784-2426): TXU affiliate, low rates, quality service
- Champion Energy (844-856-9388): affordable rates, established brand
- TriEagle Energy (888-380-4813): clear rates, low-cost green energy plans
- Amigo Energy (888-864-0599): transparency, well established brand
Who reviews the electricity plans of First Choice Power in Texas?
- Read estimated monthly energy bill amounts in the Plan Details popups
- Compare energy plans based on:
- Rate offers
- Verified customer reviews
- Early termination fees
- BBB ratings
Home Energy Club helps Texas residents save money on their monthly energy bills—and you can learn useful information, such as how to read an Electricity Facts Label (EFL), so you always know the types of charges that will appear on your bill.
What are problems with electricity company review sites?
Home Energy Club has found that some energy review sources may be problematic and cause expensive bill surprises for consumers who mistakenly choose gimmicky plans based on flawed information:
- Small niche review sources: may give companies top search rankings and reviews in exchange for fees
- Texas electricity ratings sites: preferential treatment may be given to companies that pay fees
- Government sites: Power to Choose Texas, along with other government sites, may be gamed to trick consumers
How good is First Choice Power?
- Customer reviews: see verified reviews and ratings for First Choice Power
- BBB: Not rated by the Better Business Bureau
- Energy plan structures: see if they have straightforward or gimmick rates based on the EFLs of each plan
How to find a First Choice Power promo code to get a rate discount?
Check for promo codes for First Choice Power to get potential discounts at Home Energy Club:
- Visit the First Choice Power profile page for promo codes and other company details
- Browse the Home Energy Club promo codes page to view active promotional codes for many providers
- Check the page for promo codes for Direct Energy, First Choice Power’s parent company
Find the electricity plan that’s right for you at HomeEnergyClub.com.
Why does Power to Choose (government site) get many complaints?
While the comparison site HomeEnergyClub.com works to help Texas residents avoid energy bill shocks with vetted plans, government-run Power to Choose has been flooded with customer complaints, many regarding misleading information used by the providers:
- Gimmicks: companies have gamed the site, leading to customer confusion and higher bills
- Shutdown talks: state leaders have discussed shutting the site down
- Concerns: the Public Utility Commission Chairman has expressed concern over the viability of the government site
Home Energy Club is the best alternative to Power to Choose in Texas, and the best comparison site for reducing surprises on your energy bills.