But it is important to take care of many things while buying a SIM card, otherwise carelessness can lead to big regrets. So come today we will tell you some tips, by following which buy a new Sim Card.
Sim Card Tips: Keep these things in mind while buying a new SIM card
Always buy SIM card from an authorized store
Companies like Jio, Airtel, Vodafone and BSNL offer a lot of offers in India. Because of this, users keep buying new SIM cards. The goal of companies is to increase maximum user base. For this reason, you have to keep in mind that whenever you buy a new Sim Card, then buy it from an authorized store. If someone buys from a fake store then you can be fraud.
Never buy a pre-activated SIM card
Apart from this, you also have to keep in mind that when you buy that SIM card, it should not be pre-activated. Actually, when the SIM card is sold, it is turned off and then it is activated after verification. Therefore, you have to check whether the SIM card is already activated, because the current SIM card can cause problems.
When someone buys a new SIM card, then we are taken thumb impression, but nowadays cybercrime is increasing very much so if someone manipulates you and takes thumb more than once, then you have to keep this in mind.
Make sure to do televerification when getting a new sim card
Whenever you get a new SIM card, you must do tele-verification. In televerification, you have to show your documents and mail them and after that the SIM card is activated. This also shows that the SIM is not already activated.
Write your own details on your documents
Nowadays fraud is increasing very fast. So when you buy a new SIM card and submit the document there, then definitely write the details like your name and mobile number on your document because fraudsters will pick up the SIM card in your name and then scam you. And when that scam is caught then your name will come in it because the SIM card will be found to be purchased in your name.