With Christmas just outside the door, Simplifydigital.com encourages families to compare broadband deals before deciding to sign up for one.
According to Simplifydigital.com’s latest research, this festive season families could save an average of £408 a year* if they decide to merge digital TV, broadband and home phone into a single offer from one provider.
Charlie Ponsonby, CEO of Simplifydigital.com commented:
“People look to get their family entertainment sorted for the Christmas holidays, and the wisest thing to do is to compare broadband, digital TV and home phone packages.
“We often take calls from customers who save so much money by bundling their services that they can afford to throw in an HD or sports package for example, without spending any more money.”
Simplifydigital.com’s top three discounted packages:
- Virgin Media’s TV M+, broadband L and phone M package
Virgin Media makes bundling TV, calls and broadband cheaper than ever at £9.50 a month (for 6 months and 19.25 thereafter). You’ll get up to 10Mb fibre optic broadband as well as unlimited downloads, 65 digital TV channels to choose from, unlimited weekend calls to UK landlines and Virgin mobiles. Also, if you order the bundle online, you’ll get £50 credit on your first bill, 6 months half price & free installation, free Catch Up TV, with BBC iPlayer, 4 On Demand, ITV Net Player amongst others.
- BT’s broadband with evening and weekend calls package
BT offers this deal absolutely free of charge for 3 months, £13.99 thereafter (plus line rental). The package includes free BT home hub worth £89.99 as well as speedy (up to 20Mb) download speeds, 10GB monthly usage, basic online security and free Wi-Fi access. With this deal, you’ll also get unlimited UK evening and weekend calls including 0845 and 0870 numbers, add BT Answer 1571 voicemail and other Calling Features once you've signed up, free customer support, no connection charge for new lines and an option to add a BT Telephone during your order.
- Sky TV, broadband and phone package
If you take Sky TV, broadband and home phone, you’ll get free Sky+ Box and an £25 M&S voucher. Also all of Sky Broadband options include a wireless router worth £50, free McAfee Internet Security trial, 10 sky.com email addresses and 24/7 technical support. The deal is £19.50 and includes up to 20Mb download speeds, 2GB monthly usage, free UK evening and weekend UK landline calls and good value calls to UK mobiles, Sky TV – one Entertainment Pack and Sky Anytime+ TV on demand, in line with your TV subscription. The only additional one off payment will be £30, Sky’s standard set-up.
* 20% of Simplifydigital.com customers received an average saving of £408. Data based on 1,538 records between 1st of Jan 2010 to 8th Nov 2010.