(WXYZ) - Surviving in these the freezing cold temperatures is bad enough, but then you're hit with a major heating bill.
Experts say your bill could rise by 20 percent if you crank that thermostat.
But there is help from the Heat and Warmth Fund better known as THAW.
You can contact THAW at 1-800-866-8429.
This is an automated hotline that will direct you to an area agency for assistance.