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Cell Phone Reviews-Beware Where You Purchase

Aug 17, 2007
Many cell phone reviews have tagged the Internet as one of the better places to purchase a cell phone. Each year, studies have indicated that the Internet has steadily drawn shoppers into its sticky web.

Moreover, for the lucky stores who own a website and a physical plant, surveys show that you do considerably better.

On the backhand side, it is commonly accepted that many of the small independents deliver a better total-trust-package.

In light of this information, you still have to beware of where you make your purchase. Allow me to give you the best information first.

If you have an outlet where you have purchased these types of items in the past, and they have treated you like gold, you can stop reading this article now!

You cannot beat trust that has been built up over the years. Its priceless! So we will now proceed from the angle that you do not have a trusty store.

Do you know which one you want to buy? Is your mind already made up? Great! You are doing better than most! But try not to race to the store and throw your money down just yet.

Walk in and get a feel for your top choice. Hold it in your grubby little hands.

How does it rate now? Not so sure? Is it heavier than you thought? I have big hands, with big fingers. How about you?

Understand where I am going with this? You will be glad you did some reconnaissance work.

Price is important. Well, is it? It is with me! If you are a shopper who has no regard for price, then get what you want. No problem there.

But if you are not, then slow down and consider your options wisely.

Cell phones can run you from a freebie to how ever high you wish to go. Watch out for those freebies though. Ever hear of the saying there is no free lunch?

Well, that saying is true, especially in these circles.
What the store merchants lose on the front-end, they expect to pick up on the back-end.

They are not in business to give away cell phones. You can take that to the bank! Read the fine print!

Are you shopping online? Okay then, go to your neighbor hood store (notice I did not say favorite), and get a feel for your best choice there.

Listen intently to what the salesperson has to say. You may get a pleasant surprise.

Do not go in with the mindset that you are only doing a testy feely. You would only be wasting time.

When you decide to purchase on line be sure they in fact have your selection in stock. Above all, be sure they have excellent online customer support. This is crucial! How do you find out? Ask questions!

Check out various forums, they will let you know. Do they sport a prestigious customer service logo on their website indicating that they belong to a reputable customer service association?

Before I close, allow me to say a word about online shopping. Have you ever needed to buy something and really did not wish to enter the store because of the silver tongued salespeople? Some are so good they just seem to charm the money right out of your pocket.

Sometimes I have no desire to deal with these people. When I feel like that, I head online. No pressure. I eat my sandwich while I shop in my pajamas. All in the comforts of my own home. You cannot beat that. So you silver-tongued-devils...
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