It's one of the worst feelings in the world. Suddenly you realize your cell phone has become separated from you. Quick, check your pockets. Check 'em again! WHERE IS IT? Retrace your steps... you sent a text just before you went into the supermarket... and then... did you leave it in the cereal aisle? AAAAAGH!!!
It's terrifying and frustrating. It costs Americans tens of millions of dollars a year. And it happens MOSTLY in coffee shops. That's according to a survey featured on SmartMoney.com. Here's a list
The top 10 places for lost or stolen phones:
1. Coffee Shop
5. Apartment & condo
6. Grocery store
7. Gas station
8. Residential homes
9. Pharmacy or drug store
And if you live in Philly or Seattle... you are even more at risk of finding yourself doing the frantic, cell phone, self pat-down. Those are the top 2 cities for lost phones. Find out if your town made the top 10 at SmartMoney.com.