Long story and it begins with Telus and their over charging. Koodo is an internet based subsidiary of Telus if I understand it right. Basically, one has to do everything via the internet; no personal contact. Coverage, email, emessages, etc. are the same.
In Salmon Arm, at a Telus counter it was $34.95 for 5GB plus a $69.00 (X2) to change the SIM card in both phones, plus a $70 administration fee.
At Andres in Vernon at the Telus counter, $34.95 for 30GB and the total for the change over was $33.60
Better start using honey if you have access to it. They were talking on the radio today that white sugar is almost impossible to find right now in some stores because of plant disruptions down east. They may be able to get it from the US but the price will rise significantly.