Data may now be cheaper but it still ‘expires’. This is why

Vodacom’s announcement that it is to drop monthly data prices by 30% across all monthly data bundles for contract and prepaid customers from April 1 has revived calls for an end to the much-maligned practice of data expiry.

“How is this a ‘good deal’, Vodacom?” Lance Witten tweeted. “If you can sell data at R19, how is it only valid for a day? It’s not milk. It can’t expire.”..

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