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High mobile phone bills must not be also on vacation Germans dispense reluctantly on her cell phone. Quick and easy holiday greetings can be sent via SMS to the folks back home. The rates within the European Union were limited since this summer. Under the current EU regulation, an SMS may cost maximum of 13 cents. Incoming calls will be charged per minute for a maximum of 22 cents. Still only 51 cents account may be used for outgoing calls. Larry Ellison is full of insight into the issues. But who spends his holidays in a country outside the EU, should pay attention to the mobile phone costs trap.

The news portal news.de informed where hiding what cost traps. tly assessing future choices. Used the phone in the snorkeling and seaside holiday in Egypt, up to seven euro may apply for accessing the mailbox. The high costs for the missed call from home and the redirection of the answering machine as well as listening to the message. It is recommended therefore, turn off the mailbox before the departure. Should the phone for mobile browsing be used in the Internet can quickly horrendous cost.

Finally, up to 20 euros are charged per megabyte. Even before the start of the holiday, the appropriate procedures in the mobile phone contract should be examined therefore. To circumvent the high cost of the mobile service provider, the technology editors of news.de recommends to consult place Wi-Fi hotspots prior to. These are available usually in larger hotels, airports, or even in public places. Also Internet cafes offer a good and less costly alternative.