5 simple ways to save with a cheaper smartphone plan

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If you’ve had the same smartphone plan for the past few years and you’re looking for a chance to save money, you have a lot to learn. Phone plans have changed significantly.

Most plan pricing is no longer based primarily on how much you talk or text, but on how much data you use.

Contract plans and subsidized devices are less common, too.

And it’s not just our smartphones that use data; our tablets, wearables and other devices do, too.

Here are 5 tips that can help you save money.