Should You Switch to a New Cellphone Carrier in 2014?

Is your cellphone contract about to expire, freeing you to pick a new carrier? If not, T-Mobile (NYSE: TMUS  ) might cover the fees other networks charge for leaving early.

T-Mobile and Sprint (NYSE: S  ) can save you hundreds of dollars compared to Verizon (NYSE: VZ  ) and AT&T (NYSE: T  ) . Or maybe you're more concerned about network quality than cost savings? There's a deal for that, too.

In the video below, Fool analyst Anders Bylund walks you through some of the reasons you might want to switch cellphone networks in 2014 -- and how to determine whether you should pounce right now or wait a bit.

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  • Report this Comment On December 24, 2013, at 11:13 PM, Geotech1 wrote:

    One word: Republic Wireless.

  • Report this Comment On December 25, 2013, at 7:06 PM, Geotech2 wrote:

    Two words: Republic Wireless Service

  • Report this Comment On December 26, 2013, at 10:00 AM, thelep777 wrote:

    I use a combination of magicjack and tracfone.Magicjack plus home phone service for $30 a year($2.50 a month)which also includes use of magicjack app on android/apple phones and tablets.The app gives me free service anywhere i have a wifi connection.I use the tracfone for rare occasions when I don't have access to a wifi connection, which costs $7 a month for minimal minutes.Great combo for $10 a month.

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