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How to slash your electric bill by killing ‘vampire’ power drains

While Halloween may still be six months away, you likely have some “vampires” lurking around your home today – and they’re taking a bite out of your wallet. With many of our consumer electronics products plugged into electrical sockets — an average of 40 items per household connected at any one time – they’re constantly “sucking” electricity, even when not in use….