In the past you were tethered to a landline to make a call. Today’s technology makes it possible to talk with your friend in Baltimore while basking on the beaches of Belize. Mobile, or cell phones, are great conveniences, but how do you know what kind of phone plan you need or what kind of phone to pick?
Choosing a plan that doesn’t meet your phone use habits or selecting a cell phone provider that doesn’t provide the coverage you need can be more than just inconvenient…it can end up costing you a lot of money! It’s important to know the basics of what’s involved in buying a cell phone before you sign a cell phone contract. Let’s look at what to consider when buying a cell phone.
The first thing to know is that “buying a cell phone” actually involves three separate things:
Let’s look at each component and what to ask or consider when comparing cell phones.