Winter Heating Bills Set to Jump As Inflation Hits Home

Get ready to pay sharply higher bills for heating this winter, along with seemingly everything else.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Get ready to pay sharply higher bills for heating this winter, along with seemingly everything else. With prices surging worldwide for heating oil, natural gas and other fuels, the U.S. government said Wednesday it expects households to see their heating bills jump as much as 54% compared to last winter. Nearly half the homes in the U.S. use natural gas for heat, and they could pay an average $746 this winter,…

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