Tag Archives: phones

Government Cell Phone Plans

The government cell phone program has been a great help to many disadvantaged individuals and families since the 80s.  Cell phones make the world go around and keeps us connected to everything from families to our Facebook friends. Most of us would not know what to do without them.  There are many people would not have a phone without… Read More »

California Lifeline Free Government Phones

California free government phones are helping the low-income and the homeless with government phones. If you live in California, you may be able to get a Lifeline cell phone through the Lifeline Assistance program.   This benefits program is designed to help disadvantaged and disable residents with affordable phone service.   The controversial government phone program is extending… Read More »

Budget Mobile Phones – Lifeline Phone Service

Budget Mobile phones and cell phone service is available to the residents of  36 states in the U.S.  This Lifeline phone service is available to the public  through the Lifeline Assistance program.   They serve low-income residents throughout the US.  These government subsidized phones, give the poor access to free landline and cell phone services.  Without the help, many might not be… Read More »

The Real Deal about Obamaphones

What is an Obama phone, and who is paying for them? Lifeline is a federal program, created in 1984, by the Federal Communication Commission (FCC), during the Reagan administration. This was 12 years before Obama entered the Senate and over a decade before being elected President of the United States. The program began with the Telecommunications Act of… Read More »