Best way to get a deal on a new phone

Fernendo321
Fernendo321 Posts: 36
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edited 24 October 2023 at 6:34PM in I wanna buy it or do it

Hi all

About 4 years ago I got an absolutely spectacular black Friday deal on a Samsung S9. It was the best mobile phone deal I ever got was about a 50% discount on the regular price for that phone.  I purchased 3 kept 1 sold 2.   Amazing deal.

I want to purchase outright not be tied into a contract.   The black friday deal I got came with a contract but it could be cancelled straight away as the phone was already paid for in full outright it was an unusual deal.

The time has come to upgrade I can't put it off any longer. Do you think I would be better off waiting for black friday deals or is black friday an overhyped gimmick these days?

Thanks

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  • DigSunPap
    DigSunPap Posts: 375
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    Wait until the last few months of your current contract. Shop around, see what there is on the market. Then use as leverage when trying to negotiate a new deal.
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