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Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative’s board of directors voted in April to return $4.4 million to the co-op’s members. The money will be returned in the form of capital credits, which are similar to dividends that for-profit companies pay their investors. Capital … Continue reading
Next month’s bill will offer a good example of the benefits of being an electric cooperative member, rather than just a customer. When you get your electric bill next month, look for the words “Capital Credits” and you’ll see a credit … Continue reading
This month, Bluebonnet members are reaping two of the most important benefits that distinguish member-owned electric cooperatives from other utilities – democratic elections and dividend-like capital credits.