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Tips for Using Your Smartphone Abroad

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Unlock It

Skip the whole roaming issue entirely by buying an inexpensive, unlocked GSM phone and a local prepaid SIM card. You’ll pay local rates and—best of all—incoming calls are often free. Unlocked phones are available online for less than $50 at retailers such as compusa.com, tigerdirect.com, and cellhut.com.

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