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Old 10-31-2018, 07:02 PM   #3557 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by freebeard View Post
I just stopped by the library to turn off email notifications. My providers bill went up $12 this month. I know I can save $7/mo by reverting to dialup. I'm working on the math.
Do you have multiple broadband options out there (Comcast / CenturyLink)? If so, play them off each other by always switching and staying in the $30/mo promo rate. Own your own standalone DSL and Cable modems so you can readily switch between them, keeping your wifi router separate so the network doesn't have to change.

I offered to share my bandwidth with my neighbor, so that might be an option too.

As always, I probably have an extra modem lying around somewhere. Working in IT always has me flush with parts/wholes I don't need.
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