Switching from Verizon FIOS to Optimum Internet (and back)

The primary purpose of this post is to show you how to setup your inside wiring so that you can easily switch back and forth between Verizon FIOS and Optimum Online (or any other broadband carrier). This is the so that you can take advantage of the “new customer” bonuses as well as (sometimes) lower … Read more

Switch from Verizon FIOS to Optimum Online

Competition is good – if you have two or more broadband options, make sure to switch your provider every so often Port out your landline telephone number to a mobile carrier to make the switching process easy in the future TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction Why not stay with Verizon FIOS? Migration Plan Evaluate / select … Read more

Hello Verizon FIOS – part 2

If you missed part 1 of my “Hello Verizon FIOS” series , click here If you want to see actual billing comparison between Cablevision and Verizon FIOS, click here INSTALLATION – Optical Network Terminal (ONT) Box Now that the fiber was pulled into my garage, Verizon FIOS technician proceeded to install the ONT box.  This … Read more

Hello Verizon FIOS – part 1

So, you may have read about my not-so-good experience with Cablevision (found here). It’s been little over 4 weeks and so far I am very pleased with Verizon FIOS. On the contrary to what was told me by Cablevision disconnect department, my experience with Verizon FIOS have been very good with fast internet speed, better … Read more