Solutions for Cell Phone Driving Bans

In case you haven’t heard, Oregon drivers must be “hands-free” as of Jan. 1, 2010. Five other states have implemented similar cell phone bans for drivers, including California, Connecticut, New Jersey, New York and Washington. So what does this mean? The regulation prohibits all drivers from using mobile communication devices (aka cell phones) while...
With the holidays upon us, many of us are making travel plans to visit friends and family.   On top of all the planning that goes into a trip like this, the last thing I want to worry about is my cell phone bill.  I’ve heard so many horror stories from friends and colleagues who...

Holiday Gift Guide for Older Adults

To make shopping easier this holiday season, Susan Ayers Walker (technology expert for seniors and founder of the SmartSilvers Alliance) compiled a “Holiday Gift Guide for Older Adults.” Among the gifts listed, Susan recommends Consumer Cellular?s easy-to-use phones and no contract plans. Call us bias, but we agree – our plans offer a simple...