NTL dial-up to Broadband -advice please

edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Broadband & Internet Access
RachelDRachelD Forumite
217 Posts
edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Broadband & Internet Access
My NTL Freedom dial up package finishes soon. I would like to have Broaband but having read all the MSE advice I don't want to go to Virginmedia who now own NTL- not that NTL was ever that brilliant in its day.

I would like a reliable company with good, inexpensive customer services . I don't necessarily want a combined phone BB package as I am happy to keep my phone with BT/18866.

My problems are
1. I hope to retire and move house within the next year. Is there a company with a contract that will let me do this without a huge relocation /reconnectioncharge?

2. I have 2 BT phone lines and would like to get rid of one of them. But which? The no I currently use for my dial up from the desktop is one I use for all internet forms, purchases etc, so I get odd callers on it. The other no is ex directory and used for personal calls. Can I use the ex directory line for BB even though the socket it is on a different floor to the desktop. ?

I'd welcome advice on good packages and the above. Thanks

if i had known then what i know now
This discussion has been closed.
Latest MSE News and Guides

Energy price cap could be extended beyond 2023

New plans have just been announced by the Government

MSE News

Cheap contents insurance for tenants

DON'T assume your landlord covers you

MSE Guides

Summer sizzlers round-up

Incl £2ish sun cream & £1.50 disposable BBQs

MSE Deals