The best of prepaid? Verizon vs AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint plans compared

 SprintVerizon AT&TT-Mobile ONE1 GB-
-$30-3 GB-
$40–4 GB$40
–$456 GB-
-$40$557 GB/10 GB-
$50/$60–/$50 (limited time offer)Unlimited$50$80$60$75
*prepaid plan prices are after the auto-pay discount, where available
All major US carriers have had those scrappy prepaid phones since ages, for folks who didn’t really have the wherewithal to endure two-year contracts, or the credit history to get a subsidized expensive phone with set monthly outlays. The death of two-year contracts …

AT&T Prepaid (formerly GoPhone) launches with 2 months of free service

Confirming a previous rumor, AT&T just announced a rebranding of its GoPhone service, which, from now on, will be known as AT&T Prepaid.

In celebration of the new name, AT&T is offering two months of free wireless service to new prepaid customers. To benefit from the offer, you have to activate and keep a new line for at least 1 year, and you’ll get account credit for the third and twelfth months of service. You’ll also have to choose between one of these two AT&T Prepaid plans: $60 per month (includes unlimited talk, text, and data), or $40 per month (includes unlimited …

AT&T now offers new prepaid monthly plans, GoPhone may soon be rebranded

AT&T GoPhone may soon be rebranded to AT&T Prepaid, as the carrier offers new plan rates for its prepaid services. Even though the company’s website still refers to GoPhone, a recent post on Reddit shows a picture of an AT&T poster ad that reads AT&T Prepaid and shows the new rates, suggesting the change might indeed be on the cards. 

The cheapest plan the company now offers is certainly an attractive one and gives you 1GB of data, unlimited talk and texts in the US, and unlimited texts to over 100 countries. The plan costs $35 a month and is quite an upgrade for AT&T …

Verizon to offer prepaid customers access to My Verizon app starting June 28

Prepaid customers with Verizon will be happy to know the Big Red will allow them to reap the benefits of using the My Verizon app starting June 28. A new and improved version of the app will be available to all Verizon customers later this week, the carrier announced today.

My Verizon app will allow prepaid customers to manage their plan details and check all the details about data consumption, monitors usage and more. The latest version of My Verizon will also enable users to make payments, enroll in Auto Pay or add data or change a plan directly within the app.

There’s …

Verizon adjusts its pre-paid plans by adding more data; video streaming limited to 480p

Verizon has announced some changes to its pre-paid offerings starting on June 6th. On that date, Verizon’s pre-paid service will consist of  five different tiers: 3 GB of high-speed for $40 a month, 7 GB of high-speed data for $50 a month and 10 GB of high-speed data for $60 a month. The carrier already has a tier with unlimited high-speed data for pre-paid subscribers priced at $80 per month. With these new plans, some old features remain available such as Carryover Data. Those with a record of paying on time can bank unused data for a month, and use it the following month. Always on Data …

Verizon now offers unlimited data plans for pre-paid subscribers

Verizon announced today that effective immediately, it will offer an unlimited data plan for its pre-paid customers. The price of the service is $80 a month and includes unlimited talk to Mexico and Canada, and unlimited text to over 200 international locations. The pre-paid unlimited plan streams video at up to 480p (DVD quality). Mobile hotspot and tethering usage is not included as part of the plan, and during times of heavy traffic your data could be prioritized behind other customers.

Verizon has now simplified its pre-paid offerings, and all of them include unlimited talk, text and …

Sprint to position pre-paid service as an alternative for consumers who don't need unlimited data

Sprint has made things quite easy for consumers. $50 a month gets you a single line of unlimited talk, text and data. The plan also comes with 10GB per month of mobile hot spot data. Streaming video arrives at a resolution as high as 1080p, music is streamed at 1.5Mbps and games are streamed at 8Mbps. Sprint customers no longer have tiers to choose from with different data buckets, and the nation’s fourth largest carrier eliminated its plan that takes 50% off the rates charged by Verizon, AT&T, or T-Mobile.

While Sprint’s new pricing obviously appeals to those who need unlimited data, …

T-Mobile announces three new prepaid plans including one with unlimited high-speed data

T-Mobile has announced two new Simply Prepaid plans. The first one, priced at $45 a month, features unlimited talk, text and data. But only 4GB of the data is of the high-speed 4G LTE variety. You can keep your current number and current device, or purchase a shiny new phone from T-Mobile. Spend $55 a month, and you can raise your high speed 4G LTE data cap to 6GB. Both tiers come with Wi-Fi Calling, Music Unlimited (which streams music without dipping into your data bucket), and Data Maximizer (which streams video for free at DVD quality 480p.

With these two Simply Prepaid plans you can …

AT&T's pre-paid GoPhone service adds two new plans including one offering unlimited high-speed data

Unlimited plans are now in vogue, even for pre-paid service. AT&T’s GoPhone brand has added two new plans, including one that offers unlimited high-speed data. Let’s start with the latter plan first. Starting today, sign up for AutoPay and you’ll be receiving unlimited 4G LTE data for $60 a month. The plan offers unlimited talk, text and data cruising at a maximum speed of 3Mbps. Video streams at a DVD-quality 480p definition at a maximum speed of 1.5Mbps. Exceed 22Mbps inside of a month, and you’ll find your data speed throttled. Calls and texts sent in and between the U.S., Mexico and Canada …

What Are The Benefits Of A Prepaid Cell Phone Which has No Contract To Keep You Hostage

Contract phones normally hold an individual into an expensive and unchangeable contract for two years. They are becoming less popular, and prepaid ones are going up in popularity instead. For many people a a phone like the prepaid blackberry would seem like a preferable alternative.

If an individual wants to leave a contract, they usually have to pay the provider and early termination fee, which can be very expensive. And while they are in the contract they can not change providers or plans if they want to. There is also a much greater risk of the user getting into debt.

There are no termination fees with these phones at all. The user can control their usage, and manage their spending better, with no chance of going over any personal limit. When they run out of credit, they simply cannot make any more calls or texts until they top up the phone. Phone users that do not use their phone much, will probably make quite substantial savings with one of these compared to a contract one.

Under 18’s, and people who do not have a fixed address would be able to have one of these, where as they would have trouble getting a contract one. Individuals with a low credit rating, would be able to have one as there are no credit checks needed. There is freedom for a customer to change providers and even plans if they wish to.

There will be more of these phones coming out in the future and 20011 looks like a good year for them. The blackberry curve has two out already, and can be found at stores offering them at very reasonable prices. Great deals for blackberry phones that do not have the burden of a phone contract.

Not many people are going for contract phones anymore, Their popularity is slowly dying off. The blackberry prepaid phone deals are brilliant for a person that does not want the burden of a contract phone, particularly in today’s economic state. They are a much better option for someone who is worried about financial problems and getting into debt.

In conclusion, getting a prepaid blackberry awards you the luxury of having all the bells and whistles of a strong smart phone without the chains of a contract.

Find out about the advantages and benefits of getting a prepaid Blackberry right now! When you need to save money and be able to communicate with friends and family easily, prepaid cell phones allow you to have the flexibility you crave.