In 2018, René was canvassed at his house by an electrical energy provider. The man then succumbs to the tempting provide of the gross sales consultant who got here to his home. “A nice three-year contract. The first year went well, and I expected to receive a letter of regularization“explains the Mayennais. Except that for a year and a half: nothing in any respect.”So I wanted to change supplier and that’s where the big bills fell. A first of 1,700 € for example. I told myself that it was not possible“continues this retired machine operator.
In one month, 2,000 € of bill
Somewhat later, the provider in query even claimed greater than € 2,000 from him, explaining that he had consumed 13,000 kWh in a single month! It was at the moment that Entrammais requested for assist from the UFC-Que Choisir en Mayenne affiliation. “She wrote letters to the supplier explaining that this was all crazy. Unfortunately in the meantime I still paid € 1,700 in check. “The letters from UFC-Que Chiosir and the set up of a Linky meter in his home make the electrical energy provider bend. The latter even offers again 800 € to René. Scalded cat is afraid of chilly water, door-to-door gross sales are now not allowed. “Those who come to the house are not well received. I tell them to turn around!“.
In Mayenne, the UFC-Que Choisir deals with round 200 instances per year. In most instances these are for disputes between gasoline or electrical energy suppliers. Since the Covid-19 disaster and journey restrictions, issues with operators have multiplied (insurance coverage on aircraft tickets, reimbursement, and so forth.).