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10 Tips to Save Money on TV and Internet Bills

Switch Providers

If you're a cable subscriber, investigate the possible savings you might gain by switching to satellite -- and vice versa. You can shop for budget providers by calling them directly or by visiting their Web sites to view promotional deals for new customers. It's also a good idea to check out Web sites that cull provider information and allow users to make comparisons between companies.

Unfortunately, it can be difficult to know what your actual bill will be after applicable taxes and fees are added on, so it may safeguard your potential savings to ask for a sample bill, or to discuss one-time or recurring taxes and fees, line by line [source: Hoak].