Invest

how to invest

Live

career, food, travel

Save

saving, credit, debt

Protect

insurance, security

Retire

401K, IRA, FI, Retire

Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Technology

The Lifetime Cost of Cable TV
Thu, 12/22/11 | 21 Comments
The Lifetime Cost of Cable TV

We’ve been talking a lot about wants vs. needs lately and how to control your wants. One of the most notorious wants that many struggle with is cable TV.
That’s right – cable TV is a …

Steve Jobs: The Dark Legacy Beyond the Cool Devices
Thu, 10/6/11 | 44 Comments
Steve Jobs: The Dark Legacy Beyond the Cool Devices

After seeing article after article on Steve Jobs’s passing and the ensuing sadness around this event with the proclamations of Mr. Jobs being a visionary, hero, revolutionary, great leader, etc. – or as Apple co-founder, …

Free Wifi Hotspot Access at 7 National Chains
Mon, 09/26/11 | 9 Comments
Free Wifi Hotspot Access at 7 National Chains

An internet connection in today’s world is about as much of a necessity as running water. But like running water, healthcare, electricity, and other necessities in life – it ain’t free. In fact, an internet …

Netflix, Qwikster, & the Official Guide to Killing your Customer Base
Wed, 09/21/11 | 16 Comments
Netflix, Qwikster, & the Official Guide to Killing your Customer Base

Watching Netflix management make mistake after mistake has kind of been like watching a painful blooper reel of a viral YouTube video that makes you cringe – e.g. some guy doing a backflip off his …

How to Negotiate a Lower Comcast Bill
Sat, 08/27/11 | 56 Comments
How to Negotiate a Lower Comcast Bill

Comcast had thrown me for a bit of a loop lately. The live-chat method had always worked for me in getting discounts and promotions on Comcast services, but lately they’ve been sticklers.
I had written a …

Virgin Mobile Price Increases by 40%: A Sad Day for Cheap Data Plans
Wed, 08/3/11 | 9 Comments
Virgin Mobile Price Increases by 40%: A Sad Day for Cheap Data Plans

Is this the day the cheap data plan died?
I had been keeping an eye on the Virgin Mobile Beyond Talk plan for the last year. At a prepaid $25 per month for 300 talk minutes, …


Home | Sitemap | Terms | © 20somethingfinance.com