1 October 2011

Practical Advice Needed

I can't believe that my surgery is in exactly a month.

Oh my gravy.

Part of me is panicking, and another is thankful since my cramps are just horrible right now. Thank God for whoever invented ibuprofen in gel pills!

I head to the States next week for my ultrasound series and I have been thinking about getting a pay-per-use cell phone rather than getting US roaming on my Canadian phone. Our cell phone rates are crazy expensive and I really want the piece of mind of having a phone that I can use when I need to. The phone will also come in handy when we're in Omaha (although we got a phone package for Mr. JB's car, we have On.Star service that we decided to renew).

Advice, anyone?

5 comments:

  1. The pay as you go cell phone is probably much much cheaper. Maybe $30 or less at Walmart and you have no commitments. I'd go with that option.

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  2. One month-how wonderful! I am sorry to hear your cramps are bad, but hopefully that will be a thing of the past soon!

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  3. I haven't researched the difference, but I too think the pay as you go cell will be the cheaper way to go!

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  4. I'd do the pay as you go. And then use that phone to call me and we'll meet up! :)

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  5. I just checked www.walmart.com and you can buy various pre-paid phones (Verizon, Tracfone, etc.) for less than $20 and then you just buy the card minutes for $15, $25, etc. Calling rates look like they might be 25 cents a minute or so within the states, but each plan is different. I just looked at the Verizon one.

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