Decide on a Mobile Cell Phone Plan

You can compare different cellular plans at a website like this one https://www.myrateplan.com/wireless_plans/new-jersey. Ask yourself these questions to check which plan best addresses your lifestyle. For example, “Do you need merely a handy ‘public pay-phone?'”

What is Text, What is Data?

A Text Message is a simple data message that is merely words and ascii symbols.

A Data Message will include objects beyond simple words and ascii symbols like a picture and music.

Do you make long distance calls?

No

Yes

How far away and how often do you leave town or that region?

Regularly

Seldom

Calculate Talk Minutes or Hours

40 hours a week (is work) x 4 = 160 hours of work. Do you need it for your full time job?

7.5 hours of work a day in 24 hours = 16.5 hours a day. Do you chat in your sleep?

On a landline how much do you chat every day? An hour a day is 30 hours a month is 1,800 minutes.