5 smart ways to cut smartphone costs
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Think double duty to cut costs and save money.
One tactic is sending e-mails rather than texts, where you can quickly rack up fees. "Send as many texts as you want that way," says Mokey.
Another cost-saving move: calling people within your network where calls are free. Verizon offers a Pick 5 Friends plan, where you can talk to five people any time and for as long as you want.
"Look at your monthly bill and then pull out frequently called numbers," suggests Mokey. "They don't come from monthly allotments."