How to Add Minutes to Free Government Phones

By | March 2, 2012

Do you need to know how to add minutes to your Reachout Wireless, Safelink Wireless, or Reachout Wireless phones?  We can help! If you have a free government phone, you need to know how to add minutes, or air time.  It  is pretty easy; though it may vary slightly from company. Some people will not need more than the 250 minutes, but then if you talk and text a lot, you can buy more time.   Here are links to help you add air time to the three major phones.  Click on the link of the phone company you are receiving service from.

How to Add Minutes to a Safelink Wireless Phone

To add air time to your Safelink phone, enter the,  key “Menu,”  which will take you to the “Prepaid” menu and press, “Select;  which will take you to “Add Airtime.”  Follow the promptings add your card number and pin which will be found on the back of the card.  If you have a special promotional code add that; if not click no.  If you have any problems with this process. [more]

How to Add Minutes a ReachOut Wireless Phone

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The allotted time for ReachOut Wireless phone is 250 minutes.  That’s a little over 4 hours.  Do you realized how easy it is to talk a half hour or hour on the phones?  That is why ReachOut wireless offer  their LifeLine clients a variety of ways to add more time to your phone. [more]

How to Add Minutes a Assurance Wireless Phone

Adding time to your Assurance Wireless phone is simple.  You can purchase a Virgin Mobile Top-Up card in most supermarkets, drug stores, department and phone shops.  The plan includes 250 minutes monthly.  If you want to add more time, pay $5 to get a total of 500 minutes a month. [more]

I have highlighted how to add minutes, to the 3 major free phone providers.  Adding air time. is similar no matter what cell phone provider you are using.  If you do not see you phone company here, go you their website, to find out how to add minutes.

Safelink Wireless – Adding Minutes

2 thoughts on “How to Add Minutes to Free Government Phones

  1. Alicia friou

    All I want to know is how to check my mins on my phone

    1. Pamela Wilson-Lipscomb Post author

      This depends on the company you have your phone service with. Some will show right on you cell phone. Call you provider to find out how many minutes you have left on your phone.

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