I’m 70 and would like a smartphone, but don’t want to spend a fortune

I need email, internet and a few useful apps – which phone should I buy?

Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in next Saturday’s paper.

This week’s question:

I am a with-it 70-year-old whose Nokia mobile phone has finally died. I’m looking to join the smartphone club but don’t know much about them. I need access to email, the internet and a few useful apps, but don’t want to spend a fortune. Tell me which phone to buy.

Do you have a problem readers could solve? Email your suggestions to money@theguardian.com or write to us at Money, The Guardian, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU.

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