Monthly Archives: March 2013


How to avoid $22,000 Data Roaming charges when visiting Mexico

If you read the recent article about a B.C. Dad whose son ran up $22,000 in data charges on his iPhone while vacationing in Mexico, then you might have wondered if it can happen to you too.  The high price of data roaming is a fact of life (though typically not as high as it is with Rogers), and something we must be conscious of – not just as families going on vacation to Mexico, but as businesses who pay the mobile bills of employees making business trips.

In this post I cover a couple of options you have to make sure you don’t get hit with unexpected roaming charges the next time you or your employees take a trip.‚Äč