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Consumer Cellular isn’t Just for Mature Users

Consumer Cellular isn’t Just for Mature Users

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you watch TV there is a good chance you’ve come across the Consumer Cellular commercial. In their commercials they advertise their service as the right service for the more mature generation. In case you haven’t seen the commercial, here it is: They advertise rates as low as $10. Yes, they do have rates as […]

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Free Cell Phone – Care Wireless

Free Cell Phone – Care Wireless

| January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

In addition to SafeLink Wireless and ReachOut wireless, Illinois residents that meet the income qualifications can receive free government cell phone along with free airtime from Care Wireless. Care Wireless is powered by Ptel (formerly Platinum Tel). What Care Wireless Offers As mentioned above, Care Wireless provides a free cell phone but they also provide 300 […]

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Free Cell Phones from Life Wireless

Free Cell Phones from Life Wireless

| January 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Life Wireless is another phone service provider offering free government phones along with free airtime. They participate in the federal Lifeline/Link-Up program, which allows them to offer free government phones to qualified households. Being a regional provider, Life Wireless currently offers (as of January, 2015) service in the following states: Arizona Arkansas Colorado Georgia Illinois […]

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Free Cell Phone with YourTel Wireless

Free Cell Phone with YourTel Wireless

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you live in Illinois, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Washington, Missouri, Maine, Kansas or Rhode Island and meet the eligibility criteria, you can obtain a free government phone from YourTel Wireless. YourTel participates in the government’s Lifeline program and offers free cell phones along with 250 minutes of free talk time. The 250 free talk minutes are […]

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Illinois Telephone Corporation – Discounted Phone Service

Illinois Telephone Corporation – Discounted Phone Service

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Low income Illinois and Indiana residents can sign up for discounted phone service through Illinois Telephone Corporation.  The discounted price includes local and long distance service along with Call Waiting and Caller ID. Lifeline/Linkup Plans To qualify for one of Illinois Telephone Corporation’s discounted plans, you must be a recipient of at least one of […]

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Global Connection Lifeline Discounted Phone Service

Global Connection Lifeline Discounted Phone Service

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Global Connection does not offer free government phones or cell phones, but as a participant in the government Lifeline Program, they are able to offer discounted phone service. If you qualify you can reduce your phone bill by $9.25 per month depending on the laws in your participating state. Qualifying for Discounted Phone Service If […]

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Think Twice about Verizon Pre-Paid Family Phone Plan

Think Twice about Verizon Pre-Paid Family Phone Plan

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’re considering a pre-paid phone service, you might want to think twice before you select Verizon as your service carrier especially if you’re opting for the family plan. According to the recent article on ABC’s Action News, Verizon proved to be more expensive if you opted for their prepaid service than if you ha […]

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California’s LifeLine Telephone Program

California’s LifeLine Telephone Program

| April 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Unlike the other free government phone programs, California’s LifeLine Telephone Program does not offer free phones, cell phones or free phone service. Instead, they offer deeply discounted home phone service with no credit check, no deposit and no contract. Qualification Method One The California LifeLine Telephone Program determines eligibility based on one of two methods. […]

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Lifeline/Link-Up Free Government Phone Program

Lifeline/Link-Up Free Government Phone Program

| April 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

To understand why there are free government phones, you need to first understand a little about the Lifeline and Link-Up programs. These programs set the ground work for all of the existing free and government assisted phone programs. Telephone Assistance (Pre Cell Phone Age) When these programs were first instituted, the Lifeline Assistance program and […]

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Page Plus: No Contract Prepaid Cell Phone Plan Provider

Page Plus: No Contract Prepaid Cell Phone Plan Provider

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

With the increasing competitive pricing and features offered from prepaid phone providers, it almost doesn’t make sense anymore to get locked into a long-term cell phone plan and Page Plus knows this.  For many cell phone users, prepaid plans is the most cost-effective way to go.  In addition to not being tied to one cell […]

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