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Upgrade Your Life While Downsizing Your Budget

Cricket has partnered with personal finance and savings expert Robert Pagliarini (@rPagliarini) to offer easy tips to help people stretch already-tight budgets.

 

“As the economy struggles to recover, people are looking for new ways to save money,” said Pagliarini, author of The Other 8 Hours, Six-Day Financial Makeover and a certified financial planner. “But no one wants to cut all of the fun and entertainment out of their lives, especially with deeply personal devices like cell phones and electronics.”

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Demystifying Cell Phone Plan Jargon

When shopping for prepaid cell phone plans, most people just pay attention to the basics and don’t bother going over the finer points of the plan. This is in large part because contracts are long and full of jargon. Taking a little time to understand some of these confusing terms will help you find the right plan and save money.

 

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Demystifying Cell Phone Plan Jargon
 

Who Uses Prepaid Wireless?

Word has gotten out about the many benefits of prepaid wireless cell phone plans and consumers have responded by switching from traditional post-paid phone contracts. In 2009, the prepaid wireless market grew by 17%, outselling post-paid contracts for the first time. Why the change? The reasons may vary from customer-to-customer. However, it is safe to say that prepaid wireless users value the simplicity, predictability, and flexibility of a prepaid wireless plan. Additionally, consumers no longer have to sacrifice style for value, as many companies begin releasing stylish options for prepaid cell phones.

 

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Prepaid Phone Plans
 

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