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    Sixth form, my parents paid, uni they didn't but they did pay my rent so I will let them off.
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    First contract phone, parents paid for it (was about £16/month), now me, and both my siblings, have taken out our second contract in our names - before none of us were old enough to do so - but parents contribute £20/month to each of us for it whilst we're all at uni. Anything over that, we pay ourselves (so, I'm really paying like £1.60/month lol and my siblings both £15/month as they got iPhones).
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    (Original post by Nirvana1989-1994)
    A) Hmm, I guess a contract one would be best.
    B)
    I've never liked them. There are so many reasons to dislike Apple at this point.
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    (Original post by Sternumator)
    Sixth form, my parents paid, uni they didn't but they did pay my rent so I will let them off.
    That's pretty good.
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    (Original post by Paralove)
    First contract phone, parents paid for it (was about £16/month), now me, and both my siblings, have taken out our second contract in our names - before none of us were old enough to do so - but parents contribute £20/month to each of us for it whilst we're all at uni. Anything over that, we pay ourselves (so, I'm really paying like £1.60/month lol and my siblings both £15/month as they got iPhones).
    Good.
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    (Original post by Nirvana1989-1994)
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    Would you mind voting on the poll please?

    Just added it.
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    (Original post by cherryred90s)
    Done
    Thanks.
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    I tactically asked for my phone april 2 years ago. Simply because I knew if I did it september or later, the time the upgrade would come is when I'm in uni and have my student loan. I was pretty sure my parents would make me pay if I had money.

    By asking in april, my contract ran out april last year when I was still in sixth form. So they upgraded it to an S7 and still pay the bill for me.

    Though looking back on it, I didn't need to do any of that. I think they were always planning to pay it anyway.
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    (Original post by pairofjeans)
    I tactically asked for my phone april 2 years ago. Simply because I knew if I did it september or later, the time the upgrade would come is when I'm in uni and have my student loan. I was pretty sure my parents would make me pay if I had money.

    By asking in april, my contract ran out april last year when I was still in sixth form. So they upgraded it to an S7 and still pay the bill for me.

    Though looking back on it, I didn't need to do any of that. I think they were always planning to pay it anyway.
    Not bad.

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    My mum agreed to help me pay for mine through college, though I pay for it when I can afford it. My contract runs out in August, just before I leave for uni, and I'll be paying for that one
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    I'm a 25 year old student and no, no I don't.
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    (Original post by chelseadagg3r)
    My mum agreed to help me pay for mine through college, though I pay for it when I can afford it. My contract runs out in August, just before I leave for uni, and I'll be paying for that one
    Okay.
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    (Original post by facelark123)
    I'm a 25 year old student and no, no I don't.
    How long have you paid for?
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    I pay for mine, in 6th year and I pay £40.99 a month I feel bad asking my parents for money now that I am 18 in less than 2 months.
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    (Original post by scottishgirl163)
    I pay for mine, in 6th year and I pay £40.99 a month I feel bad asking my parents for money now that I am 18 in less than 2 months.
    That's quite expensive. What phone is it?
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    I would be a little more specific with the question. Are you referring to a mobile phone or a landline?
    At 17 I paid both mobile and landline. I have always paid a mobile (first mobile at 14/15, I had a job).
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    (Original post by kittylorelli)
    I would be a little more specific with the question. Are you referring to a mobile phone or a landline?
    At 17 I paid both mobile and landline. I have always paid a mobile (first mobile at 14/15, I had a job).
    Mobile, sorry.

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    Yes, £43.20 a month 🙄😂
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    (Original post by Just4)
    Yes, £43.20 a month 🙄😂
    That's expensive. :eek3:
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    (Original post by Nirvana1989-1994)
    That's expensive. :eek3:
    It is 😂 probably should have thought about it more
 
 
 
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