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December 20, 2018

Top Questions to Ask When Choosing a Cell Phone for a Christmas Gift

Gifting someone a cell phone for Christmas can be tricky. As you consider the recipient’s needs and what they will be using it for, this guide can help you find the best cell phone to give as a gift.

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December 04, 2018

Know Before You Go: How to Use Your Phone for International Texting and Calling

International calling and texting are now a lot easier and a lot less expensive, thanks to international phone plans. Here's what you need to know to stay in touch with friends and family while you're visiting other countries.

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October 18, 2018

How to Switch Phone Carriers and Keep Your Phone

Learn the steps needed to keep your phone when switching phone carriers.

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Best Cellphone Plans for Kids and Teens

May 10, 2018

Cell Phone Plans for Kids and Teens

The right cellphone plan for your child will depend on what they use it for. Here’s an age-by-age guide to choosing a phone and phone plan for your child.

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How Much Data Do I Need? Choosing the Right Data Plan

August 23, 2017

How Much Data Do I Need? Choosing the Right Data Plan

If you’re not on an unlimited data plan, your smartphone is on a diet of sorts: It can only eat up so much data per month without tipping the scales into overage charges. Whether you’re allotted 1Gb, 5Gb or 20Gb per month, it’s a good idea to keep an eye on your data usage to avoid surprises at the end of the month and to make sure you have the plan that’s right for you.

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Best Senior Cell Phone Plans

August 17, 2017

Best Senior Cell Phone Plans

Whether you're obsessed with Candy Crush and can't go a day without checking Facebook for pics of your grandkids, or you only use your flip phone in case of emergencies, chances are a cell phone is part of your life. In fact, a recent Pew Research study found that 80% of people over the age of 65 now own a cell

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