Unfortunately in New Zealand, it costs more than it does to use a cellphone, so unless you dont have access to a cellphone, the 26c per message charge wont make much sense.
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Comment by Jama, on 4-May-2006 15:16
Pretty hard to beat $10 for 500 texts. You are right 26 cents for a one way service is a bit steep.
Comment by Skip, on 12-Apr-2010 10:11
Ah but can you receive SMS with Skype? I've been using it to send SMS in New Zealand. But no one has yet been able to text me back to my Skype.