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the Cost of Individual Cell Phone Plans

Price 
Location 
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Description
$ 90
Mar 2008
Petoskey, MI
Unlimited minutes within the state  more... close row
$ 5
Mar 2008
Teaneck, NJ
Additional text messages  more... close row
$ 54
Mar 2008
Portland, OR
1500 anytime minutes plus internet and text messages  more... close row
$ 40
Mar 2008
Braintree, MA
450 Anytime Minutes  more... close row
$ 52
Mar 2008
Brick, New Jersey
1000 anywhere minutes for international calls  more... close row
$ 80
Mar 2007
Alameda, CA
950 Anytime Minutes and 1000 text messages  more... close row

Description of service

I paid $80 per month for a cell phone plan. I used to pay $60 but kept going over my minutes, so I increased the plan. I got 950 anytime minutes, and 1000 text messages, as well as rollover minutes.

The 950 anytime minutes are $60, the text messages are $7, and the rest is all taxes and fees. Mobile-to-mobile calls are free, but I don't have many friends with the same carrier, so I can't really take advantage of that.


Review of Service

I hardly ever get dropped calls, which is great! The charge for going over the set number of minutes is a lot, which is why I had to change plans.

I send a lot of text messages which is why I got the 1000 text messages.

I haven't had too much experience with the customer service reps. The little experience I have had with the customer service reps has been disappointing, as they seemed to just want to get off the phone with me as soon as possible, which is not what you want from customer service.


Tips

When you choose a cell phone service plan, make sure you know what you are paying for. There are a lot of taxes and fees that add up really quickly. Also, find out how much it will cost if you go over the minutes you have. Another cost that can be surprising is how much it costs to get out of your contract!

Another thing to think about is if you can change your plan up or down in minutes.


$ 60
Sep 2007
Alameda, CA
450 Anytime Minutes, rollover minutes, and 1000 text messages  more... close row
$ 40
Sep 2007
Fort Bragg, Ca
450 Anytime Minutes from National Provider  more... close row
$ 46
Mar 2008
Mississippi
Mobile service with all paid features  more... close row
$ 50
Aug 2006
Miami, FL
Cell phone plan with 600 minutes  more... close row
$ 48
Jan 2008
Jackson, MI
200 Anytime minutes with a one year contract  more... close row
$ 81
Feb 2008
Margate, Florida
Mobile phone monthly plan with 1000 anytime minutes  more... close row
$ 0
Oct 2010
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$ 355
Mar 2008
Muncy, PA
New phone and new contract  more... close row