The introduction of tiered and shared data plans, unfortunately, brought pesky overages along with them. Unlike minutes and text messages, however, monitoring data can be a bit more ambiguous. You can easily quantify minutes and text messages with a simple count. With data, the only option is to watch your usage and monitor a few different sources that count the bytes as they’re used. However, tracking data can still be tricky, and no one likes overages.
Luckily, there are dozens of ways you can avoid going over your monthly data allotment. For one, you can simply curb your usage all-around. Or you can take a few precautionary steps to prevent unnecessarily using data. Check out the video below for a few tips on how to avoid data overages.