My phone bill….is currently $20.
( $21.50 because of tax or something).
And add to it my husband’s smart phone, and our total phone bill is $43.
I know, right?
Before this, we had contracts with a different cell phone company
And it was expensive…for us.
But I didn’t really notice how expensive was, you know?
Well, I DID… but I just thought that cell phones were inevitably expensive.
I didn’t know that there were alternatives.
So before switching, my husband and I were paying upwards of $200 per month to have two cell phones. And that was ridiculous.
It was a ridiculous price because: we don’t need all the bells and whistles.
We don’t stream movies or play games on our phones.
We use our phones for talking, texting, searching the internet, and GPS directions.
And that didn’t seem like $200 of service…not really.
So we switched to…
Gurl! This is not a Joanne the Scammer moment!
It’s a real, certified company that loads of people rely on.
And it’s been totally great for us.
Because…while I’m sure that major cell phone companies are … wonderful and lovely corporations…, once we did the calculations it seemed like… if we stayed with our old provider, we were either putting the Cell Phone Company’s kids through college, our our own.
Us: Guess we have to shell out all this money…I mean, we NEED our cell phones!
Major Cell Phone Carriers: Thank you for my kid’s college tuition payment!
You: Wait..it’s not THAT much.
Are you sure about that?
Because paying $200 every month… for 20 years is $48,000.
Dude, 20 years feels far away, but it’s not. My baby will be going to college in 15 years.
So I have 15 years to save up like…$500,000.
So $48,000….to a cell phone company….
That’s one year of college!
or an entire trade school education!
or 1.5 years of art school!
or 1.2 years of graduate school!
or a huge part of your mortgage could be paid off… all by switching your cell phone.
$48,000 is a lot to pay a company.
But did you know…you’re paying even more than that?
Hear me out: instead of paying a phone company $200 per month…
Let’s say you only pay them $43 per month, as we do.
You WERE going to pay $200 but now you’re only paying $43
SO…you have $157 just hanging around.
Let’s say you then take that $157 and you now put it into a high yield savings account, every month…for 20 years…
Stay with me!
by the power of compound interest…
If you take that $157 and put it somewhere that it will gain 7% interest over the next 20 years…you would have made almost $100,000…just by switching your phone.
I sold my old phone (on a website I’ll show you soon) and now I love having an extra $157 a month.
Click the box below and check it out.
(They don’t do the calculations for you, like most good things, you have to do it for yourself 😉
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