There are so many ways to save money on phone service, no one
should have a high phone bill. You can drop your landline and just use a
cell phone. You can get a bundled package with your Internet provider.
You can use VOIP technology and services like Vonage. There are many
providers that will give you unlimited long distance. Look around and make
sure you find the best, thrift friendly plan for your area.
some additional frugal tips to save money on
- Cell phone service can be
expensive. However, if you only need an emergency cell phone, think about
a limited plan where you pay around $15/month. You don't get a lot of
minutes, but they can carry over to the next month. If you pay for the whole
year, it is just a fraction of the amount of paying per month.
- Buy your cell phone on ebay.
Be sure that it is unlocked and will work with your desired carrier.
- Avoid contracts. If your
service doesn't work properly, you are stuck.