Load shedding isn’t going anywhere and if you’re spending thousands of rands just for connectivity through a mobile hotspot, you need to consider a long-term solution.

Using a smartphone as a mobile hotspot is convenient yet expensive to do with local networks. It can also cause damage to a device, such as overheating, which subsequently affects performance, and running the battery down with constant recharging.

To avoid begrudgingly forking out for internet during load shedding, especially for remote working, it may be a good idea to suggest that your employer covers the cost of a cheaper solution, or to meet you half way.

Here are your options:

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