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ATLANTA -- Staying connected has turned into a huge expense for a lot of people so Values Val is giving you ways to spend less.

Americans have cut back on dining, clothing andentertainment in recent years but wireless bills aresteadily increasing.

The national average for cell phone bills has climbed to almost $100 in recent years compared to the $20 average, it was just 12 years ago.

The solution to this problem may be to pay as you go. And most phone phonescompaniesoffer prepaid services.

For more information on cutting back on your wireless bills visit the Ways to Save section.

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