Sister company to TerraCom Wireless, Yourtel Wireless is a six-state, regional provider of Lifeline cell phones and airtime for those with low income or who are already on a government assistance program. YourTel serves the states of Kansas, Illinois. Missouri, Maine, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Washington, Rhode Island and Washington.
The Yourtel standard plan is the Lifeline Plan 250. Please note that Oklahoma get an even better deal due to Oklahoma-specific Lifeline rules.
Lifeline Plan 250
Receive 250 free voice minutes each month. You also can send and receive text messages which be be counted at a rate of 1 minute per text message either sending or receiving text messages. There are no rollover minutes with this plan. Not available in Oklahoma.
Oklahoma Lifeline 1000 Plan
Receive 1000 voice minutes each month for $1.00 per month plus fees and taxes. Text messaging will be assessed at a rate of 1 minute per text message, sending or receiving. There are no rollover minutes with this plan. This plan is only available to Oklahoma residents.
Oklahoma Lifeline Unlimited Plan
Each month you will receive unlimited voice minutes for $4.58 per month plus fees and taxes. However, importantly, there is no text messages. There are no rollover minutes with this plan. This plan is only available to Oklahoma residents.
In some areas special tribal plans are available if you live in a tribal area. You can call anywhere in the United States. Only airtime charges apply. Calls cannot be made internationally. Calls to directory assistance (411) are free.
The qualifications to get a phone from Yourtel are the same as for the other companies in the same states. You probably qualify if:
(1) You already participate in another State or Federal assistance program such as food stamps, public housing, or Medicaid (and others).
(2) Your household income is at or below 135% to 150% of the poverty level according to your state and/or the Federal Poverty Guidelines.
401 E. Memorial Road
Oklahoma City, OK 73114
For Enrollment, Customer Service, or Technical Support: 1-877-388-1082
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