Category Archives: Free Government Cell Phones

Helpful information about how to apply and receive free cell phone services from the government.

T-Mobile Ends Lifeline Discount

T-Mobile lifeline cell phone service is coming to an end.   This major cell phone provider is pulling out of Lifeline program all together.  T-Mobile filed with the FCC,  notice of ‘Relinquishment of Lifeline Only Eligibility Telecommunications Carrier (“ETC”) Designation for the purpose of providing Lifeline Services, effective December 31, 2014.  The states covered are Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, New Hampshire, New York, Tennessee, and the District of Columbia. T-Mobile Lifeline… Read More »

Free Government Smartphones

There has been a real demand for free government smartphones!   Now, many Lifeline providers are making smartphones accessible when upgrading phones.   They are available to low-income residences who are receiving public  assistance. These subsidized phones will make it easier for those who are struggling to make ends meet.   They can still have a form of communication to their family members, as well as having a contact number for those  interested… Read More »

Free Government Cell Phones May Help Economy

There has been much discussion about free government phone service the past several years. You have your pros and cons on the subject. Some say government spending is out of hand, and giving out free phones to the poor, is the last straw.  So angered are some about the program and the current President, they have mockingly named “Obama Phones“.  Have you ever considered,  the free government phone program, may… Read More »

Lifeline Cell Phones for Low-Income Residents

Government phones, help low-income residents in the U.S. every day. Without these Lifeline phones, many would not have access to something as basic and a cellular phone service.   In times, of sickness, unemployment and other life’s difficulties; Lifeline benefits are a tremendous help to the poor. America was plunged  into financial hardship in 2008, because of the misdeeds of some financial and banking institutions.  Many lost their homes, retirement and good paying jobs.  Things are… Read More »

Reachout Wireless Free Emergency Cell Phones

Reachout Wireless free emergency cell phones, are great help, when you are in a tough spot!   These emergency phones are not  just to chat up your friends and family, but help in emergencies as well as the basic ability to communicate with others.    The FCC and the Lifeline Assistance Program, make this government subsidy possible, when you enroll in a federal assistance program, or meet the US poverty guidelines.  The Lifeline… Read More »