Cellphones Are Eating the Family Budget

 

By ANTON TROIANOVSKI, wsj.com

“Every week­end, we’d do something,” said Ms. Stef­fen, a reg­is­tered nurse whose hus­band works at a tire shop. “Now maybe once every month or two, we get out.”

More than half of all U.S. cell­phone own­ers carry a device like the iPhone, a sh…

Cellphones Are Eating the Family Budget