Assurance Wireless is a Lifeline Assistance program brought by government which is supported by the FUSF (Federal Universal Service Fund). Registration is accessible to those who qualify the criteria of federal or state-specific program. Another criterion for qualifying is household income. To be part of this program, an individual should also provide proof of program participation or proof of income.
Eligibility to own an assurance Wireless Phone
The Lifeline Assistance program is available for only 1 wireless or wire line account per home. People who live on temporary addresses are also qualified.
When customers sign their Assurance Wireless application, they have to confirm that they are qualified for the Assurance Wireless Program powered by government agencies. They also have to confirm that they are the leader of family and that their home will receive only one lifeline concession.
Various tariff plans of Assurance Wireless
Apart from application approval and receipt of the Assurance Wireless phone, a person needs to follow the instructions involved in the conventional Quick Start Guide. Once the phone is activated, the customer will receive his/her first 250 free voice minutes and 250 FREE text, messages. Customers will continue to receive the 250 free minutes and 250 free messages every month until he or she is no longer qualified for the Assurance Wireless Program. If a person purchases a $5 plan, he will be receiving a total of 500 voice minutes and 500 text messages every month as long as he has a account balance of $5 in his account when a fresh new month starts.
If an individual purchases a plan of $20, that person will receive 1000 total voice minutes and 1000 text messages every month as long as they have a minimum balance of $20 in their cash account in the starting of a new month. In case an individual purchases plan of $30, he will get Unlimited Talk, unlimited Text messages, and internet plans, in short he will be receiving a total Unlimited plan for voice calls, text messages, and internet access every month as long as he/she have an account balance of $30 at the start of a new billing month.
Working of Lifeline Phone Program
In case an individual has not enough balance in their accounts for a selected offer, they will still receive 250 FREE voice minutes and 250 FREE text messages each month. There is only one condition that they should be eligible enough to receive the benefits of this program.
To go on with the Lifeline service from Assurance Wireless, a person must confirm that he is still eligible for the Federal Lifeline Assistance grounded on contribution in certain community assistance programs such as SSI (Supplemental Security Income).
Customer can certify their continuing eligibility for this Lifeline Assistance program by various ways. They can use their Assurance Wireless phone to call the automated phone line at 1-888-653-9262 and follow the prompts in order to receive the service. Or they can Visit their official website i.e. www.assurancewireless.com and click on Annual Certification for further information.