Facebooking holiday snaps costs Mum £20k

Sarah Coles
Helen Christie
Helen Christie

Helen Christie took a short break to Turkey with friends, and thought it would be a nice idea to put a few photos up on Facebook while she was there. It was only when she returned to find a phone bill of £20,000 that she realised what she'd done.

The roaming charges worked out at £2,700 a day. So how can you protect yourself from this sort of disaster?