It's the age old question: should you buy a new smartphone directly from a carrier or simply pick up an unlocked model?
Don't like being tied to a phone contract? You might want to try out a prepaid MVNO carrier like Mint Mobile, Visible, or US Mobile.
Some people are happy to pay retail, but others are looking for a deal — and one of the ways to find discounts is to look for refurbished phones.
An unlocked phone is the key to getting service from an alternative carrier. Here's how you can check if your device is unlocked.
Bringing a foreign SIM card to the U.S. can result in expensive roaming charges. Instead, consider buying a prepaid SIM card for U.S. travelers and tourists to stay connected during your visit.
Google Fi is a favorite among Android fans thanks to its flexibility and unique features but its pricing won't work for everyone. Luckily, there are plenty of other carriers to choose from.
Using Verizon's massive 5G and LTE network, Visible is a great carrier for someone who needs a lot of data for less cash. Here's everything you need to know.
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