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Okay, as far as backups go, I have time machine, 1 tb external hard drive, Icloud, and carbonite. Is this an overkill? I was think of letting Carbonite expire and use the others. What do you think?

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More backups than you need is better than no backups. It's up to you whether or not to let Carbonite expire. You do have plenty of redundancy.
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You don't have iCloud. That doesn't arrive until the fall.
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