I did not want a new mobile. I just was looking for the best of the SIM only plans available today. The plans keep improving as time goes on. What happens is infrastructure gets better and usage patterns of the masses change. Not all that long ago there was a lot of talking going on with mobiles. That meant that minutes were what you paid the most for. Texting requires less in the way of bandwidth than voice or data which is a big user of bandwidth on the networks. Texting has been relatively cheap for some time. However, when texting became the dominant way in which many people use their mobiles, unlimited texting plans were offered.
Suddenly people started talking less and texting more. Continue reading