Last Updated on July 23, 2021 by Mary Pressler

Electric Companies in Texas

Buy Prepaid Electricity Online- Anytime, Day or Night in Texas

Now you can buy prepaid electricity online day or night 24/7 with our secured, automated system. Signing up is easy and takes about 5-10 minutes. Pay only $40 by credit card through our customer portal, or make a cash payment near you. Your power will be turned on today or the next business day.

The Quick Electricity service territory includes Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, Abilene, Corpus Christi, Galveston, Odessa, Wichita Falls, Waco and 400+ other Texas cities.

Things To Know About Purchasing Prepaid Electricity Online

  1. When you pay ahead for your electricity, you avoid a credit verification and there’s no need to provide personal information such as your social security and driver’s license numbers. Anyone qualifies for prepaid electricity in Texas.
  2. If you purchase prepaid electricity after hours, you won’t be connected until the morning when the electric utility companies are open and operating. The benefit: You’re first in line to be connected the following business day if it’s too late to get same day power.
  3. Quick Electricity’s prepaid energy partner is Payless Power. Payless electricity is the most trusted pay-as-you-go lights company in Texas. Payless strives for convenience and ease of every customer transaction. Bonus: Call and you’ll always speak to a Texan.
  4. To take advantage of prepaid electricity, your home needs to be equipped with a smart meter. Electric companies use smart meter technology to gather daily your daily .  Not sure if you have one?  No worries- Most houses, apartments, town homes and trailers in Texas come equipped with smart meter technology.
  5. When you pay for your electricity online through our automated system, your personal information and credit card numbers are secure. After you sign up, you’ll receive an email with steps on how to login to your customer account.
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You can buy electricity online using your smartphone.

Now you can buy electricity online with your smartphone or computer, check balances, monitor energy usage and recharge anytime day or night.

Prepaid vs Postpaid Electricity

There are many advantages to choosing prepaid electricity vs postpaid or normal electricity. Benefits of prepaid electric include cheaper rates, avoiding a credit verification and zero utility deposit. People choose “pay as you go electric” for it’s convenience and as an alternative to long term energy plans. We prepay for many things including cell phones and gas. Why not pre-pay for your home’s electricity?

Prepaid Electricity Postpaid Electricity
No ID or Social Security number required Personal Information Required
No credit check required Credit status is verified
Zero deposit Utility deposit required in some cases
No contract. Come and Go. Contracts required
No disconnection fees Early termination fees apply
Pay-As-You-Go Pay a monthly bill

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It’s Easy to Pay Ahead for Electricity Online

Use your cell phone, tablet or desktop for pay as you go electric. It’s the best way to buy prepaid electricity! Follow these three steps:

Step 1: Call 877-509-8946 or set up a new account online anytime 

Step 2: Make your first deposit online, by phone or at the nearest cash payment center

Step 3: Keep your account balance positive to avoid an interruption in service

Quick Electricity- Customer Care 

Monday- Friday: 8am-9pm

Saturday: 9am-5pm

Sunday: Order online only  

Contact Quick Electricity Prepaid

Talk to a Texan!

By Phone: (877) 509-8946