Is Netflix worth it?

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Photo Credit: dolphinsdock My parents recently installed Netflix in their home using a Blu-Ray DVD player that I had purchased for them at Christmas.  It was an instant hit with my two younger sisters who loved being able to watch TV shows and movies on-demand.  Many of my friends and co-workers have also recommended Netflix, citing the ease of watching movies and television and the low cost as the...

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A back to school NON-deal

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While I was walking to the bus loop on campus earlier this month, I noticed that there were lots of companies with booths set up outside the student union building.  They were doing back-to-school promotions on everything from newspaper subscription to phone plans.  September is often a great month for getting deals because companies are targeting students who may have just moved out on their own...

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Is home internet necessary?

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I am always looking for more things to cut from my expenses,  especially as I prepare to take the final year of classes in my program. Recurring bills are a good target because you don’t just save money once, you continue to save money every month onwards. I’ve started giving the cable and internet bill the evil eye, as the anniversary of my 6-month promotional price is coming up.  I could cancel...

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