ou get to the hotel after a long international flight, you get in to you hotel room, check the rates for international calls and find that they want to charge you a fortune to call back home. You don’t want to use your home mobile phone because you know that the rates are huge. You can’t go down the street and use a phone booth because you haven’t changed all your money over yet. All you want to do is call your family and let you know that you are okay…
Does this sound like you? If you had an International SIM card you wouldn’t have this problem.
Don’t wait for the phone booth, don’t get caught with a pile of jangling change in your pocket inviting muggers and pushy beggars to attack you and don’t get stuck in a phone booth that someone has used in a toilet. (Believe me, it happens. I’ve seen it with my own eyes in NYC.)
You could maybe use an international call card at a phone booth but then you run the risk of buying the wrong card, especially if you are in a country where you don’t properly understand the language. No more wondering about how much credit there is left on your international call card. No more having to have a conversation cut short because you’ve run out of credit.
New advancements in mobile technology like international SIM cards now mean that you can now save a fortune and still keep in touch with people back home. They can call you and in many countries you won’t pay to receive calls and, when you make an outgoing call, the costs that you will spend are a fraction of the cost of what you would have spent if you used your home phone. Also called global SIM cards, you can have people call you in your international mobile number no matter where you are in the world. This makes it possible to be in touch with people all the time, one the one phone number, wherever you are in the world! International SIM cards work as regular SIM cards do, except you will save a fortune in costs. For many people savings can be as high