The fall season’s new smartphones are here, and with them a slight to moderate twinge of gadget envy for some of us.
I, myself, am rocking a perfectly usable Google Pixel 3 that still has five payments left. Logic dictates I should keep using it until it’s paid off, enjoy a cheaper monthly bill for a while, and then upgrade when I really, truly need a new phone.
Aw, to hell with logic—the new phones are here!
If you’re getting ready to sell your phone or give it away to a lucky someone, here are some steps to follow before you take the plunge.
FIRST, TACKLE BACKUPS AND TRANSFERS
If you’re upgrading to a new phone, the best course of action is to get the new phone in hand first and ensure everything that you want to transfer to it gets transferred.