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We used to have no choice when it came to telephone and television service. Monopolies tied our hands and kept prices elevated. Today, we have so many choices, and every year new technologies offer even more possibilities to us.Helpful Guides and Links:
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Free Ways To Stretch Your Phone's Battery Life

If you're in the smartphone orbit, you know that you're always fighting the life of the battery. That's prompted Apple to issue battery replacements for some iPhone 5 customers who have reported shorter battery life or the need for frequent recharging. "The affected iPhone 5 devices were sold between September ...

The Cheapest Cell Phone Plan Worth Having

Looking to slash the expenses in your budget, but feel as though you’ve run out of costs to cut? You can score big savings by switching expensive services and products for inexpensive alternatives. For example, you may cancel your $100-per-month membership at the new, big, fancy gym complex and opt ...

HUGE CELLPHONE DEALS ANNOUNCED!

Three of the nation's Big 4 cellphone carriers have announced rate cuts, and they represent the most historic pricing drop in almost 20 years! Here's your guide to saving money on wireless service. Huge new rate cuts from 3 of the Big 4  T-Mobile changed the market for the big ...

Beware of the Latest Threats to Facebook Users

A fake app making the rounds on Facebook promises to let you change the color of your profile, but it might just make you see red. The so-called Facebook Color Scam was first reported by Cheetah Mobile. If you click on the app, it takes you to a site where ...

Smartphone and Data Plan Guide for 2014

The cost of monthly cell phone service is dropping. The change for your wallet is the best since the last big wave of discounting began 15 years ago. Plans and services are morphing in many different directions at once. That makes saving money more complicated and requires you to decide ...

Cheap Ways To Get New e-Book Titles

Book lovers no longer need have "service envy" toward Hulu Plus and Netflix customers who can binge on endless TV. You're getting a similar service of your very own!   A Netflix for books Oyster is a new service for e-book readers that offers unlimited books on an all you ...

New laws unlock used cellphones

New laws unlock used cellphones

Want a fancy cellphone like a recent-model iPhone? Thanks to a new law, you'll soon have a cheaper way to get into the Apple orbit.

Facebook Messenger App Permissions: Friend or Foe?

If you're all worked up over app permissions for Facebook Messenger, time to take a deep breath and relax! There's been big news of late about Facebook forcing users to download a separate app for mobile messaging. And a lot of misinformation has being shared about it via articles and ...

More proof why you need to check every bill

More proof why you need to check every bill

Do you check your bill statements, line by line? Here's why you need to do it every time - on every bill. You may be throwing money away.

Free apps to protect your phone from theft

Free apps to protect your phone from theft

Apple's embedded "kill switch" technology in its latest OS has been thwarting phone thieves. Android users can get the same protection with free apps

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