I know how much money we have, where it gets spent, saved and the debt. We needed to make some serious budget cuts but even with those cuts I knew we wouldn’t last long on unemployment.
Yes, there is a basic basic, you just have to ask for it. The basic basic is just the local stations usually. You don’t have a cable box with the basic. That’s why I say cut the cord.
We shopped insurance companies and were able to save $100/month (no lie! It was awesome!) just by making a few phones calls. Saving $100/month is saving $1200 a year!