06/22/2012 10:51 am ET Updated Aug 22, 2012

An Easy Way To Lower Your Cable Bill

I've written several times about the significant savings you can achieve if you haggle with a media provider like DirecTV, be it for broadband Internet, telephone, or cable/satellite TV. A simple phone call can save you hundreds of dollars per year. This is as true today as in past years. Below is a collection of tips on getting those bills down, as well as some new information.