How I saved money by switching cell phone providers

How I saved money by switching cell phone providers

I’ve always been envious of people in the States with their cheap cell phone plans. But lately I saw an ad on Facebook for Public Mobile and I finally switched out my decade-old cell phone plan. I’ve been grandfathering our current cell phone plan for years. My husband and I paid $25/month for unlimited talk between us, and unlimited text messaging, and we had 200 minutes to use for other things. We used to pay for 100MB of data on my phone for $10/month, but I got rid of that about a year ago to save cash, since I didn’t…

How to save $10.99 to $16.99 per month off your Netflix subscription

How to save $10.99 to $16.99 per month off your Netflix subscription

Everyone I know has a Netflix subscription. And why not? It’s a cheaper choice than cable and it’s on demand 24/7/365. And even though our family is on the path to financial independence, we never really thought twice about the $13.99 we give away every month. Until today that is. It’s been about a year since we started minimizing anything and everything in our lives, and we finally realized we never applied our WIBIN (“would I buy it now”) filter to Netflix. Here are the facts: I have never in my adult life subscribed to cable, so Netflix isn’t saving…