If a stripped-down, back-to-basics phone is what you want, this $15 off-contract cellie is your answer.
So simple it doesn't have a camera, Virgin Mobile's no-contract flip phone costs just $15 and makes calls well.
Virgin Mobile's two new phones are decidedly budget friendly.
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In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET"s Marguerite Reardon offers some suggestions for buying basic feature phones, a choice that could save you some money.