Another popular option is Access Wireless. Lifeline Assistance customers can get a free phone and plan as well as the following benefits: Access to a 4G network; Unlimited text; Unlimited minutes; Free long-distance coverage; 500 MB of data.
Like with other providers, you can upgrade from your free plan if you need additional services. Plan upgrades are between $10 and $35 a month. The provider also provides the option to purchase a cell phone outright or pay for it monthly. You can buy a cell phone for as little as $10 a month.
If you already have a mobile phone, you can see if it is compatible with the network. An agent can confirm if your current device will work with Access Wireless’ updated GSM 4G LTE network.
You can get a free phone and plan from Access Wireless if you meet the program’s financial requirements, and live in one of the following states:
Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, and West Virginia.
You can switch your service to or away from Access Wireless. To do so, you will need to provide certain details when requesting a transfer.
Personal information – like your name, date of birth, and Social Security Number – will help representatives identify your account. Your written or verbal consent to transfer allows providers to make changes to your plan.