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Episode from the podcastPower Trip Travel Podcast

PT048: International Texting and Data Plans

Released Wednesday, 28th October 2015
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A cell phone can be a very important tool to have when traveling abroad, but if you don't have the right plan you could easily end up paying thousands of dollars to your cell phone provider. Tune in as Fred and Jeremy share some different options for international texting and data that won't break the bank.

In This Episode

  • 03:57 The worst thing you can do about international phone plans

  • 09:09 T-Mobile pros and cons

  • 16:10 Get a new SIM card

  • 21:40 Consider the downsides

  • 22:38 Texting for free abroad

  • 34:11 Word to the Wise

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Word to the Wise

  • Jeremy: Soulver - Ultimate app for "math-ing"; it's a mix between a cash register and a calculator; allows you to do calculations with different currencies.

  • Fred: Sunrise - Free app that allows you to integrate work and personal calendars from Google Calendar, Facebook, Evernote, and many more. Great for helping you organize events as well.

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