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Texts for Calling Credit?

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by rick1967 on ‎29-05-2011 18:35

The £5 hokey thingy is cool, especially the free minutes bit BUT as usual I'm running out of texts. Wouldn't it be great if I could exchange some of my remaining 58mins and 74mins free calls for text cred :-)

by xxlexixx on ‎29-05-2011 18:41

Like o2's numbers where you get 1000 mins OR texts, I liked this idea (although didnt like that you could only use it with certain people) I think it would be great to use it on whatever you use first Smiley Happy

by yaakov1 ‎29-05-2011 18:41 - edited ‎29-05-2011 18:42

i dont think this would be possible to do.

and i dont think giffgaff would support this, sinc ethen you would theoreticly be able to get over 300 texts, which would defeat the hokey cokeys purpose

by cinami on ‎29-05-2011 18:43

If you're hardly using any minutes but using loads of texts, would'nt you find it better on the unlimited texts bag. If you need both, perhaps the tenner bag would suit. I think the ability to exchange minutes for texts and vice versa would complicate matters.

by thewordsmith on ‎29-05-2011 18:54
by ixape on ‎29-05-2011 23:49

Would be good if giffgaff offered units like other networks do. A plan would come with a pre-set number of units. For every text sent or minute used a unit would be deducted. I can see how this would be unviable though as some people may use all their units for calling which costs a lot more than a text and would out giffgaff out of pocket on that particular deal.


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