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

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

Trim in Action: Savings from Thin Air

Trim is a wide-ranging service with big ambitions to help consumers get control of their finances. But Trim started with a simple mission: to track and save money on monthly recurring bills like cable, internet, mobile, and home security. They promise to negotiate better deals and to identify unused services that need cancellation. You pay … Continue reading Trim in Action: Savings from Thin Air