Assurance Wireless phone upgrade options include unlimited talk and data for $30 a month or 250 additional voice minutes for $5 a month, as of 2015. Customers receive free unlimited texts and 250 voice minutes each month prior to any upgrades.
In addition to free cellphone service, qualifying customers also receive a free cellphone. Consumers can visit the company's website, AssuranceWireless.com, and check for promotional upgrades that the company offers.
Assurance Wireless is a federal Lifeline assistance program that offers free wireless service to eligible applicants. Individuals who qualify for public assistance programs or meet the income requirements are eligible for this service.