From a global pandemic to skyrocketing inflation, the last two years have taken a toll on many families’ finances. But you shouldn’t have to choose between putting food on the table or keeping your water service on. That’s where San Antonio Water System’s Affordability Discount Program can help. More than 34,000 families are currently receiving… Continue Reading Apply for Uplift now to take advantage of new affordability discount rates in January
Save water now, save money throughout 2023. It’s as simple as turning off your irrigation system for the season. SAWS sewer charges are based on your average winter water use, as measured across three complete billing cycles from mid-November to mid-March. So watering your landscape less now can add up to big savings all year… Continue Reading Switch off your sprinklers and save money in 2023
From lost jobs to unexpected expenses, the coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on many families’ finances. If you can’t pay the full balance on your SAWS bill, setting up a payment arrangement will keep your account in good standing and give you more time to pay. Here’s how: Visit saws.org/arrangement. Select the number of… Continue Reading Need More Time To Pay Your Bill?
If you or someone you know needs help paying utility or other bills, there is help available. SAWS Uplift eases the burden of paying your monthly water bills with 14 different assistance programs. Visit saws.org/uplift to see if you qualify. You can also get extra time to pay by setting up a payment arrangement at… Continue Reading Assistance Programs To Help You
Many Americans were living paycheck to paycheck even before the pandemic. Now, families who have been hit the hardest during the pandemic with unemployment or reduced income have to find new ways to protect their financial health until they get back on their feet. To help our neighbors facing these circumstances, we want to explore… Continue Reading Facing Financial Uncertainty? Four Tips to Stay On Budget
Job loss, medical emergency, car troubles — we’ve all been there. But this year with the coronavirus pandemic, it’s been harder than ever for many families to pay their utility bills. For those experiencing financial hardships, SAWS offers qualifying residential customers a shoulder to lean on through our Uplift assistance program. “The purpose of SAWS… Continue Reading SAWS Uplift Helps Neighbors in Need
Bill payment assistance through SAWS Uplift’s Project Agua is made possible by voluntary contributions from local residents, business and even SAWS employees. You can also help keep the water flowing to our neighbors during this difficult time. It’s simple to donate and every tax-deductible contribution — no matter the size — helps. Just locate the… Continue Reading Can You Help a Neighbor in Need?
As discussions continue about when and how our community reopens, SAWS continues to work to assist our most vulnerable neighbors. Those who have not been able to make a SAWS payment do not need to fear immediate disconnection of their water services. SAWS will work with each customer who is impacted financially by COVID-19 on a… Continue Reading SAWS Committed to Continued Assistance on Overdue Bills