Turn your smartphone into a digital TV tuner with antenna

It’s pretty simple to watch shows, movies and other video content on your phone. You can use your cell phone service or a Wi-Fi network to view free streaming services and apps like YouTube. But doing so can use up your mobile data or require access to Wi-Fi. So, under certain circumstances — like when […]

11 ways to save more money so you can retire early

Millions of Americans have at least contemplated retiring earlier than they originally planned. Does exiting the workforce before you reach the traditional retirement age appeal to you? Good news! It is possible. Experts recommend defining what early retirement looks like to you and determining how much you want to have in savings and investment accounts. […]

Retirees on fixed incomes can save money by switching to free over-the-air TV

A senior woman hugs her husband in the kitchen.

Retirement provides freedom, but it can come with some restrictions, too. You are financially limited when you are dependent on your pension, investments and Social Security benefits. When you have a fixed income, there is little to no flexibility in how much money you will receive and are able to spend every month. According to […]

Downsizing for retirement? Set up your new home with free over-the-air TV

Senior Couple Watching TV At Home.

There can be many advantages to moving into a smaller space after retiring from work. First, there is less to clean and maintain — doubly so if you move into a rental where you aren’t required to mow the lawn or shovel snow. This can eliminate stress by simplifying your daily life and freeing up […]

Why moving is the perfect time to switch to free over-the-air TV

Young couple carrying big tv in their new apartment.

Many of us have contemplated cutting down their monthly bills by switching to free over-the-air television. However, several factors might be keeping you from making the leap. Perhaps you haven’t gotten around to buying an antenna — or installing it. Maybe you don’t want to rearrange your living room to get the best reception. Perhaps […]

Live sports events you can watch for free on over-the-air TV

Watching live sporting events is a simple way to enjoy some excitement and bond with friends and family members. With so many different sports played around the world and new ones cropping up all the time, there is always something to watch. But what if you don’t have cable and don’t want to subscribe for […]

Live award shows you can watch for free on over-the-air TV

Award shows bring A-list celebrities, red-carpet fashions and all the top movies, music, TV shows and more right to your living room. No matter what type of entertainment you love or which stars you adore, there is sure to be a program that highlights your favorites. Better still, you can catch every one of the […]

Live entertainment events you can watch for free on over-the-air TV

Taylor Swift performs at the iHeartRadio Music Festival.

The way people watch television has changed. Rather than planning their schedules around what they want to watch, most viewers watch what they want, when they want. Even with an over-the-air TV antenna, you can record OTA TV using a digital video recorder to ensure you don’t miss any of your favorite shows, movies or […]

How to watch over-the-air TV on multiple TVs

Cutting the cord and switching to over-the-air (OTA) TV doesn’t necessarily mean you have to give up watching shows and movies on televisions throughout your home. Of course, your TVs won’t automatically pick up programming if they are not connected to the antenna. However, a few methods allow you to set up your over-the-air viewing […]