Expats Call Overseas for Less

By: Brian Hawkins

Whether you chose to move overseas for business or pleasure, you most likely left some friends and/or family behind. As an expat you realize the importance of companies who provide quality services for those of us living overseas. Some quality companies will find you but others you may have to seek out for yourself.

Expats have several options for cheap overseas phone calls. One of the most popular is using an overseas pre paid phone card. The obvious advantages of using a phone card overseas is not having to pay the very expensive rates that you would normally have to pay if you made an international call with your home phone. Most companies who provide these low rate calling cards provide an overseas calling plan with a broad span of countries including Germany, Iraq, Kuwait, Guam, Korea and many others.

The best place to search for a cheap prepaid phone card that you can use overseas is the Internet. With hundreds of companies competing for the lowest rates it is not hard to find one that provides you with a way to make cheap calls overseas. When you are searching for your overseas calling plan be sure to find one that provides a good service. Too many expats go for the big names without searching for the best rates. Just because you think one company is the best calling card company out there does not mean that they provide the cheapest pre paid overseas phone cards. Different companies have different plans. The calling card plan that is best for you may be a big name but it could very well be from a company that you have never heard of as well.

The biggest thing to hit the communication industry since the home phone is the world famous cell phone AKA mobile or handy in Germany. Can you use a international prepaid calling card on your cell phone? You most certainly can. When you find overseas calling plan that is right for you, the company should provide you with international access numbers that you can use to access the plan through your cellular phone. These plans are usually cell phone friendly and do not charge you any extra money for use on a mobile phone.

Hopefully you found this article useful in your search for cheap prepaid phone cards while overseas. Be sure to use this information as a guideline and there is no doubt that you will be calling your friends and family overseas for just pennies a minute.

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