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Brier Dudley offers a critical look at technology and business issues affecting the Northwest.

September 29, 2008 at 12:57 PM

Money saving tech tips: cheaper ID theft protection, saving on the G1

Today’s column has a few ideas to cut $200 or more from your personal technology budget, including an update on getting the best price for the new G1 phone from T-Mobile, Google and HTC.

Here’s a link to the Attorney General’s credit freeze information that was mentioned in the article.

(If you’ve got the nerve, you could use the savings to buy tech stocks on the cheap today — Google at $397, or Apple at $107, perhaps? Compared with the plunges seen by those darlings, Microsoft seemed rock steady at around $26.)

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