Bills

Stop giving monthly to the deep pockets of big business. Learn how to cut monthly bills in obvious and sometimes creative ways.


Antenna + Magic Box + Computer=Free High Definition TV
Well . . . almost free cable TV and DVR Replacement.  When it comes to saving money, eliminating recurring bills is king.  Cable TV and Satellite bills can be upwards of several hundred dollars per month. For about as low as $40 (one time) or up to a few hundred […]

Free HD Cable TV & DVR Replacement


So everyone has heard the rules about spending 15% on retirement, 30% on your home,  15% on student loans . . .  I thought I would add all of those up one  day and, indeed, if you look around for a few minutes you can find enough recommendations that you […]

Student Loans have you shackled?


A phone that wants freedom
This may be obvious to many, but some have had a landline for so long, that not having one doesn’t seem right.  here is a list of pros and cons to help you decide if you really need to have one or not. Landline Pros 1)  You can send faxes!  […]

Lose the Landline Phone Pros & Cons



You can fit the whole family in this Cell phone plan
Moving your cell phone plan to a family plan is an amazing way to save money and I can’t find anything about it on the internet!  I’m not sure if that means it is obvious and everyone is doing it, or if everyone has been brainwashed into thinking they need their own […]

Join a Cell Phone Family Plan


"Smart" Phone = Expensive Phone
I like to help our readers understand what they need, not what advertisers or society tell them they want.  Normally, I would advocate identifying how much you need and lowering your plan to meet that with a little room for error.  However, with the multimedia capabilities of cell phones, a new […]

How much are you paying for your Cell phone?


Dial Up
We are not talking going back to dial-up.  Despite what Internet Service providers would like you to believe, 1.5 Mbps is more than fast enough to stream movies or shows, like those you couldn’t pick up on your antenna. Don’t expect that low speed to get you 1080p and 5.1 surround on […]

Downgrade your Internet Speed



This is a great way to save hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars per year.  First check out what stations you could pick up at TvFool  or AntennaWeb.  AntennaWeb.org offers a less detailed, realistic view of what you will be able to receive and TvFool offers the same but with more detail. Why?  Well, […]

Ditch Cable TV for an Antenna