Cynthia Paez Bowman

Cynthia Paez Bowman is a home and personal finance writer with a degree in International Business and Journalism from American University. She’s written about internet and TV for MYMOVE, Freshome and Safety.com.

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The Best Internet Service Providers in Seattle

The Best Seattle Internet Providers There are few places in the country changing at the speed of Seattle. Its population grew 18.7% from 2010-2018, according to The Seattle Times, making it the fastest-growing city in the U.S. over that time. Along with the growth, the city wants to ensure that technology and infrastructure can keep ...

AT&T vs. Cox Internet

AT&T vs. Cox Internet Service Providers Both AT&T and Cox offer internet, phone, and cable TV packages. They’re two of the largest providers in the country, which means both might be available in your area. But which one is better and how should you choose? Below, we offer an in-depth review of AT&T vs. Cox, ...

The Best Internet Service Providers in Indianapolis

The Best Indianapolis Internet Providers Indianapolis residents have several options when it comes to internet service. The FCC found that most Indy homeowners and renters can choose from at least three different internet providers, regardless of the area. The top three internet providers in Indianapolis we determined are AT&T, Spectrum, and Xfinity. They each have ...

The Best Internet Service Providers in Charlotte

The Best Charlotte Internet Providers Money.com released its annual 100 Best Places to Live in the U.S. and a Charlotte neighborhood secured fifth place. Charlotte, NC has old-world southern charm and bustling cosmopolitan vibrancy. Additionally, there are several noteworthy internet service providers in Charlotte, NC. If you’re a resident (or about to become one) of ...

The Best Internet Service Providers in Fort Worth

The Best Fort Worth Internet Providers Fort Worth is known as the city; “where the west begins.” However, it’s no longer a small Texas town of the Old West — there are nearly one million residents living in Fort Worth. While you can still find remnants of its past, such as the Log Cabin Village, ...

The Best Internet Service Providers in San Francisco

The Best San Francisco Internet Providers San Francisco is in a unique position when it comes to internet access. The city is investing $1.5 billion to build a fiber-optic network that provides all homes, apartments and businesses with high-speed 1 Gbps internet service. Once the plans are complete, San Francisco will be the country’s largest ...

The Cost of High-Speed Internet

Internet is as essential nowadays as water, electricity and gas. But figuring out your options or how much your internet should cost per month is not easy. Let’s break down what’s available, the average cost of internet and how you can save on your monthly high-speed internet costs. What is high-speed internet? The FCC defines ...

Nationwide Renters Insurance Review

Nationwide Renters Insurance Review If you don’t think renters insurance is needed, think again. Who will cover your expenses if your belongings are damaged or stolen? The landlord isn’t responsible for your property — you are. Luckily, renters insurance is generally affordable. Nationwide is known for homeowners and auto insurance, but it also offers rental ...

Door and Window Sensors are More Versatile than You Might Think

6. To keep kids out of a medicine cabinet Most medications come in child-proof bottles to keep kids from accidentally taking harmful medication. For extra peace of mind, pop a sensor onto a medicine cabinet to get alerted if someone opens it.  The Bottom line Door and window sensors may be the most important component ...

GetSafe Review

GetSafe Home Security Review Home security systems have gone the smart route of thermostats, lighting, and locks, enabling them to be controlled and monitored from your smartphone when you’re not home. The latest generation of wireless DIY home security systems, GetSafe among them, are easy to install and can be paired with your existing tech, ...

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