Finally there is a program supported by the government which offers a free cell phone and service through Assurance Wireless powered Virgin mobile.The ‘Assurance free cell phone service’ requires you to provide some information so you can meet certain qualifications.The government supported program in over 29 states (states and eligibility requirements listed below) eventually majority of the U.S states will be added at a later dates.
Overall” This free service could benefit you and your family greatly; if you can’t afford a cell phone bill. Indeed everyone should own a cell phone because pay phones continues to decrease rapidly around neighborhoods and shopping centers nationwide and the number one reason is “personal emergencies”. However the program is only provided to low income families depending on your state’s poverty level or guidelines.
Qualifications are:(noted eligibility requirements could vary by state)
Federal Public Housing Assistance (FPHA) or Section 8
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
National School Lunch Program’s Free Lunch Program
Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
How do i apply and what do I get when I receive the Free government supported Assurance Wireless cell phone: 250 Free minutes + 250 Free texts replenished every month for local and long distance within the United States, voicemail,call waiting and caller ID. Additional plans are available. For instance, $5 per month you will receive a grand total of 500 voice minutes per month (250 Min + your 250 Free Min). $20 per month you will receive a total of 1,000 voice minutes per month (750 Min + your 250 Free Min), also you get 1,000 text messages month.
If you have any issues with the phone or lose the phone. The site has a F.A.Q section on the site to solve any issues with your Assurance cell phone.
Eligible States are:
Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia + more.
Stay Tuned! more to come at a later date.
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