Last Updated on July 15, 2022 by Mary Pressler

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

Skip the hassle of calling the electric company and buy prepaid energy online, day or night, 24/7 with our secured, automated system. Signing up is easy and takes about 5-10 minutes on our website. Pay only $40 by credit card through our new customer portal, or make a cash payment near you.

With a small payment of $40, your power will be turned on same day or next day according to our hours of operation.

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

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.
woman buying electricity online

You can buy electricity online using your smartphone.

Texans can purchase electricity online with a smartphone or computer, check balances, monitor energy usage and recharge anytime day or night.

Ordering Prepayment Electricity Online

There are many advantages to buying electricity online versus a paying a monthly light bill. Benefits of prepaid electric include cheaper rates, no credit requirements and zero utility deposit. People choose Quick Electricity 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 pay as you go for your home energy?

Texas 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

Understanding the difference between Texas prepaid electricity and postpaid electricity

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 easiest way to buy prepaid electricity in Texas.

Follow these three steps:

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

Step 2: Make your first deposit of $40 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- In Person Customer Care 


Live Help – Hours of Operation

Monday- Friday: 8am-5pm CST

Saturday: 9am-5pm CST

Sunday: Order online only  


Talk to a Texan!

Toll Free: (877) 509-8946