Netflix prices have gone up again this year, and it looks like this trend will continue.
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This is the fourth price increase, the first time all packages have increased, and the biggest yet.
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The reason for the increase is the need for a bigger budget to keep creating Original Programming.
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Average programming cost per subscriber has increased, which means that Netflix needs to raise prices.
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The good thing about this is it means that Netflix is focusing more on creating great original content.
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The negative is that with increased competition, they are at risk of losing subscribers.
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In fact, the second quarter reports for this year show that Netflix has lost subscribers for the first time since 2011.
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Netflix claims that this is just a blip, so it remains to be seen if the company can get back to growth.
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