Matt Brownell

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Is Apple Overpriced? Its Accessories Sure Seem To Be

Is Apple Overpriced? Its Accessories Sure Seem To Be

Apple's new Lightning connector is one more example of Apple being overpriced, at least when it comes to accessories.

How to Get the iPhone 5 If You're Still Under Contract

How to Get the iPhone 5 If You're Still Under Contract

Even if you're still under contract, there are ways to get the iPhone 5 today without too steep a penalty.

FCC Mobile Broadband Test No Match for Cell Carrier 'Wild West'

FCC Mobile Broadband Test No Match for Cell Carrier 'Wild West'

The FCC is putting mobile broadband speeds to the test, but cell carriers still have plenty of 'bandwidth' to mislead consumers.

The Best One-Stop Shop for School Supplies Is...

The Best One-Stop Shop for School Supplies Is...

The search for the best one-stop shop for school supplies often leads to the discount retailers rather than office superstores.

Verizon Can't Tether You to Overpriced Service Any More: FCC

Verizon Can't Tether You to Overpriced Service Any More: FCC

An FCC ruling is a minor win for Verizon mobile customers in the larger war against steep fees charged by cell phone carriers for mobile access.

How Much Home Can You Afford? This Site Knows

How Much Home Can You Afford? This Site Knows

A new website aims to help Americans understand exactly how much they can afford to spend on a home.

7 College Scholarships You May Actually Qualify For

7 College Scholarships You May Actually Qualify For

These off-the-beaten-path scholarships can help put a nice dent into that hefty tuition payment.

9 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Yard Sale

9 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Yard Sale

These pointers will help you lose the junk and put extra cash in your pocket.

9 Creative Ways to Use Your Freezer

9 Creative Ways to Use Your Freezer

If you’re only using your freezer to make ice cubes and keep TV dinners cold, you’re not getting your money’s worth.

Get a Nook Color and Simple Touch E-Reader for $149

Get a Nook Color and Simple Touch E-Reader for $149

If you don’t mind refurbished gadgets, you can get two e-readers for just $149 today.