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WhiteFence Unveils Ten Most Expensive Cities to Watch the Super BowlDallas, New York and Indianapolis Leads the List; With Boston Making the Top Ten; WhiteFence.com, the Website That Gives Consumers the Power to Find the Best Deals on Home Services, Unveils the Cities With the Highest Average Monthly Television Bill (February 02, 2012)
HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 02/02/12 -- WhiteFence.com (www.whitefence.com), the nation's leading site to compare, connect and save on home services, today released its exclusive ranking of the Top Ten Most Expensive Cities in the U.S. to Watch the Super Bowl. The rankings are based on average monthly television charges (cable and satellite services) from the July to December 2011.
Dallas tops the list. Dallas residents shelled out more for television service than any major city in the country -- with an average bill of $60.76 per month between July and December 2011. That's 28 percent more than the $47.42 per month that residents in Denver, one of the least expensive cities based on the research, paid on average in that same period.
New York and Indianapolis followed closely behind Dallas with average monthly television charges of $57.67 and $56.61 respectively. Rounding out the top 10 are Washington, D.C., San Diego, Los Angeles, Charlotte, N.C., Boston, Philadelphia and Las Vegas.
"Most people don't realize that they have a choice -- and can save big -- when it comes to cable and satellite TV," said Bob Harris, the chief executive officer at WhiteFence. "Once they realize it, they come to our site and see how easy it is to compare and save. We invite consumers to discover WhiteFence now, so next year this time they'll be enjoying the Super Bowl and enjoying their savings."
The Ten Most Expensive U.S. Cities to Watch the Super Bowl(1) 1. Dallas $60.76 2. New York City $57.67 3. Indianapolis $56.61 4. Washington D.C. $55.95 5. San Diego $55.25 6. Los Angeles $55.10 7. Charlotte, N.C. $54.85 8. Boston $54.58 9. Philadelphia $54.39 10. Las Vegas $53.40
WhiteFence is a free service that helps homeowners and renters compare, connect and save money on phone, Internet, television, electricity, natural gas and other home services. By simply entering a street address into the secure site, people looking to save money or start new service can find the most comprehensive list of plans available for their specific address from over 300 nationally recognized partners. As a trusted home service shopping source for 20 million people annually, WhiteFence makes it easy to establish service directly on the site in a few simple steps. WhiteFence is an Internet Capital Group (NASDAQ: ICGE) partner company. WhiteFence is headquartered in Houston, Texas. For more information, please visit http://www.WhiteFence.com
1. The list is derived from approximately 400,000 orders placed on WhiteFence.com and any one of WhiteFence's privately branded web sites for major national cable and satellite television service providers, between July and December 2011. The figures refer to the average monthly cost of television service between July and December 2011.
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