Prepaid Wireless Plans
Choosing amongst all of the
prepaid wireless plans out there is no easy
task. Selecting a phone on the other hand is pretty
easy for most of us.
you can pick it up (if you're in a store), look at it and feel
it. And if you're shopping online, you can view a ton of
images, including 3D views that make it super easy to get a good feel
for what the phone is going to be like. It's
and even fun! But picking a prepaid plan is
When prepaid wireless first started, the plans were pretty
straight forward to understand. They were priced on a per
basis, that's it, done. Now that prepaid wireless is no
longer the second class
citizen of the wireless industry, with popularity and
demand comes the
need for more options and flexibility for us, the customers.
Unfortunately, what this also means is that it can be
confusing, and even overwhelming to figure out the differences between
plans and the pros and cons of each. But don't worry, one
important function of this site is to offer you help in this process
(and of course all of the information on this site is FREE for you to
read, learn, and share!).
There are now prepaid wireless plans that cater to virtually every
type of need and every type of customer. Simple
"classic" prepaid wireless plans are no longer the norm, and many
prepaid wireless providers don't even offer them anymore!
are essentially four major plan categories:
On the links above, you'll
find a great overview of the different plan types. There is
actually a LOT more details that I don't even get into.
ten pages on each of these plan types, but rather than bore you, I've
included only what I believe to be the most critical pieces of each
If you have any questions at all, please don't hesitate to Contact
you already have a general idea of what these different plan categories
are, you may want to simply jump right into comparing available plans.
Follow the links below to take you to detailed comparison
for each type of plan. Please don't let the large tables
you off. Once you start looking at some basic features that
know meet your needs, you'll find that there are only a small handful
of providers and plans that you'll find the most interesting.
Going into the selection process, try to have in mind how
minutes you tend to use on a daily basis, and multiply that by 30 to
estimate the number of monthly minutes you'll need. Also,
monthly payment amount in mind that you can afford or are willing to
spend. With these two items in mind, I think you'll find that
process isn't really all that bad.
You can also check out a summary of different prepaid
and the plan types provided by each, or to
learn about the evolution of plan types, check out Prepaid
Cellular Phone Services
Also, if you're interested in smartphones, you can can learn
about how to choose the one that best meets your needs by visiting the Best
Prepaid Wireless Plans