The last thing most of us need is a computer that won’t do what it is supposed to. It’s annoying even if you ARE a computer professional. It might be even more so, because when you are, and you STILL get one, it hurts your pride something fierce.
There’s several routes to get free anti-virus protection. If you have Comcast, a subscription comes with your broadband. The exact type can vary, but the links below will tell you what’s available to you.
There are other options too – if you’ve got an older computer with less memory, you might prefer the free antivirus offered by Microsoft: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/security_essentials/default.aspx
If you like McAfee, you can get it this week at Staples free. Here’s how:
McAfee 3 user is 29.99 the week of June 19,2011. Go to the.Staples Promo center and search for McAfee in the top drop down.
You can submit the rebate here: http://www.mcafeerebates.com/promocenter/mcafee/
Rebate amount paid to customer for single or combined rebate offers may not exceed the purchase price of the McAfee product. One rebate per product per household.