Cellphone plans for senior citizens are available from Consumer Cellular and Verizon Wireless. Consumer Cellular offers discounted phone plans for AARP members. Cellphone plans for individuals over 65 are available at Verizon Wireless.
There are a variety of ways to compare mobile phone plans online. To get the best cell phone plan, it is important for the owner of the cell phone plan to know current monthly usage as far as data, text messages and minutes used for calling.
Some good senior phones for 2015 include the Emporia Euphonia, Maxcom MM461, Samsung Jitterbug 5 and Snapfon ezTWO3G, according to PhoneArena.com. These phones lack the sophisticated features of modern smartphones, but they offer more accessible interfaces and useful features for less tech-savvy sen
Family mobile phone plans are cell phone plans designed for multiple users to share. They typically allow each user to have his own phone but share the minutes and data allowances, and they are billed together as one unit.
Mobile phones are important because they allow greater ease of communication and versatility in how people use technology. Without mobile phones, people would be restricted to calling on landline phones and at a disadvantage in emergencies or disasters.
To find a cheap mobile plan, compare different providers, negotiate a lower rate, ask for discounts, and choose a similar carrier as family and friends. Some extra features may not be necessary and may only add to the monthly bill.
Simplicity is, generally speaking, the guiding principle when selecting cell phones for seniors; flip phones, slide phones, large buttons and basic phone functions are paramount. The Nokia 100, Samsung Gusto 2, Alcatel 382G, Emporia CLICKplus V32 and the Jitterbug Plus are examples of these types of
AT&T offers the Senior Nation Plan, which is available to customers age 65 or older and offers special features and benefits for a low monthly cost. The plan is restricted to certain devices. Smartphones and tablets are not eligible for this service, as of 2015.
Good health plans for seniors include Geisinger Health Plan and MVP Health Care, according to Simply Seniors. Other good choices include Fallon Community Health Plan and Capitol Health Plan. Each of these plans has received accolades from the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
Large cell phones for seniors include the Jitterbug model J, Pantech Ease and Samsung Haven. Other examples include the Doro PhoneEasy 626 and Snapfon ezTWO.