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It’s True: T Mobile International Roaming Gives Free Data and Texting Abroad

T-MOBILE INTERNATIONAL ROAMING FOR TRAVELERS

There’s never been a better time to sign up for T Mobile international roaming.  Their “ONE” plans include unlimited texting and data in 210+ countries at no extra cost. I travel every month, so I thought I’d put T-Mobile international data to the test.  Since June 2014, I’ve tested it in 18 countries on 4 continents and …

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Project Fi vs T Mobile for Travelers: International Roaming Comparison

When T-Mobile first came out with free international roaming, it was game-changing for travelers.  I made the switch without hesitation and recommended it whole-heartedly to other travelers.  At least, until Project Fi came out.  Then there was another player in this field — and possibly one who did it better.  These days, it’s a battle …

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How to Make an International Call

How to make an international phone call (without racking up hundreds of dollars in charges): If you need to make a cheap international phone call, this guide will show you how.

Keeping in contact with family and friends while traveling isn’t the challenge it used to be.  In fact, cell phone plans with T-Mobile and Project Fi even include international data at no extra charge!  However, there are times when a Facebook message just isn’t enough and a phone call is necessary. Dialing international numbers is as simple …

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Sending Postcards from Your Phone

touchnote postcard app

Years ago, I can remember sitting in hotel rooms writing out postcards to send to my grandmother and other relatives.  I’d lovingly pick out “the best” pictures from the postcard rack, write a short note, and hope that my mother remembered to pack an address book (she always did). Over time, I started sending fewer and …

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