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Connecticut: Discounted and Free Government Phones

Connecticut: Discounted and Free Government Phones

| August 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Qualified Connecticut residents can take advantage of free government cell phones made possible by the Lifeline/Link-Up program. Both Assurance Wireless and SafeLink Wireless are approved to provide free cell phones and free airtime to low-income Connecticut residents that meet the qualification criteria. Connecticut also offers eligible residents discounted phone service. The discounts range between $7 […]

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Maryland: Discounted and Free Government Cell Phones

Maryland: Discounted and Free Government Cell Phones

| August 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

Maryland residents can sign up for free government cell phones through either SafeLink Wireless or Assurance Wireless. Each company ships free cell phones along with free airtime to qualified low-income residents. The free cell phone program is made possible by the Lifeline/Link-Up government program. If you’d prefer not to sign up for free cell phones, […]

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Rhode Island: Discounted and Free Government Cell Phones

Rhode Island: Discounted and Free Government Cell Phones

| July 26, 2011

If you live in the state of Rhode Island you can sign up for free government cell phones through the SafeLink Wireless ,  ReachOut, Assurance Wireless or the newcomer Q Link Wireless.  Through these programs, eligible Rhode Island residents receive a free cell phone along with free airtime. This is made possible by the federal […]

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Massachusetts: Free and Discount Government Phones

Massachusetts: Free and Discount Government Phones

| July 21, 2011

If you live in the state of Massachusetts and meet the eligibility requirements, you can sign up for a free government cell phone through SafeLink Wireless.  SafeLink will not only ship a free cell phone to you, but you’ll also get free air time. You can opt to purchase airtime above the free time allotted […]

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Discounted Government Phones in Vermont

Discounted Government Phones in Vermont

Unfortunately, Vermont residents cannot participate in the free government cell phone programs as offered through SafeLink Wireless, Assurance Wireless and ReachOut Wireless.    As of this writing (July 2011), none of the above carriers are approved to provide service in the state. Although residents cannot take advantage of free government cell phones, eligible Vermont residents can […]

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Free and Discounted Phones in Maine

Free and Discounted Phones in Maine

The Lifeline/Link-Up program makes it possible for Maine residents to enjoy free government cell phone service. Qualified residents can sign up for the service through SafeLink Wireless. Once accepted, the eligible candidate will receive not only a free cell phone but free airtime along with the phone. The amount of free airtime get depends on […]

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Wisconsin Free and Discounted Phone Service

Wisconsin Free and Discounted Phone Service

Wisconsin residents can take advantage of the free government cell phone program as offered through SafeLink Wireless. In addition to free cell phones, SafeLink Wireless provides free monthly talk time. The monthly talk time allotment varies depending on the type of plants selected. As of this writing (July 2011) the other two free government cell phone […]

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New Mexico: Discounted Phones

New Mexico: Discounted Phones

Residents of the state of New Mexico are unable to participate in the free government cell phone programs as offered through Assurance Wireless, SafeLink Wireless and ReachOut Wireless. As of this writing (July 2011), the phone companies are not approved to provide free cell phone service made available to other states via the Lifeline/Link-Up Programs. […]

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Ohio: Discounted and Free Government Phones

Ohio: Discounted and Free Government Phones

Ohio is one of the states that allow Assurance Wireless and SafeLink Wireless to offer free government cell phones to its residents. If you qualify, you can sign up for service and have a cell phone shipped to your home address. Along with the cell phone comes free airtime. The amount of airtime varies depending […]

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Discounted Phone Service in Colorado

Discounted Phone Service in Colorado

7/12/13 Update: Effective June 1, 2013, the Colorado state legislature repealed Colorado’s Low Income Telephone Assistance Program.  The Colorado Department of Human Services no longer accepts applications.  To apply for the Lifeline program, you must contact the phone service provider directly. As of this writing (June 2011), Colorado residents cannot take advantage of the free government […]

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