Month: March 2017

Where To Purchase Your New Smartphone From

When we are making a large purchase we all try to save money as much as possible. We always look for deals, discounts etc. We end up doing a lot of research before we usually buy. We have so many options when it comes to where we can buy it as well. Depending on where you buy it from you will get different types of advantages. The purpose of this article is to take you through some of the options that are available for smartphone buyers. This has become one of the largest markets in the industry and thus has various options of purchase available.

Now without simply googling best selling bluetooth headset in Singapore and going to any random place you should always consider the authorized seller first. I know this is a bit unconventional these days but even though the price maybe a bit higher you do get certain advantages for that extra amount that you pay. For an example you get easy access to their services, any repairs or issues you have will be resolved easily etc. They even have a good return policy, thus it’s the more trustworthy option to go with but like I said earlier there will be a big price tag on the phone. In my opinion if you have the money go for this option.

With online markets expanding at an alarming rate you now have a lot of online retailers who sell smartphones. You don’t have to manually check prices either. There are websites which will tell which of the leading online retailers have it at the lowest price. As these vendors offer devices from different brands you can easily compare and contrast the devices that are in your price range. Buying online has another advantage as well. Some of these retailers throw in extra accessories at a discounted price. If you are for an example looking to buy a remax bluetooth headset along with your phone this night be a good option for you.

If you want a really cheap option you can always buy from a network operator. In this case you will probably get the phone for a very small fee but you will on the other hand be tied down to using that specific network by a legal binding contract. You will not be able to change your sim for any reason during the duration of the contact. In addition even if you are paying in small amounts in the long run the full cost of the phone could end up being more than what it would have been if you had bought it sim-free. All in all the decision is entirely up to you. You should decide what suits your needs and spending capacity.

Getting Ready To Ship Abroad

Most people now prefer to call a professional service to do their packing and shifting because it saves so much time and effort for ourselves. However, it will also cost a ton, especially if you are taking things overseas. As difficult as it may be, it is still possible to do it yourself. Here’s how:

Itemize Everything
Start off by making a detailed list of everything you need to take with you. This is how professional global moving companies start because there is a high chance of things being misplaced when they travel very far. Even small things that seem unimportant like a pen holder in your office room is important because you may later pack it with something else that has to arrive in your new home. Keep this itemized list as a check list for when the goods start to arrive and be careful to check every single item against it. In fact, you might want to do this even if you have entrusted the task to a professional company because that will ensure they do not lose anything.

That’s a Wrap!
Wrap everything in bubble wrap. Qualified international movers in Philippines may have other more effective material or fabric to do this, but for us ‘lay people’ bubble wrap is the safest material to use. It cushions fragile items and prevents breakage. Buy as many sheets as necessary and use scotch tape to fasten it all together. Place the smaller items in cardboard boxes in such a way that the items do not shake loose during transportation. The larger items should be wrapped and placed in crates with ropes tied around it.

Flying or Shipping?
Once everything is packed, you have the option of deciding whether you want to send the items by air or over water. The cargo plane is a lot faster and the items will arrive before or immediately after you, depending on when you courier it. The ship however, takes much longer. In fact, its leisurely pace takes almost a month to get to its destination; more if the distance is longer. You can hire a truck or caravan to transport all the crates to the airport or harbour, pass them through customs by weighing and labelling everything and then bid bon voyage to it for now. A better option would be to send the urgent items (like a few changes of clothes, your TV etc.) by air while the heavier items arrive by ship.

So if you do want to pack up everything on your own, first make a list of everything; then bubble wrap all the items; and finally, decide whether you need them in a hurry or later and pass it through customs at the airport or the ports.