SafeLink Wireless was created by the folks at TracFone to provide free wireless phone service to folks who qualify. Prior to the advancement in wireless technology, the Lifeline program only pertained to land lines. With advancing technology and societal life style changes, TracFone realized that more and more people would benefit more from a free cell phone than free land line and thus created SafeLink Wireless.
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 […] Read More