With so many streaming platform options, viewers may feel overwhelmed with how to make the best, cost-effective decision for subscriptions. Joan E. Solsman, a senior reporter at CNET, joined Opening Bell to talk through how consumers can make educated choices with their subscription dollars and maybe even find some added value, including streaming platforms offering the more budget-friendly option of ad-supported tiers. This is in addition to existing ad-supported, free platforms that have grown in popularity as of late, such as Tubi, Pluto TV, and more.