Mobile phones are the perfect way to keep in touch when you are on the move. Depending, of course, on exactly how far you are planning to move.
As soon as you are out of the country, the cost of using mobile phones soars. If you are out of the country for any length of time, whether that is for business or whether you are simply off to do some travelling, the chances are that staying in touch will be either very costly or reduced to a few impersonal emails from time to time.
However, there are plenty of ways to stay in touch when you are away without it costing you a great deal of money. Firstly, there are internet call services which may well make staying in touch in a personal way far easier and far cheaper. However, for the majority of people being able to get online abroad with the relevant technology and with a decent internet connection may not always be possible, and in the majority of occasions such approaches will either end up being fruitless or simply very frustrating.
For many, the best choice will usually be to use international phone cards. The benefits of such calling cards are numerous as not only are you likely to save a great deal of money on the calls you make, but you will also know exactly how much you are spending every time you make a call.
Without international phone cards, those who choose to stay in touch with people at home will often return to find extremely hefty phone bills. With calling cards you are able to use almost any phone line you can find and save a great deal on the cost of a call, being able to find out your balance quickly and easily after every single call.