Posted by Michelle Ricker

Outline of two people in a nest on orange background

The Empty Nester’s Guide to the Internet

Summary: If you’ve got exciting things happening in your life, like kids moving out or starting a new side gig, yay! But it might be time to think about your high-speed internet plan. From the devic ...
Outline of a play button on blue background

The 11 Best Streaming Devices for Every Home

Summary: If you’re looking to take your home entertainment experience to the next level, you’re probably in the market for a streaming device. But with tons of options and varied price points, how ...
Outline of a dollar bill with WiFi symbol on blue background

What is the Emergency Broadband Benefit?

Summary: The Emergency Broadband Benefit (or EBB) Program is an effort by the FCC to keep households connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. Households that qualify can receive a discount of up to $50 ...
Image of a file on an orange background

Five Easy Ways to Declutter Your Digital Life

Summary: Organizing your digital life is just as important as decluttering your physical space, but it can be harder to know where to start. By understanding why it’s important to pare down your fil ...
Modem and Router icons on blue background

Is it Better to Rent or Buy a Modem and Router?

Summary: If you’re trying to save money on your internet bill, chances are you’ve wondered if it’s better to buy or rent your equipment (such as a modem and router). We’re here to explain what ...

How to Move Your Internet

Summary: Moving? Packing up your whole home to move can be overwhelming. There are a lot of pieces to keep track of — including your internet connection. So how do you move your internet service? We ...
Outline of a phone with speedometer on blue background

What Internet Speed is Best for My Cell Phone Plan?

Summary: If you’ve ever had to choose a high-speed internet plan, you know it can be complicated to figure out what speed you actually need. And, as we start to do more on our smartphones while we ...
Moving Truck cover for infographic blog

Moving and the Internet: Trends for 2021

Each summer, moving vans start to pop up along the highways and friends on social media announce that they’ve bought, sold, or rented a new home. But our research shows that there are trends in wher ...
Outline of a computer with a strong password on magenta

How to Create a Strong Password

Summary: Creating a strong password doesn’t have to be overwhelming. By using a passphrase, incorporating a variety of characters, choosing a password manager, and opting into two-factor authenticat ...