Consumer Cellular Adds More Minutes to Voice Plans
Consumer Cellular said that, beginning August 1, the bulk of its voice plans will include more minutes at the same price. For example, the Anywhere Casual 200 plan jumps from 150 minutes to 200 minutes, but remains at $15 per month. Similarly, the Anywhere Casual 5000 plan jumps from 4,000 to 5,000 minutes, but remains at $60 per month. The Connect Complete and Connect Max plans add more data, as well as more minutes, without changing the monthly fee. The improved plans can be used with most devices in Consumer Cellular's roster.
RingPlus To Offer Free Phone Service
RingPlus today announced a new mobile phone service plan that is ad-supported, but completely free to the customer. The ads take the form of ringback tones, which RingPlus customers hear on outbound voice calls, after dialing but before the other party picks up.
Virgin Mobile Adjusts Pricing, Intros $20 No-Data Option
Virgin Mobile USA today made some changes to its service plans. To start, the company added a new, low-cost plan for $20 per month.
Boost Mobile Adds Miami-to-Cuba Calling Plan
Boost Mobile today introduced a new calling plan that lets people in Miami call relatives and friends in Cuba. Cuba didn't have cell phones until 2008, and U.S.
MetroPCS Adds Cuba to World Calling Plan
MetroPCS today added Cuba to the list of countries included in the MetroPCs World Calling add-on plan. The add-on, which costs $10 per month, now offers 20 minutes of calling to landlines or mobile devices in Cuba and unlimited texting to Cuba at no extra charge.
Cricket Expands Calling Plans to Central, South America
Cricket Wireless today made more calling and messaging add-on plans available to a greater number of countries throughout Central and South America. For $10 per month, Cricket customers can add Columbia, Costa Rica, and the Dominican Republic to their plan.