Cut your Internet bill by slowing down

You are probably - almost definitely - paying for more internet speed than you need.You're likely fine - as I am - with no more than 50MB, and maybe far less. A while back, I posted a "savings story" about my experience moving from cable TV (and internet) to streaming programming over the (same provider's) … Continue reading Cut your Internet bill by slowing down

AmEx Blue Cash Preferred: streaming and other cash back extras

AmEx Blue Cash Preferred is a great card to carry for specific spendingAlways good for groceries, streaming services now earn enhanced cash backAlso helps with transit: ride sharing, subways, parking, etc The American Express Blue Cash Preferred card has been in my wallet for a while, due entirely to their 6% cash back on groceries. … Continue reading AmEx Blue Cash Preferred: streaming and other cash back extras

A Study in Cord Cutting

A quick news search will turn up unlimited babble on the topic of cord-cutting. Heck, there's a popular site and daily newsletter devoted to the topic, which I recommend. And you can save some money. Probably. YMMV. Funny, since mileage didn't vary much just a little while ago. Cable costs a lot, but depending on … Continue reading A Study in Cord Cutting