Most customers find that paying with a home re-finance loan or moving an investment from a less stable or smaller return program will show instant savings. But even financing offers a great chance for realized savings. In the "payback" portion of your system, you will likely pay little if any more monthly than you are currently paying for your energy, and unlike your energy bill - you will have the solar panels payed off, usually in 8-12 years. It can be equated on a smaller scale to the decision you made to purchase your home vs paying rent. Learn more.