Do You Have Someone Else Negotiate Your Bills?

Apparently, there exist companies that will negotiate your bills for you — and apparently one of their key target markets is senior citizens. How would that work? Well, if, for example, your cable bill has been slowly creeping up the past few years, then they’ll call the cable company for you and negotiate on your behalf. It sounded a little strange to us — and clearly you’d want to avoid giving out personal information to any unknown service, but U.S. News & World Report gives the pros and cons of the larger, more reputable companies.