In case you haven’t set up your WeChat wallet yet, you’re going to want to head over to our article here and follow the steps before attempting this next move.
If you’ve been in China even for a short while, you will have noticed that data here is quite expensive. I easily pay double the amount in China for my data plan compared to what I used to pay back home.
In fact, because the price of data is so high here, I have resigned myself to relying on a really small data allowance and WiFi connections to get the bulk of my mobile stuff done.
Problem with this is, running through that paltry data allowance is super easy and those exorbitant fees attached can creep up on you and eat at all your prepaid allowance, leaving you stranded with no 3G.
Ever seen one of these messages?