08-16-2012, 09:25 AM
| | Re: Buying replacement handset - SIM-free versus PAYG?
On Thu, 26 Jul 2012 20:58:49 +0100, Roland Perry <email@example.com>
>In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>, at 16:09:08 on Thu, 26 Jul
>2012, Andrew Benham <email@example.com> remarked:
>>> As ever, it depends on the confusion marketing emanating from the
>>> telcos. GiffGaff "goody bags" are a monthly subscription for a PAYG
>>> service, in all but name, for example.
>>Except that you don't have to buy a Goody Bag every month. If you're
>>going on holiday for a month you can choose not to buy a Goody Bag for
>>that month - you don't have that choice with a subscription.
>Why wouldn't you need a phone on holiday?
>FWIW, I only take on average about one week a year on holiday away from
>home, and when I'm away is exactly when I most need the mobile.
(='.'=) If a man stands in a forest and no woman is around
(")_(") is he still wrong?