Alltel Launches National Prepaid Service
Jan 30, 2003, 2:44 PM by (staff)
Alltel today announced Simple Freedom, a new pay-as-you-go national digital wireless service. The starter package, available exclusively at Wal-Mart stores, is priced at $68.74 and includes a Nokia handset and $10 of airtime. Calls on the Simple Freedom network cost 25 cents per minute, including long-distance. The pay-as-you-go service does not require a contract and customers do not receive a bill. Additional airtime minutes can be purchased at participating Wal-Mart locations or online.
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