Tag Archives: Cell Phones

Verizon Prepaid Updates Data Only Plans, Get 5GB For As Little As $10 – BestMVNO

By Joe Paonessa – September 30, 2021 Verizon Prepaid has updated its data only plan offers. There are new data only plans out and they now come with $30 multi-line discounts. Customers with multiple lines can get a 5GB data only plan for … Continue reading

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My Take on Unsolicited Phone Calls – September 29, 2021

In this post – Wichita woman loses $100K in ‘Microsoft scam’ KWCH September 28, 2021 – Weirdness Wednesdays September 29, 2021, I talked about scams. I have two phones – a TracFone which is a Pay As You Go and … Continue reading

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MVNO Growth Is Unstoppable! – BestMVNO

By Joe Paonessa – September 17, 2021 For every failure amongst former MVNOs (ESPN, Disney, AMP’d, etc. etc.) there are incredible success stories of those MVNOs that have solved the puzzle of having BOTH a Differentiator and a Distribution plan and have filled … Continue reading

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Boost Mobile Now Making Big Push To Promote K Health Partnership – BestMVNO

By Joe Paonessa – August 20, 2021 In May, Boost Mobile announced that it had partnered with K Health to offer free telemedicine health care services to its subscribers. Until now, Boost has done very little to market the new perk. Boost Mobile … Continue reading

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US Mobile Founder Sees Big Things Ahead After $11.5M Investment From Volitional Capital – BestMVNO

By Joe Paonessa – July 30, 2021 Early last week, Volition Capital and US Mobile formerly announced a new partnership. Volition Capital, a growth equity firm out of Boston has invested $11.5 million in US Mobile through Series A funding. US Mobile Founder … Continue reading

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GreatCall Rebrands To Lively – BestMVNO

By Joe Paonessa – June 2, 2021 GreatCall has quietly rebranded to now be called Lively. I noticed the change several days ago while browsing online. GreatCall announced the branding change to Lively via Twitter on May 20, 2021. The rebranding also came … Continue reading

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Google Fi Is Airing Some TV Commercials And Internet Video Ads Touting Its Privacy Features – BestMVNO

By Joe Paonessa – May 24, 2021 A couple of weeks ago I was watching some YouTube videos when an ad played touting Google Fi. This led me to wonder whether Google may actually also be running some TV commercials for Fi. Lo … Continue reading

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Boom Mobile Updates Plans, Get 10GB Data for $29.99 – BestMVNO

By Joe Paonessa – May 18, 2021 Boom Mobile provides service on all three major networks in the USA. The MVNO offers over 40 phone plans. Dennis Bournique of Prepaid Compare just noted a multitude of mostly positive changes from the company. Many … Continue reading

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MVNO Owners Get Together, Discuss Future Of The Industry – BestMVNO

By Joe Paonessa – Apr 5, 2021 I had the pleasure of attending the Informa MVNO Series North America Digital Symposium this week, hosted by Will Townsend of Moor Insights and Strategy ( http://www.moorinsightsstrategy.com/ ). It was two days of discussions involving new … Continue reading

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Update on Tello Service – April 29, 2021

I contacted Tello about a problem receiving texts. My first response wasn’t that positive as they indicated I needed to do a bunch of stuff I wasn’t willing to do. It included a bunch of complicated stuff. I followed up … Continue reading

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