Hulu has has said it is lowering the price for it base tier to as low as $5.99 to lure more subscribers.
Hulu has 25 million subscribers in the united states while it other counterpart netflix has an insane whooping 60 million subscribers in the us alone and more outside the us. Although netflix increased the price of it base tier early this month
Hulu has been pricing its ad-supported tier aggressively to build up scale quickly and differentiate from Netflix, which includes a black friday price slash last year which saw hulu offer subscription for as low as $0.99 per month ( now that what what i call a black friday deal).
You can check out the new prices on http://www.tvline.com