I am inviting you to read my published article in eOFW about Free SMS Worldwide Service.

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.

For calls
The person you are calling is charged overseas rate approx Php80 per minute while the caller is charged the local rate.

SMS
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.

Continue reading here. Would love to see your comments there, thanks!

Now let me head on to my pending task re cruises.

Mitch Carvalho

YOUR DIGITAL MOM NEXT DOOR
A full-time home-based Marketing Manager by day, 24/7 Mom, and a Blogger at any time. I’m 43 and proud. Mom of Derelle & Erchelle, sharing my adventures as I walk through motherhood and having to do most things on my own while my Indian national husband works miles away from home.