NEW YORK -- NBC News contributor Herb Weisbaum says cable subscribers are about to get "sneaky" fee on their bills.
Weisbaum says a federal rule change takes effect Monday that could eventually force you to rent more cable boxes. He says right now, most cable systems don't scramble the "basic tier" service which includes local broadcast stations, public, government and education channels, and you can plug into a digital set and get basic service without a set-top box. But that's about to change. CLICK HERE
to read his article.