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Old 02-04-2017, 08:37 PM
 
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I think I'm doing ok without sacrificing anything, but want to see how others are doing.

TV = $30/month with Direct TV Now/PlayStation VUE (~60+ channels) + Kodi on the Fire TV (free)

Internet = $15/month with Time Warner/Spectrum (~3.5Mbps)

Phone = ~$22/month average with 3-5 GB of data/unlimited talk/text (service through Mint Sim/Cricket, etc)

Total = $67/month

Of course I COULD drop TV service all together and just use antenna/Kodi considering I only have 4-5 shows that I like to watch. ~$37/month for "the big 3" services is mighty tempting.
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Old 02-04-2017, 10:42 PM
 
Location: Phoenix-Valley of the Sun
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Good question, man.

Right now:
35 for the internet, 18mbps
64 for satelite. However, im going to cancel in two weeks and stick to hulu, netflix, and amazon video
5.95 for my home phone.

In two weeks:
35 for internet
8 for hulu, amazon and netflix
5.95 for home phone service.

That's like what, $50 a month?

#winning!
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Old 02-04-2017, 10:51 PM
 
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$19.99/mo for 10 Mbps on xfinity.

Netflix for $10/mo.

No TV or phone since I have unlimited cell through metro pcs for $30/mo.
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Old 02-04-2017, 10:52 PM
 
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Originally Posted by 49erfan916 View Post
Good question, man.

Right now:
35 for the internet, 18mbps
64 for satelite. However, im going to cancel in two weeks and stick to hulu, netflix, and amazon video
5.95 for my home phone.

In two weeks:
35 for internet
8 for hulu, amazon and netflix
5.95 for home phone service.

That's like what, $50 a month?

#winning!


How are you getting hulu, Amazon, and netflix for a combined $8/mo? Netflix by itself is a minimum $8/mo.
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Old 02-04-2017, 11:03 PM
 
Location: Phoenix-Valley of the Sun
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How are you getting hulu, Amazon, and netflix for a combined $8/mo? Netflix by itself is a minimum $8/mo.

Well.....

I pay for my amazon prime once a year in a lump sum so i didn't allocate those monthly costs. It comes from a different checking account. And i use my friend's netflix, and in exchange, he uses my WWE network.
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Old 02-05-2017, 07:59 AM
 
Location: Suburban wasteland of NC
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About 11% of broadband households do the same: Why sharing your Netflix password is considered piracy

Netflix doesn't really mind, they see it as advertising/sampling by future customers: https://techcrunch.com/2016/07/11/ps...flix-password/

Sharing Netflix Passwords Hasn't Become a Felony : snopes.com
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Old 02-05-2017, 08:04 AM
 
Location: Forests of Maine
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Netflicks $8
2 cellphones $38
dsl $29


= $75
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Old 02-05-2017, 08:54 AM
 
Location: Phoenix-Valley of the Sun
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About 11% of broadband households do the same: Why sharing your Netflix password is considered piracy

Netflix doesn't really mind, they see it as advertising/sampling by future customers: https://techcrunch.com/2016/07/11/ps...flix-password/

Sharing Netflix Passwords Hasn't Become a Felony : snopes.com

A felony? LMAO! They'll give anyone a felony now and days.


Job interviewer: "Have you ever been convicted of a felony"
ME: "Yes! I used my friend's netflix account and chilled"
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Old 02-05-2017, 09:31 AM
 
Location: Suburban wasteland of NC
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Oh it gets even sillier than that: https://www.theatlantic.com/business...tphone/272552/
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Old 02-05-2017, 10:01 AM
 
Location: Phoenix-Valley of the Sun
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