December 14, 2016

Handling Financial Stress During the Holidays

Even though the holidays come at the same time every year and we try to plan for them, sometimes we can fall a little short. There may be extra names added to your shopping list, or your kids may have asked for something that costs a lot more than what you originally budgeted for. Either… Read More

December 8, 2016

Live Vs. Fake Christmas Trees

Some of you may have your holiday decorations up already, but for those of you that are pushing it a little bit closer to the time limit, here is a list weighing the benefits of live versus fake Christmas trees. Hopefully this will help you and your family decide if you are still on the… Read More

December 5, 2016

All I Want for Christmas is My Two Free Months!

Now through the end of December when you sign up for a RiverStreet Security plan, receive two FREE months of monitoring! Call now to take advantage of this great deal! 844.238.0131

November 2, 2016

How to Make this the Easiest Thanksgiving Yet!

We found some information from Real Simple that might help you or someone you know with the “dreaded” task of preparing and hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year! 1. Print out a blank November calendar Fill out your meal planning in advance. Expecting deliveries? Have to pick up a ham or turkey? Mark this all on… Read More

October 3, 2016

No Tricks, Only Treats!

Now through October 31st, call one of our friendly customer service representatives to sign up for our internet service, and receive one month of free internet! We have so many different packages to choose from, that we are guaranteed to have one that fits your needs. We also offer a variety of maintenance services that… Read More

September 26, 2016

Pros and Cons of Online Shopping

Online shopping has quickly become one of today’s most appreciated conveniences. Some people are addicted to it, and others still shy away simply because some don’t think it is a safe option when it comes to spending money. Well, just like anything else, it has its pros and cons. Pros • Time: With online shopping… Read More

September 6, 2016

How to stay safe while using public Wi-Fi

1. Turn off sharing At home, your sharing setting may be on to share music, documents, pictures, etc. While on a public network, have this on is a bad idea. Sharing can allow hackers to access your computer and retrieve your personal information. 2. Get a VPN VPN stands for virtual private network. It sends… Read More

August 25, 2016

Wilkes Communications turns 65!

RiverStreet Networks is one part of the Wilkes Communications brand. Wilkes Communications was first introduced to the world as Wilkes Telephone Company. In 1949, a group of local Wilkes County citizens petitioned to Central Telephone Company for phone service. They had no idea what would become of their efforts. In recent years we rebranded ourselves… Read More

August 15, 2016

10 Habits of Highly Successful People

Finding new ways to give yourself and edge in 2016 can seem somewhat difficult, but it can actually be as simple as changing or adding a couple of things to your daily routine. Here’s a list of ten things that highly successful people do on a daily basis. 1. Successful people make their health a… Read More

August 12, 2016

Best Laptops of 2016!

Since the first day of school is right around the corner, it is important to be sure your student shave all of the resources they need to be successful this school year. That also means ensuring that the resources they use are the best of the best. Here’s a mashup, courtesy of, of the… Read More