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AT&T increases dividends again: But who pays the price?
AT&T increases dividends again: But who pays the price?
AT&T has raised dividends not long after a rate increase for customers.
1 min read
May 22, 2024
Spectrum price hikes trigger mass exodus
Spectrum price hikes trigger mass exodus
Customers wise up and hit cable companies where it hurts by leaving in droves.
1 min read
May 22, 2024
Post-ACP World: Why affordable internet options now?
Post-ACP World: Why affordable internet options now?
Internet providers are scrambling to provide cheap internet options to the over 23 million Americans impacted by the end of ACP.
1 min read
May 17, 2024
T-Mobile, Verizon, and AT&T: The $10M truth revealed about 'free' phones and 'unlimited' plans
T-Mobile, Verizon, and AT&T: The $10M truth revealed about 'free' phones and 'unlimited' plans
Navigating the fine print of 'free' phone offers and 'unlimited' plans from T-Mobile, Verizon, and AT&T should no longer require a magnifying glass.
2 min read
May 17, 2024
AT&T and Verizon users file suit against T-Mobile: Who's to blame for price hikes?
AT&T and Verizon users file suit against T-Mobile: Who's to blame for price hikes?
The T-Mobile merger is blamed for price hikes by AT&T and Verizon subscribers.
1 min read
May 16, 2024
ACP ending delivers a big blow to boomers' affordable internet access
ACP ending delivers a big blow to boomers' affordable internet access
Older Americans account for about 20% of the 23 million households that will be impacted when the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) funding ends.
1 min read
May 16, 2024
T-Mobile and Verizon: Should we 'trust' their 'antitrust' moves on US Cellular?
T-Mobile and Verizon: Should we 'trust' their 'antitrust' moves on US Cellular?
Talks are underway to divvy up US Cellular assets between T-Mobile and Verizon.
1 min read
May 15, 2024
Mint Mobile's latest 'deal'? 6 months of Paramount+ included
Mint Mobile's latest 'deal'? 6 months of Paramount+ included
Mint Mobile has partnered with Paramount+ to offer 6 months of streaming to new unlimited plan customers.
1 min read
May 15, 2024
What is the cost of comfort? Required salaries by state
What is the cost of comfort? Required salaries by state
Earning for Ease: Discover the comfortable living wage in your state
1 min read
May 01, 2024
Amazon vs Starlink: Battle of the satellite internet titans
Amazon vs Starlink: Battle of the satellite internet titans
The satellite internet landscape is poised for a dramatic shift, with Amazon set to challenge Starlink’s dominance, particularly in underserved rural areas.
1 min read
Apr 23, 2024
BEAD Internet: What is the bigger issue? Accessibility or affordability?
Verizon hikes price of loyal customers
Verizon hikes price of loyal customers
People on Verizon legacy plans will see a price hike to try an force them into newer plans.
1 min read
Apr 22, 2024
On the brink: ACP runs out
On the brink: ACP runs out
ACP is set to run out of funding by April 2024, putting 23 million Americans in a tough spot to afford the internet.
2 min read
Apr 17, 2024
Is T-Mobile's 'Smartphone equality' really equal?
Is T-Mobile's 'Smartphone equality' really equal?
T-Mobile updates its Smartphone Equality program to include the latest iPhone device for constant on-time prepaid payers.
1 min read
Apr 17, 2024
ACP's funding crisis impacts 23 million low-income families
ACP's funding crisis impacts 23 million low-income families
Wireless carriers may need to fill the gap for internet users who are losing connectivity as ACP funding runs dry.
1 min read
Apr 16, 2024
Using your tax refund for bigger cell phone bill savings
Using your tax refund for bigger cell phone bill savings
Your tax refund can buy you the financial freedom to switch and save about $50 per month with a low-cost carrier.
1 min read
Apr 16, 2024
AT&T announces minor rate hike to soften the blow
AT&T announces minor rate hike to soften the blow
AT&T makes a small, 99-cent increase and ups hotspots to fly under the radar.
1 min read
Apr 15, 2024
Verizon's ahead of the transparency game
Verizon's ahead of the transparency game
Verizon rolls out transparency labels for home internet services after FCC mandates for TV.
1 min read
Apr 12, 2024
Verizon's $100M settlement claim period closing soon
Verizon's $100M settlement claim period closing soon
The deadline to claim part of the $100M class action settlement is approaching April 15, 2024.
1 min read
Apr 08, 2024
T-Mobile leads the pack: Adds almost 1M postpaid customers
T-Mobile leads the pack: Adds almost 1M postpaid customers
T-Mobile's postpaid revenue boosts $12M in revenue and netting $2B in net income.
2 min read
Apr 08, 2024