A smartphone may be smart in the sense that it can map your location, deliver your schedule and keep you in touch no matter where you are. Budget-wise, however, the high price of many smartphone plans can make owning one nothing short of a dumb move. A 2010 report by New American Foundation’s Open Technology Initiative found that Canadians were paying more for cell phone plans than any other country in the world. And while competition among cell phone service providers has slowly been growing, keeping cell phone costs down remains a major challenge.
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