Verizon Wireless Prepaid Terms and Conditions
Subject to Prepaid Agreement & Calling Plan. Unlimited Calling, Mobile to Mobile Calling/Messaging with Verizon Wireless Customers, Night & Weekend Minutes, and Each Additional Minute rates are for domestic calls/messages from within the Verizon Wireless Prepaid Rate and Coverage Area. Night Minutes are from 9:01 p.m. to 5:59 a.m. Weekend Minutes are from 12:00 a.m. Saturday to 11:59 p.m. Sunday. Messaging Rates are per message sent (per recipient) or received from within the U.S. to the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. Activation fee up to $35 may apply. Once activated, account balance will expire based on initial payment or in 60 days, whichever is longer. Domestic Long Distance included. Domestic Roaming Per-Minute Rate is 20¢. Detailed Billing and Premium Voice Mail are not available on Verizon Wireless prepaid plans. Coverage, varying by service, not available everywhere
Additional and Unlimited Texting apply when sending and receiving (i) Instant Messages, Text Alerts and Picture and Video Messaging Portal Messages; (ii) Messages with non-Verizon Wireless customers in the United States or participating networks in Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico; or (iii) via email. Unlimited Texting also includes Mobile to Mobile Messages with Verizon Wireless Customers. For Additional Messages, overage Messaging rates default to those of your Plan. Premium Messaging programs and International Messaging not included.
Data packages are not available on Feature Phones. All Smartphones/BlackBerry devices activated on Verizon Wireless Prepaid service require a subscription to a Monthly Prepaid Plan and Email/Data and Web service, both of which will renew automatically on the same date every month. If you do not have sufficient funds in your account to cover the monthly charges for your Prepaid Plan and Email/Data and Web service at the time of renewal, voice service will be available at the per-minute rate associated with your plan and all data services (including Picture and Video Messaging, email access and web browsing) will either be suspended (if you have a Smartphone or BlackBerry device).
Anytime Minutes, Unlimited Calling, Mobile to Mobile Calling/Messaging with Verizon Wireless customers, Night & Weekend Minutes, Per-Minute Rate After Allowance, and Text Rates are for domestic calls/messages from within the Prepaid Rate and Coverage Area. For Prepaid Monthly Plans, you must have sufficient account balance at time of renewal to cover the Monthly Access in order to receive the Anytime Minutes, Unlimited Mobile to Mobile Calling, Night & Weekend Minutes, and Unlimited Texting that are included with the Prepaid Monthly Plan. Monthly Access will be charged on the same date each month, unless you have insufficient funds to cover the Monthly Access. Unused Anytime Minutes will be forfeited on the renewal date. Monthly Access or calls rated at the Per-Minute Rate After Allowance and other charges for available services on your Verizon Wireless Prepaid plan may deplete balance prior to its expiration. Verizon Wireless will suspend your service when your account reaches $0 or your account reaches the expiration date. Unlimited Calling, Mobile to Mobile Calling/Messaging, and Night & Weekend Minutes are not available not available when your account has been suspended. Limit of 4 calling plan changes in a 30-day period.
All terms, conditions and obligations of the Verizon Wireless Prepaid Customer Agreement and Calling Plan, which cover all the details of your prepaid service, shall govern the terms of your service. Please read and understand this material before activating or using your phone. Verizon Wireless calling plans, rate areas, agreement provisions, business practices, procedures and policies are subject to change as specified in the Verizon Wireless Prepaid Customer Agreement. Our liability is significantly limited. Customers must replenish their account by providing Verizon Wireless with another payment. Any balance remaining at expiration will be removed from the account. Your wireless number is subject to termination after the expiration period, at which time up to a $35 account activation fee may apply to re-establish service. Existing Verizon Wireless prepaid customers will forfeit any unused bonus minutes in their account when changing to a prepaid Calling Plan.
You will forfeit the money in your account if you activated service without a Refill Card and did not make a call within 60 days. You must initialize the account. If activating the account with a Refill Card, the card is not valid unless initialized (using the PIN) by the date marked on the back of the card.
Toll and airtime free numbers are 911, #PAY (#729) and *611. If a charge depends on an amount of time used, we'll round up any fraction of a minute to the next full minute. Time starts when you first press SEND or the call connects to a network on outgoing calls and when the call connects to a network (which may be before it rings) on incoming calls. Time may end several seconds after you press END or the call otherwise disconnects. For calls that are made on our network, we only bill for calls that connect (which includes calls answered by machines). Charge per call for 411 Search may vary when not in the Verizon Wireless Prepaid Rate and Coverage Area.
Service availability dependent on phone model. Prepaid pricing not available with analog-only phones. Some Verizon Wireless services and features require a CDMA tri-mode or All-Digital phone with Verizon Wireless software. Included features and services may not be available when outside the Prepaid Rate and Coverage Area. V CAST (Video & Mobile TV), New Every Two®, Extended Warranty, Wireless Phone Protection, Total Equipment Coverage, Roadside Assistance, Detailed Billing and Enhanced Voice Mail are not available on the Verizon Wireless Prepaid Calling plans. Please see the Verizon Wireless Prepaid brochures for full details of the prepaid service.
Verizon Wireless Mobile to Mobile Calling
If Caller ID is not present or Caller ID Block is initiated, Mobile to Mobile does not apply to incoming calls and will apply to outgoing calls only. Mobile to Mobile is not available to customers whose wireless exchange restricts the delivery of Caller ID or with fixed wireless devices with usage substantially from a single cell site. Mobile to Mobile does not apply if call forwarding or no answer/busy transfer features are activated or to data usage, calls to check your voice mail and calls to Verizon Wireless customers using Airfone Service or any of the VZGlobal services.