Just Ask For a Lower Cable Bill
A few years ago, my local news station featured a story on "How To Lower Your Credit Card Interest Rate". I followed the steps, which included me calling my credit card companies and asking for a better rate. Guess what, it worked. Today, I ran across a youtube video telling me to call my cable provider and ask for a lower rate. Do I dare? Yes. What do I have to lose - better yet, what can I gain. A lower cable bill of course.
Lower My Cable Bill
If you are frustrated by your mounting bills, with no additional services -- then join the crowd. The average cable bill is close to $100 per month. Which has increased nearly 80%, within the last 10 years. Wouldn't you like to have control over your cable bill? The solutions is simple, just ask for a lower bill. Sounds crazy, right! Well, it isn't. Follow the steps below. If you get a lower price, remember to come back to this post and write a comment on how much you are now saving on your cable bill.
Three Steps To Lower Your Cable Bill
- First, get your facts together. Know which stations and channels you can and can't live without. You don't want to shoot yourself in the foot. So check the list twice.
- Step two - surf the web for your cable company's most recent promotion for new customers. If a new customer can get a lower price -- so can you. Then surf their competitor's sites.
- Lastly, call your cable provider and tell them about the better deals you have found and ask for a lower price - or else you will switch providers.
This phone call should result in a discounted price. When I tried this, my cable company gave me a $20 discount for 12 months with no changes to my service. When my 12 months were over, I called again and repeated the three steps.
Remember, I told you I followed the three steps to lower my credit card interest rate; and it worked. So, don't stop with just calling one service provider, call them all and get lower rates across the board. Remember, all you have to do is ask!
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- Google Chromecast HDMI Player
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I recently decided that I could do without cable all together. This time, instead of calling for a discount, I cancelled my cable bill. I don't regret it. With new technology creating different ways for us to entertain ourselves I decided that cable TV was just a waste of money. I currently watch Netflix and Youtube exclusively, and I love it.