Making the best broadband Internet connection
You can usually get a break in price if you buy more than one service from the provider. All these phone and cable companies offer a trinity of home digital services: Internet, TV and telephone, although not all of these are available in all areas.
If you can take advantage of a bundle, it can be one-stop shopping. But in some cases, it may be best to divide up your choices.
The satellite TV companies -- DirecTV Group Inc. and Dish Network Corp. -- do not offer Internet or telephone. But if you’re happy with their TV service, you could get your Web access and telephone elsewhere.
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