Have outmoded tech equipment you want to recycle? You don't have to wait for your locality to schedule special collection days. Staples offers FREE recycling of electronics at Staples stores nationwide every day. No Staples in your area? Best Buy also offers free electronics … [Read more...] about Where to recycle electronics for free
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How to watch pro sports live without cable TV 2023
Have you cut the cord on cable TV, but still want to watch pro sports live? Rest assured, you have plenty of options for streaming your favorite sports online. Games are available to watch on nearly any device you own. The trick to figuring out how to watch live sports for free is subscribing to the … [Read more...] about How to watch pro sports live without cable TV 2023
Which free cloud storage solution is best?
While few people knew the term “cloud computing” just a decade ago, the cloud has become an important part of our digital lives. Cloud services now cover important needs like email, music, photos, and other files. One of the most important uses of the cloud is personal file storage. Fortunately, you … [Read more...] about Which free cloud storage solution is best?
Free or cheap music streaming services
We live in an on-demand generation when it comes to music entertainment. With so many streaming or downloadable options, those CD collections, stereo systems and portable radios are collecting dust and becoming outdated. Here are some ways to get your groove on, rock out or sing along with your … [Read more...] about Free or cheap music streaming services
Best cellphone plans for seniors in 2022
One of the perks of retirement is how much life gets easier. Gone are the days of endless work calls, texts, and emails after business hours. Since your cell phone needs may have changed, you might be in the market for a new phone plan. We’ve researched the best cell phone plans for your specific … [Read more...] about Best cellphone plans for seniors in 2022
Can you get high-speed internet for $30 a month or free? Maybe.
Online classes. Working remotely. Online job applications and bill paying. High-speed internet access is as critical to the modern world as electricity, but it can also be hard to afford. But there's good news this week for people who have struggled to pay for internet access at home. As part … [Read more...] about Can you get high-speed internet for $30 a month or free? Maybe.
How to sell or donate old electronics
Have you recently upgraded your mobile phone, computer or other electronic device, but your old gadget is still sitting in your house gathering dust? It's good that your old electronics are not in a landfill, but you can get them out of your house while still reducing your e-waste. … [Read more...] about How to sell or donate old electronics
How to watch the 2022 Winter Olympics without cable TV
The 2022 Winter Olympics are in Beijing, and this is shaping up to be an exciting addition to the international tradition. Lucky for cord-cutters, you can watch the Olympics without an expensive cable TV subscription. When you’re ready to catch all the action, here are options to stream online on … [Read more...] about How to watch the 2022 Winter Olympics without cable TV
iPad, Fire or other? Buying guide to tablet devices
Tablet computers have come a long way since their introduction. Modern tablet computers are powerful devices that can handle many computing needs, and may even replace your old laptop or desktop completely. Tablets, such as the iPad and Amazon Fire, may offer some budget savings compared to a full … [Read more...] about iPad, Fire or other? Buying guide to tablet devices
Where is the best place to sell your iPhone?
Every fall, companies like Apple, Samsung, and Google release their new flagship smartphones. If you’re carrying a prior-version iPhone and want to upgrade to the latest version, don’t rush to click the buy button just yet. Before you do, take a few minutes to research the best ways to sell your old … [Read more...] about Where is the best place to sell your iPhone?
Free alternatives to MS Office software
If you need to do anything with a computer involving word processing, spreadsheets, or presentations, the longtime default software package was Microsoft Office. While many businesses and schools still rely heavily on Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and other Microsoft Office programs, … [Read more...] about Free alternatives to MS Office software
Sam’s Club membership: FREE after gift card
The Sam's Club membership deal is a real winner! Sign up now for a new Sam's Club membership and get a FREE $45 gift card at your local Sam's Club. (Hint: this is almost like getting a free Sam's Club membership!) Spend $45, get a $45 eGiftCard. Online only. Ends Jan 31, 2022 If you've been … [Read more...] about Sam’s Club membership: FREE after gift card
Recycle electronics for free at Best Buy
Need to get rid of unwanted laptops and cellphones, but don't want to pay for someone to haul them away? Best Buy offers FREE electronics recycling at Best Buy stores nationwide, so you're never far from a fee-free recycling service. Here's everything you need to know about disposing of your used … [Read more...] about Recycle electronics for free at Best Buy
Film festivals online, some free
Looking for a new flick to watch? Yes, you can watch movies on Netflix or on Disney+, but why not try something new? Film festivals are a great way for up-and-coming film directors and writers to get their films in front of an audience, but you’re not going to travel across the country right now … [Read more...] about Film festivals online, some free
How to find free WiFi
You may find yourself needing WiFi services now that you are working from home or your child is attending school from home. If you don't have a regular internet service already in place, you may be waiting for a while before you are able to get one installed. But you do have options. You can find … [Read more...] about How to find free WiFi