2 Ways to Save on Your Cell Phone Bill

Each month, Verizon sends me a bill for my iPhone 8 Plus. This is not a cheap phone (and oftentimes I wonder why I even got it in the first place!) but I’ve found two ways to decrease my phone bill by $156 a year.

 

Here’s how I save money on my cell phone bill and how you can save on your cell phone bill, too!

 

1. See if your current employer offers it’s employees a discount

Believe it or not, many companies have relationships with cell phone providers so that their employees can receive a discount on their cell phone bills. If you’re not sure if you can get a discount through your employer, check out your benefits or ask your HR department.

I personally receive a 20% discount on my cell phone bill each month through my employer which comes out to $8 a month.

verizon1

That’s a yearly savings of $96. BTW – my cell phone bill isn’t $27.00. This is just a portion of it.

If you’re not sure if you get a discount through your company, it is definitely worth looking in to.

2. Set Up AutoPay / Online Bill Pay

You may be able to receive a discount on your phone bill if you set up auto-pay. Cell phone service providers save money on paper, printing and mailing your bill if you choose to pay your bill online and/or receive your statements via email.

verizon2.png

You can see here that I save $5 a month on my cell phone bill by doing this. That’s a yearly savings of $60.

Check with your cell phone provider to see if they offer a similar discount for using auto-pay. There’s nothing to lose!

 

The Savings Add Up

By doing both of these things, I save $156 a year on my cell phone bill. I highly recommend looking into these two methods of saving if you haven’t already. They are both very simple and can end up saving you a significant amount of money in the long run!

 

Other posts you might like:


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn
About Taylor

About Taylor

A few years after graduating college, Taylor made it her mission to become debt free. After paying off all $60k of debt, she began to blog about what she's really passionate about: personal development. Nowadays, Taylor blogs about the topics of Mindset, Money, Health, and Career for women.

"It's Per$onal" is a super popular and anonymous blog series about the personal lives and finances of women all over the world. Check it out!

If you like this post, you might like these, too!