TracFone is a nationwide pay-as-you-go prepaid wireless service launched in the early 2000s. As of May 2015, there is no activation fee or credit check necessary to start using this service. TracFone has 99 percent coverage in cellular areas of the United States.
TracFone provides high-quality service by using the same cellular towers as major cellular service providers. TracFone is a part of América Móvil, which also owns Net10, Straight Talk and SafeLink Wireless.
TracFone products include phones, airtime cards and accessories. TracFone sells several types of cell phones, including camera, flip, slider, touch screen, and QWERTY keyboard. Potential customers should check local coverage before purchasing a phone and plan.