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Test your Internet speed

Test your Internet speed
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You pay a lot for your Internet access. I know because I do, too - that's just the way Internet access works right now, although Google might be changing that.


Even more annoying, you're paying for Internet access that isn't nearly as good as the rest of the developed world. If you don't believe me, click here for the figures.

So it stands to reason that you want to actually get the Internet speed you're paying for, whatever it is. Otherwise you're just wasting your money.

You can also test your smartphone or tablet's cellular speed. Click here to learn how.

Figuring out your Internet speed is a little easier said than done, unfortunately. There are a lot of factors that can affect how it behaves.

I'll walk you through how to find your Internet speed so you can complain to your Internet provider, or decide to get a new one.

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