13 ways to save big on streaming

Wondering how to save money on streaming video services, short of just  canceling them all? We’ve got a few tips for cutting costs without cutting (all) the content.

Paying Annually Over Monthly

Some streaming services allow you to pay a lump sum once a year instead of monthly payments.

If you set a reminder in your phone or on your digital calendar, you can receive an alert before paying for another month.

Medium Brush Stroke

Setting Renewal Reminders

If you already plan on subscribing to two separate services, it is a good idea to explore discounts for bundles.

Finding Streaming Bundle Deals

It’s a good idea to set a reminder at the end of the free trial to  cancel the service if you don’t want to keep it; otherwise, your account  may be charged.

Medium Brush Stroke

Utilizing Free Trials Before Paying for a Plan


Finding a financial advisor doesn’t have to be hard. SmartAsset’s free quiz matches you with fiduciary financial advisors in your area or who serve your area. If you are ready to be matched with financial advisors that can help you achieve your financial goals, take the quiz now.