** Two English Mums with 28 years experience living in France! **
Accommodation searches short, medium & long term
Help with house purchases (we are not an estate agent, therefore totally without bias)
Help with Utilities - English speaking contacts for all requirements (Banking, Insurance....)
English TV installation - Telephone & internet installations
Holiday Home / Gite Management (15 years experience in the UK Travel Industry)
Making friends - Helping with schools, creches, nannies, shopping, home-making...
We charge an hourly rate or part thereof
Our overall aim? To get you independent as quickly and painlessly as possible
Telling you how it is, no rose-tinted spectacles here.

3G wireless WIFI hotspot experience

In France the Orange Mobicarte prepaid PAYG simcard was tested. Though the cheapest at the time of writing, Orange has implemented a few sneaky measures which can zero your prepaid / prepay balance at lightning speed.
The Orange 3G Internet connection worked within 48 hours after being registered using a passport copy. Orange Mobicarte comes with "unlimited" Internet access (Internet Max) for a day for € 3,-. It starts at the hour of activation for 24 hours.
There's one big catch : The flat-fee rate applies only for internet access on your mobile / cell phone - not on a laptop, notebook or netbook.  In case you try it anyway, every Kb / Mb you download / upload is taken from your prepaid balance.

Read more: http://www.laptop-junction.com/toast/content/micro-wifi-hotspot-nokia-n95-iphone#3G_wireless_WIFI_hotspot_experience

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