If you're looking for a pay as you go plan provider, you've come to the right place. Make sure that you don't buy a pay as you go phone before you've read our review of the provider or providers you have in mind.
Below you'll find our list of best rated providers - from the best (five stars) to the not so good (1 star). You can read our review on each prepaid cell phone provider and/or shop for the best deals from that provider.
Our rating: 4.5 stars, Read our Net10 Review
Net10 still offers its simple rate that made it a prepaid wireless leader: 10 cents per minute and 5 cents per text message. But recently they've added more options, including a 50 dollar unlimited talk, text, and web plan. they have also reduced rates on their 600 and 900 minute cards, dropping them to 7.5 and 6.7 cents, respectively.
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Our rating: 4 stars, Read our AT&T Review
AT&T, America's second largest wireless carrier, has maintained a high profile for its GoPhone prepaid service for many years. They offer a number of plans that can fit different consumers' needs..
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Our rating: 4 stars, Read our Boost Mobile Review
Boost Mobile got its start as an MVNO of the Nextel network, where it gained notoriety for providing walkie talkie service. Nextel eventually bought Boost, and Sprint in turn bought Boost along with Nextel. Now Boost focuses more on Sprint's CDMA network.
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Our rating: 3.5 stars, Read our Kajeet Review
Kajeet has offered cellular service with a focus on the pre-teen, or tween, demographic. Since they serve such a young crowd, they place great emphasis on their parental controls, most of which are unmatched in the industry.
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Our rating: 3 stars, Read our T-Mobile Review
T-Mobile offers and array of phone and plans that can fit anyone's needs and budget, Their pay-as-you-go plans offer flexible calling rates, while their Monthly 4 G plans offer smartphones with prepaid plans.
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