Q. I remember reading a story you wrote awhile back about DIRECTV Now being just $10 a month. Is that deal still good? I would be very tempted at that price. — Tammy, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Tammy, I have good news for you. The offer is still good. And here’s how it works: DIRECTV Now is
Q. I am interested in DIRECTV’s new offer for new customers. It’s $35 a month for more than 150 channels. But I read that the deal requires me to sign a two-year contract and if I leave before the two years are up, I have to pay big. Why do TV services require these contracts?