The Great Streaming Price Hike: Is It Too Much?

Like Frogs in Hot Water, We Might Jump Out

I’m among the millions of Americans who stopped relying on cable or satellite operators for video entertainment. In other words, I’m a cord cutter, and there’s been no looking back. Right now, I have a veritable cornucopia of amusement for a collective price tag that’s well below what I was paying for a video subscription from Verizon — thanks, in part, to sharing some accounts with family members.

All of this is subject to change. Most streaming platforms that rely on subscriptions have raised their rates in the recent past — and some are planning other increases.