It should work fine, but you don't need to go to a T~Mobile store to activate an account, just get a SIM and activation kit and you can activate your account online when you get it.
Here it the kit you'll need, it is $1.99 with free shipping and whatever your states sales tax is.
Go here to activate your account
when you get the kit and you can set up which plan you want.
You can buy your airtime from them or CallingMart.com. They usually have a discount coupon code about once a month, watch these forums or 'Like' their Facebook page and they post the new code there.
Originally Posted by Chaka Kahn
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