Amazon.com has the Belkin F5D52314 4-Port Cable/DSL Router selling for $49.99 with a $40 rebate making your cost $9.99 with free shipping and no taxes for most. Anyone with a broadband connection needs at least a properly configured basic router like this between their computers and the outside world for security.

Features:

Shares a single broadband Internet account with up to 4 computers
Protects your computer and network against unauthorized access with NAT firewall
Lets you access your network from remote locations with VPN
Supports PPTP, PPPoE, IPSec pass through protocols and DHCP (client and server)
Compatible with Windows, Mac, Linux, and Unix operating systems

$40.00 Rebate

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