Georgia Power pays customers to recycle old refrigerators

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - Georgia Power is offering $50 to customers who recycle working secondary refrigerators or freezers.

The company will pick up your old refrigerator or freezer and recycle it for free through its EarthCents Refrigerator Recycling Program - and they'll give you a check for $50.

The secondary refrigerator or freezer must be empty and working at the time of pickup.

To learn if you qualify and to schedule a free pickup, call 1-866-446-9250 or visit the Georgia Power website.