Like any call center, it likely depends on who you speak with. Purchases of gift cards are excluded. The best Verizon plan for you is going to depend largely on what you need to use it for. Follow the recorded voice commands. You can view all prepaid phones and other devices that are available for purchase on our page.
If activation fails, either wait until you're no longer roaming, or activate the phone manually by logging into your Verizon Wireless account. You may contact our Pre-paid Customer Service Department at 877-777-5759. Verizon Wireless does offer installment plans for customers, though. View these plans: Verizon Wireless: Prepaid plans If the above Verizon plans aren't what you're looking for, there are also a number of monthly prepaid plans. Switch on the cell phone by pressing the power button. Whether you're a modest web surfer, a heavy Netflix-user, or just pull your phone out a few times a week, there should be a plan to fit your needs. Whenever you upgrade a phone on a Verizon Wireless business line, or purchase a new device, the phone arrives pre-activated on the line you indicated when you ordered it.
Unfortunately, we do not have access to pre-paid accounts. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 0 May 30, 2019 1 May 9, 2018 2 Apr 5, 2018 1 Aug 19, 2017 1 Dec 26, 2016 1 Nov 22, 2016 3 Jun 27, 2016 2 Mar 16, 2016 1 Jul 27, 2015 1 Jul 12, 2015 1 Jun 2, 2015 0 Oct 21, 2014 0 Oct 21, 2014 0 Oct 21, 2014 3 Oct 20, 2014 1 Aug 31, 2012 4 Apr 29, 2012 1 Feb 25, 2012 1 May 9, 2011 G 1 Aug 30, 2010. If there's network congestion, you may get reduced speeds, but it won't be because you accidentally fell asleep with Netflix streaming and went over your data allotment. After the 'live chat' I was given a a survey to fill regarding the 'live chat'. Verizon Wireless will program and activate the phone. If you're unable to activate your phone this way, or if you bring your own device, you can in My Verizon.
Online Activation The first step of the prepaid activation process is to purchase a prepaid plan online. About the Author A writer and proofreader since 2006, B. Verizon Wireless will then begin sending signals to program and activate the phone. Phones are more expensive, unfortunately Since Verizon Wireless and switch to these new types of plans, it has unfortunately done away with the old subsidies on new phones that came with 2-year contracts. No more juggling multiple balances or due dates. I asked the rep from the port center to please inform technical support of the glitch, to prevent other customers from having the same problem. This could affect your stored data, or how you've programmed or use your wireless device.
Note: Instructions for how to find that info is in the section of the Device Support page for your phone. Use Verizon Wireless coupon codes or current promotions to save on your next phone or service plan purchase. If you don't have a number, you can just hold on the line and eventually the auto answer will loop to give you options to activate a number. Once your cell phone arrives within 2-3 business days, you can activate it on your prepaid Verizon plan. Enter the order number online; you can find this on the customer receipt. Verizon is the first carrier to launch a true network, with support for both the and.
Links to both of these locations are in Resources. It will connect you to the customer service of Verizon Wireless. Image courtesy of Verizon Wireless. Presence of a third-party trademark does not mean that RetailMeNot has any relationship with that third-party or that the third-party endorses RetailMeNot or its services. Verizon Wireless Prepaid Customer Service has a decent reputation, although their number is nearly impossible to find. Verizon Wireless unlimited plans: Explained Verizon offers three tiers of its unlimited plan: Go Unlimited, Beyond Unlimited, and Above Unlimited. However, your phone records, text messages and contacts remain stored on the phone.
All plans include unlimited talk and text as well as a mobile hotspot option. If you plan on recycling the old phone or donating it to charity, perform a factory wipe of the device first to remove any personal data from the unit. Combine with other offers for an even better deal! Enter the 10-digit mobile number assigned to the phone when prompted. You can activate a Verizon Wireless mobile phone online or by calling Verizon activation on the phone itself. In almost all cases, the plans will be cheaper per-person if you activate multiple lines. Call Verizon if service is not active on the phone within 15 minutes of turning the device on. It's also one of Verizon's cheapest plans, so if you have your budget in mind, look no further.
I answered the survey and requested that a log of the 'live chat' be emailed to me. In times of congestion, your data may be temporarily slower than other traffic. You can see what you'll pay with a calculator Verizon provides on its site. They also allow data carryover and mobile hotspot usage except the unlimited plan. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 0 May 30, 2019 6 Dec 23, 2018 13 Dec 6, 2018 1 Nov 27, 2018 2 Nov 2, 2018 1 Oct 20, 2018 1 Jul 18, 2018 1 May 4, 2018 1 Oct 6, 2017 3 Sep 24, 2017 1 Sep 7, 2017 1 Jul 14, 2017 8 Mar 22, 2017 1 Jan 29, 2015 7 Jan 26, 2015 1 Feb 1, 2014 2 Oct 11, 2012 2 Jan 19, 2011 G 7 May 4, 2005 G 1 Apr 20, 2004. If activating the phone online, be sure to have your customer receipt, which will contain the order number.
When signing up for a new data plan, we recommend that you look at your history of data usage in if you have any. If you don't want your speed reduced during periods of high network traffic, you may want to get the Beyond Unlimited plan. The plans handle network congestion differently as well. Plus, each Account Member can use My Verizon to manage their own line e. All you need to do is program the new phone to complete activation and remove the old phone from the account. Both Beyond Unlimited and Above Unlimited also offer access to Verizon's 5G network where it's available and on supported devices. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness.