Quitting cable wasn’t something we came to quickly, but it something we’re happy we did.
I don’t want to put our dog, Simon, to sleep. I’m OK with him dying. I will be very sad, but I’ve also seen this coming. I just don’t want to end his life any sooner than he naturally would live unless he really is so close to the end. I’ve been getting a lot [...]
It’s official. We quit cable. TimeWarner Cable is no longer showing in our home theater (read: family room). We still have our internet and landline through TWC, but the phone may be gone soon, too. Before we can start saving money, though, we have to pay their early termination fee, of course. The decision wasn’t [...]
Yesterday, I came across BradsDeals.com, a website built by a real person named Brad whose primary purpose is to scour the Internet looking for deals on everything from shoes, to computers, to furniture, to nifty kitchen gadgets.
OK, few retail products impress me any more. Like most people, I believe they truly don’t make them like they used to. In terms of longevity, I find that manufacturers are making things cheaper so that they break more easily and force consumers to shell out full price for a new model rather than a [...]