You will learn how to get a free cell phone for veterans and enjoy the benefits of being connected to friends, family, and your world. You'll also learn how to receive free phone service through the Lifeline Program.
What is the Lifeline Program for Veterans and How Does it Work?
The Lifeline Program is an FCC program that provides free wireless phone service to people who meet certain program or income requirements.
How Do Veterans Qualify for Free Mobile Phone Service?
You can qualify for free mobile phone service with Lifeline Program providers like EASY Wireless if you are already receiving government benefits from:
- Veterans and Survivors Pension
- Federal Public Housing Assistance
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps or SNAP)
- Supplemental Security Income
- Income 135% below the Federal Poverty Guidelines
Millions of veterans across the country qualify for this military benefit every year!
If you are a veteran receiving disability pay from the Veteran’s Administration, you may also qualify for Lifeline based on your income level (Click here).
How Lifeline can save you money?
Lifeline can veterans save money every month by eliminating or reducing expenses for phone services. You can save on average $62 per month by getting a free smartphone and service.
Additionally, there are no contracts or long-term commitments with this plan and you can cancel at any time.
What are the benefits of a Free Smartphone for Veterans?
There are many reasons to get a free smartphone in addition to saving money. Cell phones can help veterans stay connected to family and friends, which is especially important for those who are separated or live far away from their loved ones.
Free government cell phone plans through the Lifeline Program provide peace of mind by ensuring that you will always be able to make an emergency call if needed.
Having a cell phone is also crucial for veterans who are looking to find jobs or apply for jobs online. Free cell phones help give veterans the freedom and security they need in order to be successful.
Other Benefits of Lifeline Cell Phone Service
Lifeline carriers, such as EASY Wireless, can provide other benefits as well, including access to 911 emergency services everywhere across the U.S. Free cell phone plans also include important features like voicemail and caller ID.
How to Save Even More By Adding Emergency Broadband Benefits
Eliminate monthly internet bills without losing speed through the EBB program.
What is the Emergency Broadband Benefits Program (EBB)?
EBB is a government-funded program that offers discounts on regular monthly broadband Internet access and certain connected products.
As a veteran, if you qualify for Lifeline, you are automatically qualified for Emergency Broadband Benefits (EBB).
Through EASY Wireless you can receive UNLIMITED Data at no charge as part of your EBB benefits.
What Does a Lifeline and EBB Ultimate Benefits Package Provide You?
When you combine Lifeline and EBB, you not only get rid of a monthly cell phone and internet bill you also get a FREE brand new touchscreen smartphone once you qualify.
All of this and more is provided to veterans through our EASY Wireless Plans.
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Ready To Get Your Lifeline Phone Service and EBB Benefits for Veterans?
As a veteran-owned company, EASY Wireless makes it simple for you to enroll in Lifeline service and EBB.
For Personalized Service with an In-Store Customer Service Agent
Once you are approved for Lifeline and EBB you will be set up with FREE Unlimited Talk, Text, Data, and a NEW smartphone before you leave the store.
Speak with an EASY Wireless Customer Service Representative
Call our customer service representatives to sign up at (888) 792-0076. Our hours are Monday to Saturday 9am - 6pm (Eastern Standard Time)
Online Enrollment for Lifeline and EBB
To apply online, click the "Sign Up Now" button to check if you qualify with EASY Wireless.
FAQs About Cell Phones for Veterans Through Lifeline
Can I transfer my Lifeline Benefits to a Family Member?
The Lifeline Program is available on one account per household. However, you can add low-cost additional lines to your Lifeline account. Check with your service provider for eligibility.
How can I get a free government cell phone?
While the government does not provide free cell phones, it does providefree and discounted cell phone service through the Lifeline Program. Your Lifeline carrier, such as EASY Wireless, provides your FREE cell phone.