Switching Cell Carriers Will Soon Be Easier

If you're one of the millions who use a cell phone– you know how convenient they can be. More than 5 million households have canceled their home phones and are relying exclusively on their cell phones. But as you know, switching carriers can be a hassle because users must change their phone numbers. However, starting November 24th, wireless users will be able to switch cellular companies and keep the same cell phnoe number. The new rule was passed by the Federal Communication Commision. Unfortunatly, Lincoln will not be able to do this until May. One  research firm estimates nearly 12 million American wirless users will take advantage of the new FCC rule..