First Mediaone is not $50 a month it's $49.95. [img]http://22.214.171.124/images/flytalk/Happy.gif" border="0" align="middle">The service is really $39.95 per month and $10.00 rental of the cable modem. You could buy your own modem for about $200.00 and it will pay for itself over time.
I've had it for 2 years and the price hasn't gone up. Probably because DSL is starting to catch up.
There are inherent advantages and risks to being online 24/7/365. Email me for details.
Or you can go to Kmart and pickup a Bluelight CD for free dialup access. <img src="http://126.96.36.199/images/flytalk/Wilk.gif[/img]