Safelink Wireless is a program established the for the low income earner. The program is a move done by the US government to provide affordable cell phones with an active call and text plan for everyone. Interested participants must meet certain guidelines to own a free cell phone with an active call and text plan. Only one cell phone with an active call and text plan can be given to one household. Visit this site for more details: http://govcellphones.org/safelink-wireless-program/
Three call and text plan can be activated the moment a free cell phone is issued to the participant.
|Safelink Wireless Plans||Free Minutes Per Month||Monthly Minute Rollover||Text Message Rate||International Long Distance|
|Plan A||68 min*||Included||3 texts = 1 plan minute||Yes|
|Plan B||125 min||Included||1 text = 1 plan minute||No|
|Plan C||250 min||Not standard**||1 text = 1 plan minute||No|
|*Customers in Massachusetts only receive 80 monthly minutes.|
|**Customers must top up to have minutes rolled over|
Safelink wireless is a subsidiary of TracFone Wireless. Tracfone Wireless provides top up credits to Safelink wireless users to add additional call and text credits to the standard plan that was subscribed to. Tracfone offers top up cards in different denominations sold in major establishments in the US.
Safelink Wireless operates major US states. Living in these states makes you qualify for a Safelink Wireless cell phone with an active call and text plan:
Arkansas, Arizona, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Washington DC.
If you are participating in the programs listed below then your chance of getting a Safelink Wireless cell phone with an active call and text plan will be greater:
- Food Stamps
- Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
- Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
- Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
- National Free School Lunch, Federal Housing/Section 8 Assistance
- Other certain state public assistance programs.
Visit this site for more details: http://govcellphones.org/safelink-wireless-program/