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Cost Control - keep your expenses in check

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Hello Tyby82 !

Just to sum-up quickly, one could say your idea is about a mobile expenses management app, that takes in count roaming cost, call costs, but also money you putted on apps ! Right ?

I find it very interesting, specially the limiter function which could be really nice. Some parents had trouble with in-app purchases...

And one should not forget travellers exposed to roaming costs !


That is right, and a similar case happened to some friends of mine.
As the husband was going to be out on sea - in a voyage and they talked over the phone for an hour. What they did not know, is that , whiletalking he was no more in a roaming area and the next invoice was of over 300 euros.


Soon by Axa has a nice monitoring of your expenses, but it does not control the cost of your roaming calls :(

Thank You, for the links,
Roaming calls and internet usage are a big headache for people travelling abroad.

According to research commissioned by the Tep Wireless company, in 2011, the average smartphone data consumption is 10MB a day. Over the course of a 10-day business trip in Europe this could cost around £210 ($338; 240 euros).
When business travellers work on the internet from their phones, that can go up to as much as 40 to 60MB a day, costing between £80 and £120 a day, or between £800 and £1,200 for a 10-day trip.

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