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04 February 2009 @ 11:42 am
saving even more on my cell phone  
I finally went to add the $100 to my account (I'd been resisting both to make sure there wasn't problems with the service and so my year started as late as possible in case I misunderstood exactly how things worked.) T-mobile wanted to charge me $105 for my $100 refill. Well I'm really weird, and despite the fact that tax is a perfectly reasonable thing to charge, I felt kind of ripped off. So I bumped around and found a place that was selling $100 refills for $93 plus and extra 3% off. At first I was nervous there was a scam but I poked around and didn't find any pages saying "Don't use that site" and gave it a try. Everything seems happy. So I got my year of 1000 minutes for $90.12!
katybeth on February 4th, 2009 04:50 pm (UTC)
"No hidden charges -- except this one!"
Binkbinkbink on February 4th, 2009 07:30 pm (UTC)
Did they offer any explanation of what the extra $5 was for?
I am not sure if I pay tax when I buy cards from Wal*Mart or Target for my Tracfone. I think I do.
katybeth on February 4th, 2009 08:52 pm (UTC)
I'm sure you do. If you don't explicitly, it was included in the listed price.