CHOOSE THE PAYMENT OPTION RIGHT FOR YOU
Beltrami Electric Cooperative offers several ways to pay your bill, giving you the opportunity to choose the one that works best for you.
Scroll down to learn more about your options.
Login to SmartHub
With SmartHub, you may pay your bill online using a bank account or credit card. There is no charge when using your bank account or credit card. You can either utilize the application to make a one-time payment or set-up a recurring payment. You can also access more detailed account information and view your billing history.
PayNow - do you want to make a quick one-time payment without logging into your SmartHub account? Click on the link below.
Pay by Phone
24/7 Payment Line
Call (855) 356-6345 to make a payment 24 hours a day with a major credit card (Mastercard, Visa, Discover or American Express) or by providing your checking or savings account information. There is no charge when using your credit card or checking or savings account information. Our secure pay-by-phone system also allows you to check your account balance and enroll in auto-pay. Please have your account number available when calling our automated system.
Note: Payment Card Industry (PCI) regulations designed to protect consumers financial information prohibit Beltrami Electric employees from taking payments over the telephone. All calls made to our office to make a payment will be transferred to our automated, secure payment line.
Automatic Bill Payment
Join the Automatic Bill Payment program and have funds automatically deducted from your checking, savings, or credit card each month. No more writing checks, paying for postage, or worrying about missing a payment.Take control of your account and never miss a payment again. Sign up today through SmartHub or via our Pay By Phone system by calling (855) 356-6345.
Automatic payments from a bank account are withdrawn on the due date stated on the bill. If the date falls on a weekend or holiday, the payment will be deducted the following business day.
Automatic credit card payments may be drafted up to 5 days prior to the due date stated on the bill. Beltrami Electric accepts MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express.
Members enrolled in the Automatic Bill Payment program will continue to receive monthly electric bill(s), electronically or by mail.
Sign up for Auto Pay
Pay by Mail
DO NOT SEND CASH
If you pay your bill by mail, due to extended mail delivery times we recommend mailing your payment at least SEVEN (7) business days before your due date to ensure your payment is posted by the due date. (All payments are processed the day they are received).
Payments by mail should include the account number, be sent in the envelope provided, and be sent to:
Beltrami Electric Cooperative
PO Box 488, Bemidji, MN 56619-0488
Pay in Person
Pay in Person
You can make payments at the Cooperative's headquarters located at 4111 Technology Dr. N.W. in Bemidji, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Drop Box Payments
24/7 Drive Through
Use one of our two payment drop boxes located at our headquarters. The first payment drop box is located on the south-side of our parking lot, near the flag pole and is accessible 24/7. A second drop box is available during business hours in the entryway of our building. Payments placed in the drop boxes will be posted by the end of the next business day.
Pay with MoneyGram
Pay With Cash
With MoneyGram, you can pay your bill with cash. Locally, MoneyGram is available at Lueken's Village Foods (North & South), Teals Market (Cass Lake), Walmart, and CVS Pharmacy. You will need the following information: Receive Code 15088, your Beltrami Electric account number, cash to pay your bill and transaction fee of $1.50.
Energy Assistance Program
The Energy Assistance Program (EAP) helps pay for home heating costs as well as furnace repairs for income-qualified households. Apply directly with the EAP provider for your county or tribe.
Services may include:
Payment of energy bills
Help with utility disconnections or fuel deliveries.
Education on efficient and safe use of energy.
Advocacy with energy suppliers and human service providers.
Repair or replacement of homeowners' broken heating systems.
Utilize Your Bank's Bill Pay
Check with Your Bank
Convenient monthly payment options are offered through many financial institutions, but please keep in mind that most online bill payments can take up to five (5) days to process. Check with your financial institution to learn more.