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#31 of 49 Old 10-28-2010, 04:29 PM
 
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We pay $34.99/mo for highspeed

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39.95 for fiber optic.

I did have to pay a huge install fee and get a long term contract, because we are very rural and they had to run it to our house special.
That's awesome! When we looked at fibre it was a huge install fee AND $750 a month even with a two year contract.

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$46 for Comcast regular speed. But that is because we pay for basic cable which is like $9. If we didn't pay for basic cable it would be $60. We use phone.com for phone service and have been very happy with it.

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There is also 3G/4G Internet access. That is what you'd typically regard as cellular access. Clear is probably the best-known home provider:

http://www.clear.com/
I saw this and wondered why I had never heard of it. I checked out the link and was pretty excited about it. Decided to check their availability... they don't have any coverage in any part of Ohio. Guess I won't be getting that anytime soon.

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we live rurally in the mountains and we pay 19.95/month through our local phone company for high speed dsl/wireless, no contract.

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I pay $46 for ours through Cox. It's not the fastest one they offer but not the slowest either.

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We pay $60ish a month, but we have basic, basic cable (just a cable in the tv, no box). If we didn't have the cable added it would be around $80ish just for comcast internet.

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$39.95 for DSL and a wireless router.
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I pay $19.99 + tax a month for high speed internet through Comcast. It will go up in 6 months. They ensure me that I can get the next special, but that remains to be seen.

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$41.95 through earthlink with brighthouse. We pay 10-15 a month for vonage phone service and don't have cable tv.

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free I use my neighbors

Before I moved here I had CLEAR and I hated it. It was down about 1 week of the month, if it rained hard, hang it up you werent getting service and I had 2 towers within a mile of my house in METRO atlanta!

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I was paying 49.95 for turbo rr then they wanted to up it to 54.95. I called and said I couldn't afford it and asked what other options they had. I ended up with a 32.99/month standard rr. Which I don't seem to have a difference in speed with.

Actually, this prompted me to run a test on my download speed, it's the same as it was when I was paying for "turbo rr". Makes me wonder with them sometimes.
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About 60$/month for high-speed.
Not the cheapest option here, but the company we wanted.

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$15.95 a month, At&t

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If we get internet from the local cable company it is the same to get DSL and it is to get the same speed DSL, a landline, and expanded basic cable. It about $80. Right now the only interernet we have is the data plan on DH's cell phone. I would like to either get an wireless card for my laptop about $45-50 or pay the extra $25 to have DH's phone be teethered (make it it own wi-fi network). The teethering thing would only give us internet service if DH's cell phone is at home.
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I have to have the phone for net so I pay 37 a month.the net is 15.I don't use the home phone.
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$45.99 thru Qwest. It's reimbursed thru dh's work though.


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Ours is $30 mnth through the phone company, hi-speed.  Works great.  We could have a bit faster package but at our distance we cannot get it any faster anyway.


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We pay $30/month for Clear which is available in some major metropolitan areas. It's kind of weird, you arent connecting to a cable or to a phone line, they send you a wireless receiver that you connect to you computer and it picks up the signal from the nearest tower. It's cheap and very fast so I'm happy.

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