Cell Phones

Here are some things to consider doing. Some items may not be applicable to you.

Before buying a cell phone:

  • Be aware that many cell phones are stolen, then sold through retail stores
  • Buy only from reputable stores
  • Buy only from authorized dealers
  • Get the ID number off the cell phone
  • Call the service provider or manufacturer, give them the ID number and confirm that the cell phone is not stolen

Using cell phone:

  • Minimize use – to reduce risk of brain cancer

After using cell phone:

  • Turn it off – to help keep criminals from obtaining your phone’s code and charging calls to your account


Thanks for reading!