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The Ultimate Guide to Negotiating Down Your Bills

The Ultimate Guide to Negotiating and Lowering Your Own Bills We've spent the last four years perfecting bill negotiation, saving our customers millions of dollars on their monthly bills. Over the years, we've been happy to give people our tips and tricks but for the...

Is a Prepaid Cell Plan Right for Me?

Is a Prepaid Cell Plan Right for Me?

With prepaid carriers having an ever-increasing selection of phones, the same coverage as major carriers in most situations, and of course, more affordable pricing, switching to a prepaid phone may be a great way to put some money back into your pocket.

Buying a Home: When to Hold, When to Run

Buying a Home: When to Hold, When to Run

Buying a Home: When to Hold, When to Run Dylan Snyder, Jupiter Home Sales | April 30, 2018 When people start to consider buying a home, it can become really easy to fall into the romance of the process. However, savvy home buyers will pay attention to all the details,...

How to Lower Your Water Bill With 10 Simple Steps

How to Lower Your Water Bill With 10 Simple Steps

Water is one of the most expensive household bills and it’s only going to get worse according to recent data. Finding ways how to lower your water bill is one way to save money on your monthly bills.

How to Waive Early Termination Fees

How to Waive Early Termination Fees

Want to know how to reduce or waive early termination fees for your business telecom contracts? Get the top 10 tips to save money on your bills.

How to Cancel Battlefront 2 Pre-Order

How to Cancel Battlefront 2 Pre-Order

EA is making it difficult for people to cancel their Battlefront 2 Pre-Orders even though the game is loaded down with DLC and they don’t care about their customers. Want to know how to cancel your order?

Are protection plans worth it?

Are protection plans worth it?

When you’re examining the details of your wireless bill and determining which monthly charges are unnecessary, one feature that you should consider eliminating is your month-to-month smartphone “protection plan.”

How to Cancel Comcast in 5 Steps

How to Cancel Comcast in 5 Steps

So you want to cancel your Comcast service. You’re probably dreading it (and with good reason.) Well, have no fear. You can cancel Comcast. You can cancel it today and you can cancel it without waiting on hold for hours. Whether you’re technically cancelling Comcast or Xfinity, we’re going to walk you through a foolproof way of cancelling your service.

How to save money on your Comcast modem

How to save money on your Comcast modem

Thousands of users are unknowingly wasting money through Comcast by paying for an unnecessary monthly modem rental. Many Comcast customers pay this monthly fee for their modem, because they feel as if it is the easiest and cheapest choice. However, with a little research, it becomes obvious that buying your own modem is a much better deal.

BillFixers Rebrand: Our New Look is Just the Beginning

BillFixers Rebrand: Our New Look is Just the Beginning

We’re changing the way we look. Our core values, helping people save money by fighting back against mega-corporations, haven’t changed, but we want to do them smarter, faster, and better. So we figured we should look the part!

Creative Ways to Save on your Electricity Bill

Creative Ways to Save on your Electricity Bill

Oftentimes, home owners don’t understand what is actually costing them the big bucks when their electricity bill comes in. There are always ways to reduce the cost of electricity no matter what electricity costs.

Bills You Could Be Overcharged On

Bills You Could Be Overcharged On

You might be surprised at how much money you can save by negotiating with your service providers. These tips can help you save money each month.

Broadcast TV Fee: Your Cable Bill’s Mysterious Surcharge Explained

Broadcast TV Fee: Your Cable Bill’s Mysterious Surcharge Explained

Tens of millions of cable subscribers across the country pay their television providers for a broadcast TV fee or a broadcast TV surcharge or one of their equivalents without any any idea what those fees and surcharges mean. So, what is a broadcast TV fee for? The short answer? Nothing.

How to Cancel Spectrum in 5 Steps

How to Cancel Spectrum in 5 Steps

Trying to cancel Spectrum service? Now you can, without the hold times and tedious red tape. Here’s our quick 5 step guide to cancelling easily.

Deregulated Energy States

Deregulated Energy States

Deregulated energy states are states where consumers have a choice in which utility to use to purchase their electricity and gas. Want to know if you could switch providers and save money every month?

2016 Telecom Year in Review

2016 Telecom Year in Review

Whether you welcomed 2017 with open arms or a bit of reservation, let’s look back at 2016 and identify major highlights among telecom service providers. This telecom year in review will lend some perspective to the telecommunications service industry, how it is evolving, and how you can be a savvy customer in the year ahead.

Comcast Doubles Internet Prices in Nashville

Comcast Doubles Internet Prices in Nashville

Comcast Doubles Internet Price Overnight in Nashville With competition on the way, the cable giant looks to boost its revenue streams Julian Kurland | November 7, 2016 If you have (or are trying to get) internet service with Comcast in Nashville, you may be in for a...

How to Cancel Time Warner Cable in 5 Steps

How to Cancel Time Warner Cable in 5 Steps

So you want to cancel your Time Warner Cable service. You’re probably dreading it (and with good reason.) Well, have no fear. You can cancel Time Warner Cable. Whether you’re technically cancelling Time Warner or Spectrum, we’re going to walk you through a foolproof way of cancelling your service.

Comcast sues Nashville to block Google Fiber

Comcast sues Nashville to block Google Fiber

Last month, Nashville Metro Council passed “One Touch Make Ready,” an ordinance that allows service providers, like Google Fiber, to more quickly install fiber across the city’s utility poles. Today, Comcast joined the legal fray, filing a separate complaint in the U.S. District Court in Nashville.

Your Propane Price is Too Expensive

Your Propane Price is Too Expensive

You’re overpaying for your propane. It’s just a fact: your propane price is higher than it needs to be. We found a case where not only did a personal propane account drop by more than $400, Amerigas actually ended up writing a check for $800 to keep a customer. Want to find out how?

Your Cable Company is Secretly Stealing From You

Your Cable Company is Secretly Stealing From You

You’ve probably suspected that your cable company has been overcharging you, but they specialize in covering their tracks so it’s hard to pinpoint exactly what they’ve been doing. In a U.S. Senate report this week Charter and Time Warner Cable admitted that they overcharged customers $7.2 million in cable box fees alone last year.

How to Cancel Comcast in 5 Steps (Infographic)

How to Cancel Comcast in 5 Steps (Infographic)

So you want to cancel Comcast. You’re probably dreading it (and with good reason.) You might remember the story of Ryan Block, whose attempt to cancel Comcast went viral when Comcast just… wouldn’t let him cancel. Maybe you’ve even read one of the many horror stories we’ve compiled of people trying to deal with Comcast.

Unlimited Data: How Much Is Enough?

Unlimited Data: How Much Is Enough?

How much data do users need for a smartphone plan, and what does unlimited data really mean? This post examines smartphone data, explores the concept of unlimited plans and their fine print, and explains how consumers can make informed decisions when comparing plans and providers.

21 Times Comcast was the Worst Company in America

21 Times Comcast was the Worst Company in America

BillFixers goes Buzzfeed. We’ve gathered some of the worst things we’ve heard about one of the worst companies out there. From the man that Comcast got fired to the woman Comcast called “super bitch,” Comcast has truly earned it’s title as the worst company in America.

The Annual Wireless Checkup

The Annual Wireless Checkup

Unfortunately, service providers benefit when consumers lack a clear understanding about details, terms, and future changes, which can prove costly. Considering the $1,000 average annual expense, consumers should carefully review details and fine print to make informed decisions about which provider and phone plan best suit their needs.

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