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    Currently trying out Vegolink SIM Pro - an international data roaming service

    The majority of "review" sites on the web rely on affiliate links for revenue and many of them recomend the products that pay the highest commissions. Word of month from social media, including here on HoFo, is far more trustworthy.
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    If Pageplus goes "poof" one day-- what's the quickest path to having my phone up and running again?

    There have been a couple of instances where a MVNO shut down on very short notice and customer who were caught unaware lost their numbers. In 2016 T-Mobile MVNO PTel shut down on 15 days notice. I believe notice was given by email only and some users lost their numbers. See...
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    $10 T-Mobile Connect Plan is Gone

    It looks like T-Mobile has silently killed their $10/month 1 GB, 1000 minutes, 1000 texts plan. It was on 4 days ago, but now it's gone.
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    Can't edit my posts?

    Has the ability to edit ones own posts been removed? I noticed a typo in a reply post,, I made yesterday, went the edit it and noticed the edit option was missing.
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    Forum search is broken

    All searches are failing with: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused)
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    Tracfone Moto G pure battery life

    On my Pixel 3XL if I go to Settings > Display > Lock screen and disable Double-line clock I get a small digital clock with the date below it. Motos, like Pixels, typically use near-vanilla Android so you might have the same option.
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    Prepaid Compare Now Shows Which Plans Have Deprioritized Data

    I've updated my prepaid plan comparison site (link is in my signature) with a checkbox that lets you hide plans with always deprioritized data. I've also updated the Operator Profile pages and the Plan details popups that appear when you click a row in the table of plans with a Data Priority...
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    DENT Wireless free 5GB eSIM Limited Time Promotion

    Thanks again. I don't have the wheel on my Earn tab or a referral code on my Data tab. I've disabled my ad blocker, cleared the Dent app's data and cache and uninstalled and reinstalled the app and still no wheel or referral code
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    Google voice problems

    Google Voice lets you choose whether calls go over carrier voice or VoIP. Here's a screenshot showing the option in Google Voice settings:
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    New Twigby Plans

    Verizon MVNO Twigby has updated its plans. All plans now include unlimited talk and text. $10 no data, was $13 $15 1GB, was $19 $20 4GB, was 3GB $25 7GB, was 5GB $30 10GB, was $35 $40 20GB, new All plans except the no data plan include unlimited MMS and unlimited slow data after the initial high...
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    No more grandfathering?

    A reader messaged me that they got a text from Cricket Wireless saying that their legacy 5 lines for $100 plan was increasing to $130 effective July 15. Is grandfathering dead on Cricket?
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    Prepaid Plan Comparison Site Updated

    I've made a small update to my Prepaid Compare Plan Finder (link in my sig). Here's what's changed: * Added a "Data only plans" dropdown that lets you chose to include, exclude or hide data only plans from search results. * Removed all Sprint network plans because the Sprint network is...
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    Airvoice has been sold

    Airvoice Wireless has been sold to HTH Communications which also owns the Lifeline MVNOs Cintex, SFone, StandUp Wireless and New Phone Wireless as well as the MVNE PWG.
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    act fast (before March 1st) if you want ATT or T-Mobile based tracfone

    NWIDA's information comes from a screenshot of a page on Tracfone's dealer portal. It dos not include the full message. Here's the rest: It looks likes only sales of AT&T and TracFone SIMs to Tracfone dealers ends March 1. Dealers have until June 30 to activate those SIMs. Hopefully, that...
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    Issues migrating from AT&T to Verizon with same phone.

    Has anyone managed to get TracFone to activate a TF Verizon BYOP SIM using the IMEI of a phone that's currently using a TF AT&T BYOP SIM recently? I've made several unsuccessful attempts using chat and online. My wife has a Verizon Samsung SM-G935V Galaxy S7 Edge that's had a TF AT&T SIM in...
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    $30 plan now 5 GB

    The Cricket $30 plan's high speed data allotment has been increased from 2 GB to 5 GB.
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    Walmart Online Black Friday Deals are live

    AT&T Prepaid, Cricket or Verizon Prepaid Samsung A02 $39.88 (reg $69-$79) Metro by T-Mobile OnePlus N200 5G $99 (reg $189) Straight Talk TCL 4X 5G $99 (reg $199) Straight Talk Galaxy S20 FE 5G $249 (reg $699) Straight Talk iPhone XR $249 (reg $299) Straight Talk or Total Wireless iPhone 12 Mini...
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    Suggestions to replace $30 Walmart 5GB 100 min plan? Getting throttled after 5GB for streaming apps

    Me too. And now looks like it lets me switch to any of the current plans online. My SIM is 9 years old. Before the migration to the new billing system I could only switch to a couple of overpriced legacy prepaid plans.
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    Target Black Friday "deals"

    Target's Black Friday sale week starts next Sunday before Black Friday, 11/21. The prepaid deals are underwhelming. Buy 2 prepaid airtime cards or PINs, get a 20% off a third one. p9. $10 off $119.99 AT&T Prepaid Samsung A12 with $40 airtime purchase. p12. $100 Target gift card with purchase on...
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    Walmart Black Friday ad leaked, here are the prepaid phone deals

    Walmart Black Friday prepaid deals from a newly leaked ad scan: AT&T Prepaid, Cricket or Verizon Samsung A02 $39.88 (reg $69-$79) Metro by T-Mobile OnePlus N200 5G $99 (reg $189 Straight Talk TCL 4X $99 (reg $199) Straight Talk Galaxy S20FE $249 (reg $699) Straight Talk or Total Wireless iPhone...