written by: Janelle Cox•edited by: Simon Hill•updated: 9/26/2011
You finally decided to buy an iPhone and now is the hard part. Which plan will give you the best value for your money? Learn what your options are in this in-depth guide.
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The iPhone is the biggest thing since laptop computers. If you don't already own one then you at least know someone who has one. The most important decision you have to make once you decide that you're going to own an iPhone, is which carrier and plan you want to go with. Many plans are filled with fine print and limitations, so to make it easier on you, we have come up with a guide that will allow you to have access to all the information you need to know in one place.
Which iPhone service plan is best for you? Read on to learn more and decide.
In order to activate your iPhone you need a talk and data plan. Depending on your budget and your preferences you will need to determine which plan is right for you. Learn the details of the talk and data plans for the iPhone so you will get the best value for your buck.
Got a teenager who is always on their phone? Find out how to customize a phone plan for your family that will keep you on a budget and out of debt. Learn your family plan options and how to choose one that fits your needs.
Would you love to share your iPhone 4 with your laptop or other Wi-Fi devices? Learn about which plan you need to purchase to enable tethering on your iPhone. Decide if this plan is worth your purchase.
Are you looking to add Verizon's Roadside assistance to your service plan? Gain knowledge on how that is possible and the requirements for it to happen. Learn about the options and how the assistance program works.
Are you tired of paying extra for text messages because your plan doesn't include any extra messaging without a monthly fee? Learn about three alternatives that will save you money on your next phone bill.
Have you decided to switch from AT&T to Verizon now that they carry the iPhone? Learn about the fees and considerations before making the big decision. Use this guide to help you decide if it's worth it or a hassle.
Many data plans are filled with fine print and limitations. Learn how to pick the best iPhone data plan so you won't end up paying extra fees. Use this guide to help you decide which data plan is best you for.