Assurance Wireless provides an online application for those seeking free government cellular phones on its website, AssuranceWireless.com. Applicants must provide some personal information and meet certain criteria to be eligible for the service.
The Assurance phone program provides free cell phones to eligible individuals. Individuals qualify based on federal or state-specific criteria. Each month, customers receive free minutes and free text messaging.
Find the Assurance cellphone application by clicking the Apply Now link on the Assurance Wireless main page. This application process checks local availability and eligibility and begins the account setup. Account setup is not finalized until documentation of eligibility is provided.
Assurance Wireless phones are free cell phones, serviced by Virgin Mobile that are issued to people who qualify based upon need. The phone service is billed at a discounted monthly rate through the Federal Lifeline program initiated in 1995.
Assurance Wellness is part of a government program affiliated with Virgin Mobile that provides free cellphones for eligible customers. In addition to receiving phones, the program participants also get to choose a phone plan, such as 500 free minutes each month for the first 4 months and unlimited f
Cell phone service providers participating in the free government phone program, or Lifeline Assistance, offer virtual or printable applications on their websites. Budget Mobile and Assurance Wireless are two such companies.
As of 2015, there are three application methods for Assurance Lifeline: applying online, completing and mailing a printable form or calling Assurance Wireless at (888) 898-4888. The online application and the mail-in form are both available on AssuranceWireless.com by navigating to the Check Availab
In its FAQ section, Assurance Wireless lists that it replaces phones that are reported as lost or stolen. The original phone service is suspended, a replacement phone is shipped at low or no cost, and service is reestablished on the new phone once it has arrived.
Assurance Wireless does not offer cell phone plans because it is a federal Lifeline Assistance program run by Virgin Mobile. Assurance Wellness customers do not have seasonal contracts or activation charges. New customers have to apply to join the program and can submit their applications online.
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.