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Cell Phones and Battery Charging

Cell Phones and Battery Charging

| December 6, 2011

This post is not specific to prepaid cell phones only. This little tidbit of information, which may be obvious to some, but apparently not so obvious to the folks in my house, is something I wish I had come across a battery ago. Here’s the tip: Be mindful when charging your cell phone. When my […]

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Verizon’s 3G Monthly Prepaid Plan

Verizon’s 3G Monthly Prepaid Plan

| December 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Now that we’ve gone over the other two Verizon plans ( $50 Unlimited Plan and the Daily Access Plan) let’s talk about their 3G prepaid plan. First, let’s talk about phone selection.  Verizon offers the Motorola Androids, Droid, Droid X2 or Droid 3 with prices ranging from $399.99 to $459.99. They also offer the Blackberry […]

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Android Prepaid Cell Phones

Android Prepaid Cell Phones

| November 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Virgin Mobile, LG and Android have produced a sensible, prepaid cell phone with all the perks that are available in today’s mobile world. The LG Optimus Prepaid Android phone gives you all the power of a smart phone in a non-contractual package. The Optimus is 3G and Wi-Fi capable and features a 3.2″ touch screen. […]

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Verizon’s $50 Unlimited Prepaid Cell Phone Plan

Verizon’s $50 Unlimited Prepaid Cell Phone Plan

| October 17, 2011

This summary is probably the easiest prepaid phone plan summary that I’ve ever done. The information on the $50 plan is brief and to the point. For $50 a month, you get unlimited everything. That includes: Mobile to mobile calling Anytime minutes Nights and weekends Texting and Mobile web. Although there is some fine print […]

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Verizon Prepaid Cell Phone Plans (Daily Access)

Verizon Prepaid Cell Phone Plans (Daily Access)

| October 13, 2011

I feel it’s necessary to do an updated review on Verizon’s prepaid cell phones. Things have changed quite a bit since my earlier review. Verizon offers 3 groupings or categories of plans. Two categories are monthly plans and of course there’s the obligatory daily plan category. Verizon’s Daily Access Prepaid Cell Plan Let’s start this […]

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Do Reverse Phone Lookups Work on Prepaid Cellphones?

Do Reverse Phone Lookups Work on Prepaid Cellphones?

| September 16, 2011

When you have a telephone number, you can often access both the name and address associated with it without any other information. This process is called a reverse phone lookup. In the past, this type of lookup worked best with the phone numbers linked to traditional residential and commercial landlines. However, as cell phones became […]

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Downloading Verizon Wireless Ringtones on a Prepaid Phone

Downloading Verizon Wireless Ringtones on a Prepaid Phone

| July 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Ringtones are a type of a status symbol. Phone customers try their best to get the latest, greatest, craziest ring tones. As a result, purchasing ringtones on a prepaid cell phone is quite a lucrative business for phone service providers. The other day, my daughter voiced her opinion about having the standard ringtones that came […]

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Downloading Apps on Verizon Prepaid Phones

Downloading Apps on Verizon Prepaid Phones

| June 16, 2011

While waiting in the doctor’s office the other day, I decided to play with my cell phone a bit. Instead of killing time by starting a texting conversation, I decided to see what sort of entertainment my phone could provide. Checking Account Balance I thought it wise to check my account balance to see how […]

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Prepaid Cell Phones: Wirefly One Stop Shopping

Prepaid Cell Phones: Wirefly One Stop Shopping

| May 25, 2011

More evidence that the prepaid cell phones have become main stream is that services such as Wirefly offer one-stop shopping for prepaid cell phones. No longer do you have to figure out whether you want to use Verizon, Net 10 or T-Mobile. Through Wirefly you get to compare the various cell phones and the various […]

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Bonus Mintues for TracFone Phones

Bonus Mintues for TracFone Phones

| May 6, 2011

While roaming around the web the other day I came across a blog called TracFone Club . This blog lists various bonus codes that you can use to extend your TracFone service. The bonus codes seem to be updated monthly. For example, in April there was a 40 minute bonus promo code and in May […]

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