An ISP of their own (was RE: [rescue] Being jobless)

Charles Shannon Hendrix shannon at
Tue Jul 29 11:26:25 CDT 2003

On Mon, Jul 28, 2003 at 11:27:52AM -0500, Brian Dunbar wrote:

> After looking through the literature, it's not as easy (hah) as setting up a
> BBS used to be - in order to cover the bandwidth/headache costs I'd need
> around $800 (WAG) a month.  Assuming I just do dial-up and don't provide
> tech support.

$800 a month for what?

If that's all I had to pay for a block of phone numbers and a WAN
connection, I'd have set up an ISP by now.

I think the local small ISPs I've talked to pay as much as $1000/month
just for the WAN connection.

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