Should I Get A Cell Phone?

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joyce miller Profile
joyce miller answered
Maybe your parents will consider getting you a phone where you buy minutes to try out for the first time and if you show how responsible you are with that then maybe you will get a better one,I wish you luck and happy birthday.
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ross adolph
ross adolph commented
i am 11 and my parents just won't let me get a cell phone they always say what will u do with it, its not like your going to use it that much but i will what should i do
Accessory Geeks Profile
Accessory Geeks answered
This is my theory: If you are able to use the internet like you are doing now, you should be able to manage a cell phone. 

However, a cell phone requires much more responsibility.  Managing your minutes, texts, & possibly data is a huge deal. 

This is what I would do:
Cut a deal with them.  Show them that you mean business and draw out a proposal.  Tell them that you will give them a weekly report of your cell phone usage in minutes & text. 
Also, make a specific date in the future.  IE your birthday.  Don't be greedy, meaning don;t aim for the best phone because it IS your first, right?  Tell them you will agree on any phone they get you.
Kaitlin Profile
Kaitlin answered
You are too young to have a cell phone. I was 16 years old when my parents got me a cell phone. And that was only because I was going far away out of town because of uil and debate. So you are really too young to have a phone. I think that people should at least be 15 before they get a phone.
not telling srry Profile
I'm 14 and i got a cell for my 13th bday but i got it because i showed my parents i was responsible so try and prove to them that you are responsible. Lik get a dog or animal and care for it to show them you are responsible good luck :)
Anonymous Profile
Anonymous answered
Im 12 and i have had several cellphones. From MV2`s , Samsungs, Touch screens, every thing! I got my 1st cell phone in 2nd grade. My recent cellphone is dead forver so i have to wait till July or September to get a new so that we can upgrade the family plan. Its sooooo hard having to not text because i don` t have a phone! I have found myself using my moms cell phone and its driving me crazy!!!!! Hope this helped =)
dovey tar Profile
dovey tar answered
Show them your responsible enough. Show them they could trust you.
C B Profile
C B answered
Yes if you need it i.e. You are out on your own/with friends alot but if you have no real use for it you don't need it!
Autumn Profile
Autumn answered
My rent won't let me have one!! But I'm 13!! You would b lucky if you got one for your 12th birthday.

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