Why Us? | Consumer Cellular

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Low Prices

Simple, affordable cellular service that’s perfect for your lifestyle and your budget.

Our straightforward, no-contract plans are designed to save you money—in fact, an average customer pays under $28/month for all the talk, texting, and data they need. Plus, with Consumer Cellular, activation is FREE.

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Flexible Monthly Plans, With no contract

Get exactly what you need every month, with no hidden fees or fine print.

Choose what’s just right for you! With Consumer Cellular you can change your plan to fit your needs as often as you like, without any fees or penalties. And there are absolutely no contracts—we prefer to earn your business every day!

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A reputation for value

Privately owned, 100% U.S. based, and still going strong after more than 25 years.

Consumer Cellular’s growth from small startup to top-rated national wireless provider has been achieved by staying sharply focused on our core values: making the benefits of cellular technology accessible and affordable to everyone—and backing it up with great service.

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Help is always just a phone call or a click away.

Our knowledgeable, compassionate team is 100% U.S. based. In nationwide studies conducted by J.D. Power, Consumer Cellular has been ranked “#1 in Customer Service among Value MVNOs, 14 Times in a Row” and “Most Awarded Brand for Wireless Customer Support among Value MVNOs.

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Superior Nationwide Coverage

Wherever you go, we’ve got you covered.

We use the networks of the largest cellular providers in the United States, with access to 99% of the U.S. population. This gives you direct access to the widest, most established cellular networks available. Wherever you are, and whomever you need to reach, we’ve got you covered.

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Convenient Usage Alerts

It’s easy to keep track of your minutes, texts, and mobile data usage.

When you sign up for our free Usage Alert service, we will alert you by text message or email if you’re reaching your plans’ monthly limits. You can also keep track on our website, or by using the My CC app on your smartphone (if applicable).

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No overage fees

Let us take the worry out of your monthly usage.

If you do happen to go over the minutes or web data on your monthly plan, we’ll automatically upgrade you to the next level plan. This way, you always get the best possible rate, with absolutely no overage fees.


Your Consumer Cellular Plans keep friends and family connected.

Couples, families, or friends can share—and save. It’s just $15/month for each additional line! Share all of your talk, text, and web data on your monthly plans—plus enjoy free calls between phones on the same account.

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Referral Rewards

Tell friends and family, then share a special reward.

Nothing beats getting a recommendation from a satisfied customer! Tell your friends and family how much you like our service, and we’ll give you both a $20 invoice credit when they sign-up with us. Refer as many friends as you want—we’ll give you a $20 credit for every one!

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A Wide Variety of Devices

Simple to sophisticated. You can even use your current phone!

We offer a wide variety of today’s best technology. You’ll find everything from flip phones to top-of-the-line smartphones from leading manufacturers like Samsung and Motorola, as well as the latest iPhone models. If you prefer, you can even keep your current phone by using our free SIM card!

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100% Risk-Free Guarantee

We make it easy.

Our service is backed by a 100% risk-free guarantee. If you’re not completely satisfied within 30 days (data use is limited to 500MB) of activation of your service, cancel and pay nothing. It’s completely hassle-free.

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