It does sound good when we hear “mobile roaming services”. It only means we can stay connected with our loved ones miles away without having to spend a lot for overseas calls.
But did you ever realize that when we avail these services, we get charged twice? Yes, both parties are charged for availing mobile roaming service.
The person you are calling is charged overseas rate approx Php80 per minute while the caller is charged the local rate.
The person sending messages is charged the local rate of Php1 per message but if the recipient replies using the number on roaming, the person gets charged of Php20 per message.
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Now let me head on to my pending task re cruises.