question about Suncom ....
Anyway, last i check, after 10 months, I get a small discount on a new phone from SunCom? Is that, 10 months within a contract? or does month to month count?
Basically, if I plan on staying with suncom, is there any advantage to having a contract? thanks!!
But there aren't really any benefits to having a contract, honestly, there are more disadvantages than advantages. No need to worry about any ETF fees (Early contract termination fee) which are usually $200 / line for SunCom phones.
If you have an older taxes and fees included plan, especially the $69 UnPlan, then hang on to it as long as you can for as long as you're happy with the service. To lock in that plan you must be in contract. When you are month to month they can (and will) move you off a less advantageous plan for them. And if you want to lock in, you might as well take a discount on a new phone.
However, if you are on any other set of plans from SunCom, don't go back in contract. Buy a phone straight out and stay with them as long as you care to. There is no reason to be in contract when there are comparable pl...