Friday, June 2, 2017

Best Cell Phone Plans for Seniors 2017

Now many wireless companies attempt to provide various cell phone plans for seniors to cater the seniors' needs, of course, that is good to have this variety of plans to make your choice, but it also may be confusing to choose the best cell phone plans for seniors. The best cell phone plans for seniors should be simple and work best to achieve the seniors' needs by including the suitable features and options at affordable prices. Here we talk about the best cell phone plans for seniors 2017, discussing their features and options to make it easier to find the right cell phone plan that fits your lifestyle at affordable prices. For who are asking for AT&T cell phones for seniors, we'll review the best available AT&T flip phone for seniors.


Best Cell Phone Plans for Seniors

All the companies that offer the plans we discuss here are from the four major carriers, which are AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint or Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO), that means they run on one or more of the major carriers' network, so you have the same coverage and reception of that major carrier. Some of the plans we discuss here are contract cell phone plans, if you don’t like to subscribe to that type of plans you can check the other plans which are prepaid (no contract) cell phone plans.

Best Contract Cell Phone Plans for Seniors

Verizon’s Wireless Nationwide 65 Plus

Verizon’s Wireless

If you are a senior who is more than 65 years old, then Verizon’s Wireless Nationwide 65 Plus is available for you, this is a 2 year contract plan with a $35 activation fee, provide a good coverage and connectivity since it is provided by one of the major carriers “Verizon’s Wireless”, if you use your cell phone frequently, this plan is suitable for you, the Single-Line Plan is a $29.99 per month plan, with 200 anytime minutes and 500 minutes at night and weekend, and pay as you go text messages, each text massage will cost $0.20, but you can’t carry over unused minutes.

AT&T’s Senior Nation 200

AT&T

This plan is powered by AT&T network, and available for 65 years  and older seniors, it’s a 2 year contract plan, and is competitive with the Verizon’s Wireless Nationwide 65 Plus and provide the same 200 anytime minutes and 500 minutes available at night and weekend and unlimited mobile to mobile calling for only $29.99, no long distance fee, and you will pay $36 activation fee for one time and you can’t carry over unused minutes.

AT&T Cell Phones for Seniors

AT&T Flip Phones for Seniors

At the current time there's no senior friendly cell phone for seniors offered by AT&T. But if you preview the features of the LG b470, you'll find it has some features that can makes it suitable for some of the senior's needs.
LG b470 - AT&T cell phones for seniors
  • 2.2 inch main display.
  • External display to show notifications.
  • Enhanced audio mode for seniors.
  • Text to speech button.
  • built-in 1.3 MP camera.
  • Supports Bluetooth.

Best No Contract Cell Phone Plans for Seniors

Consumer Cellular Anywhere

Consumer Cellular

Consumer Cellular is one of the Mobile Virtual Network Operators that uses the AT&T network and provides affordable prepaid cell phone plans for senior citizens, their plans start with as low as $10 per month and comes with no minutes, you pay only 25 cents per used minute, the next plan will cost $15 per month for 250 minutes a month. Also, if you are a member of AARP you can get 5% monthly service discount.

Jitterbug

Jitterbug

Jitterbug company provides both the Jitterbug cell phone, Jitterbug smartphone, and special designed cell phone plans for seniors, Jitterbug phones cost only $99 and are easy-to-use phones come with good features that serve the senior users such as large buttons with big, easy to read and easy to activate and an LCD with clear and high contrast text and high earpiece volume, Jitterbug offers plans for as little as $14.99 per month that give you 200 minutes and you can carry over unused minutes and no long distance fees.

That was some of the best cell phone plans for seniors, we will add more plans and update the list.


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