Owning a cell phone can be expensive. Indeed, not only do phones cost hundreds or even thousands of dollars, but they also require you to pay a bill each month.
So you search the internet looking for ways to save money… and you, looking to find free government cell phones in Utah.
But are they real?
Sort of. The government does not give out free cellphones.
But, you can get a free smartphone and FREE cell phone service if you qualify for the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) through EASY Wireless.
What is the Affordable Connectivity Program?
The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) is a program that provides discounts on monthly broadband Internet access service and certain connected devices, like a cell phone from EASY Wireless allowing companies like EASY Wireless to provide a free cell phone with free monthly service.
Ways to Qualify
Fortunately, getting these cell phones is not a complex process. If you qualify for and/or participate in specific programs, you will automatically be eligible for the ACP program:. Here is a list of the pertinent programs:
- Pell Grant Awards
- Women, Infant, and Children (WIC)
- National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
- Federal Public Housing Assistance
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps or SNAP)
- Supplemental Security Income
- Veterans and Survivors Pension Benefit
These programs are all designed to help those experiencing financial difficulties.
Qualify through Income
If your income is at or below the household levels in the chart below, you may also be eligible to qualify for the ACP program.
There are two plans available from EASY Wireless when you qualify for ACP.
1. Free Smartphone Plan: This plan is for those who do not already have a phone they can use. The plan includes
- Free Smartphone
- Free Monthly Talk & Text
- Free Monthly 5 GB of Data
2. Free Unlimited Data Promo: This plan is for those who may already have a smartphone. The plan allows users the ability to keep their own phones & numbers. It includes:
- Free Unlimited Data
- Free Unlimited Talk
- Free Unlimited Text
- Free Universal SIM card kit
Just choose the plan that is right for you when applying for ACP through EASY Wireless.
Ready to Get a Free Cell Phone?
Overall, if you believe you may qualify for a “free government cell phone in Utah”, now is the perfect time to apply! Fill out your email and zip code and press 'Click to Enroll,' to get started.
In just a few minutes you may qualify for ACP benefits and say good-bye to your cell phone bill.
Start Saving Today!
Does Easy Wireless have a reliable network?
We have been providing reliable phone services for over 20 years, and because we use one of the Largest, Fastest Mobile Networks, we can provide you with fast and dependable service.
How do I contact customer service if I have a problem?
We love hearing from our customers and offer many ways for you to contact us. Our customer service team is available Mon-Sat: 9 am-6 pm EST.
EASY Wireless also offers Live Chat, Go to our website to use the live chat service. Just click on the speech bubble in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen.
Do I need good credit?
You do not need good credit to get your free phone service, and we do not run credit checks.
Why are you giving me a free cell phone service?
At Easy Wireless, we work directly with federal programs to bring phone service to needy families. We get paid by the Federal government instead of by you.
Do I need an email address?
You will need a valid email address to get our phone service. If you do not currently have an email address, you can create one for free in just minutes. We suggest you create one with Google, known as Gmail, using these steps:
Go to gmail.com and click sign up
Complete the sign up steps and then click create account.
View your Inbox folder.
Once the email account is created, visit myeasywireless.com and sign up for your free service using your new email address.
Looking to Sign Up with EASY Wireless but Don't Live in Utah?
EASY Wireless is currently offering service in over 35 states and expanding quickly to others near you. For a complete list of states we service, check out "Announcing: EASY Wireless Expands ACP Free Cell Service to Over 35 States!".