Pitfalls to Watch for when you Recycle Mobile Phones

If you decide to recycle mobile phones, watch out for a few potential pitfalls from some unscrupulous recycling companies. All too often, recyclers lure you with attractive prices, only to find excuses to pay less once you have sent them your phone. Things to watch out for include companies who tell you they need to pay you less because of cosmetic wear and tear, because…

Another Means of Money Making

Making a bit of extra cash, even if it is only a few pennies, is becoming a big thing in the UK, with thousands of people using cashback sites regularly and looking out for other money saving tips on forums. Selling unwanted and unused mobile phones is another great way of making yourself some extra money, and we estimate that around £1 billion is sat…

Get More for Your Money

There are so many reasons we are ranked number one as the UK’s best mobile phone recycling site. In fact, we have paid out over £120 million – the highest amount in the world! We offer you great prices for your old handsets, but we also stick to them too, which many other retailers don’t. Some like to knock your price down for ridiculous reasons…

Why Should I Sell My Mobile?

If you’re having a clear out as part of your spring cleaning, then we urge you not to throw any of your old mobile phones away. Sell your old phone to us and make yourself some extra cash at the same time instead! Plus, you’ll be getting rid of your phone in an environmentally friendly way too. Mobile phones which are thrown away end up…

How to Sell Your Mobile Phone Quickly

There are loads of ways in which you could sell your mobile phone, including sites like eBay. The disadvantages of using these sites, however, is that the listing process is time consuming, then you have to wait to see if anybody actually wants it, then pack and post and kindly hand over 10% to eBay (and more to PayPal!) for the privilege of you doing…

Recycle Blackberry Phones Today

If, like most of us, you have an old mobile phone or three gathering dust somewhere in your house, then don’t throw it away. Mobile phones and their batteries have toxic properties in them so when these end up on landfill sites, along with the rest of your rubbish, they leak this toxicity into the earth. Here at Mazuma Mobile, we promote mobile phone recycling,…

Make Money Recycling Your Old Items

There are heaps of disposable things in our lives. We choose to be proactive. Modern life can be tough to keep tabs on – does your laptop brand use minerals from unregulated mines? Is that packaging just shiny cardboard or cardboard with a layer of plastic? But that’s no excuse to put your blinkers on and ignore the whole roundabout of recycling! We’re all guilty…

Is Mobile Phone Insurance Worth the Pennies?

In a word – sometimes. As phone recycling experts we hear our fair share of sob stories and mishap tales; the iPhone 4 dropped in a puddle, the Nokia N900 crushed under the wheels of Grandma’s car, and the insurance policy which refused to pay out for a new handset! Taking measures to protect your smartphone means simply that you won’t be stuck without your…