Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Business & Finance
  3. Personal Finance

Save money on text messaging and text even more

See also

Are you trying to lower your monthly cell phone bill? Are you a person that barley sends text messages but pays for unlimited text messaging? If you answered yes to one of these two questions, I have three solutions for you. With that, here are three ways to lower your wireless bill's text messaging rate and still send just as many texts.

Email

Did you know that you can send text messages through your email? Yes, you can send text messages for free from your email as long as you know the address ending for the user's carrier. Click here for a list of cell phone carrier text-email address listings.

Yahoo Messenger

Yahoo Messenger's messaging service will let you send messages to cell phones for free. Unlike emailing, with Yahoo Messenger, you do not have to know the user's cell phone carrier's email address listing. You simply type their phone number in the "to:" box, and send the message as an SMS.

Free texting phone apps

Last, but not the least, there are many free text messaging apps available for cell phone users through their cell phone's market. As long as you have data or internet service on your cell phone, you will be good to go.

Many of these apps will even give you an additional phone number to text from. This way, your friend's or associates can store the phone number in their phone under your name.

Advertisement

News

  • Gaza conflict
    Israel official: Ceasefire and expanding Gaza conflict are both being discussed
    Video
    Video
  • Air Algerie crash
    Conflicting reports about the Air Algerie disappearance begin to emerge
    Top News
  • Arizona execution
    A Senator familiar with torture denounces Joseph Wood's botched execution as such
    US News
  • Ray Rice suspended
    Ravens' running back Ray Rice is suspended for two games for a domestic violence arrest
    Sports
  • Amazon tribe falls ill
    An Amazonian tribe catches influenza after making first contact with the developed world
    Headlines
  • CIA prison in Poland
    Poland is declared guilty of human rights violations for hosting a secret CIA prison
    Video
    Video