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  • Pay as you go SIMs

    How does a pay as you go sim card work?

    I’m a bit confused about pay as you go SIMs. It seems to mean something different to what it used to. Can you shed some light on it? … More »

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    How do I activate my SIM card?

    I recently changed my mobile plan and a friend recommended I get a SIM deal. Problem is, I don’t know how to activate a SIM card. Can you… More »

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    How do I activate my pay as you go SIM card?

    I’ve decided to ditch my contract and get a pay as you go SIM, When it arrives how do I activate it? Will I be without service for any… More »

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    Is it cheaper to get a pay as you go SIM card?

    My budget’s pretty tight and I want to save cash wherever I can. I don’t use data much and only get through about 1GB-2GB per month. How much will… More »

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    What is a SIM only contract?

    A friend recommended I get a SIM only deal, but I don’t know how they differ from standard mobile contracts deals. What do they come with? Are they cheaper?… More »

  • Can I get a phone contract with a debit card?

    Do I need a credit card to get a phone contract? I've only got a debit card and bank account. William Reid, Glasgow More »

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    Can I get a phone contract without a bank account?

    For one reason or another I don’t have a bank account, but I’d like to get a phone on a monthly contract. Is that possible? George, Southampton More »

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    Is it cheaper to get a phone contract with no upfront cost?

    I’m looking for phone contract with no upfront cost, but there’s a lot of conflicting information on the internet about whether it will be wroth it. Is it cheaper… More »

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    What does upfront cost mean on phone contracts?

    You've heard it's smart to pay some of your phone contract upfront. But what are the pros and cons? And how much should you expect to pay as a… More »

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    Can I get a phone contract with poor credit?

    Much like applying for an overdraft or bank loan, if you have poor credit you're unlikely to get a mobile contract. But the good news is, you can still… More »

  • Failed credit check and mobile icon

    Why did I fail a network credit check? Ask our Expert

    I recently applied for a phone contract, but failed the credit check. Thing is, I don’t know why I failed! Can you help? – Jack, Glasgow More »