Get a free Android™ phone and wireless plan

Stay connected to every side of you with a free phone and wireless plan. When you qualify for both Lifeline and ACP with TruConnect, you'll receive:

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New Android™ Smartphone

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Unlimited talk & text

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Unlimited monthly data*

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Free international calling**

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Enter your Zip Code and Email to get started:

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Enroll

Answer a few simple questions to see if you’re eligible for Lifeline and the new Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP), a federal initiative to provide all Americans with broadband Internet service.

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Activate

Once you’re approved, we’ll send you a free device or SIM card for your compatible phone. When your package arrives, just follow the instructions and you’ll be connected in no time!

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Use

Keeping your service is as simple as doing what you love. Talk and text as much as you want, or use your data on your favorite apps. If you’re active every month, your service will stay active.

Lifeline is your line

Lifeline is a government program that subsidizes phone service for qualified customers.

If you meet the eligibility requirements, you can get one free smartphone and monthly service for your household. Ready to connect? TruConnect offers Lifeline in 37 states, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Qualifying programs include:

  • Medicaid / Medi-Cal
  • SNAP / CalFresh
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance or Section 8
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Veteran and Survivors Pension Benefit
  • Multiple Tribal Assistance Programs
  • Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC - California Only)
  • Learn more about Lifeline

Qualifying programs include:

  • Medicaid / Medi-Cal
  • SNAP / CalFresh
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance or Section 8
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Veteran and Survivors Pension Benefit
  • Multiple Tribal Assistance Programs
  • Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC - California Only)
  • Learn more about Lifeline

What’s the Affordable Connectivity Program?

The ACP is a federal government program committed to providing all Americans with broadband Internet service. If you’re eligible, your household will receive one free smartphone and monthly service.

Qualifying programs include all Lifeline programs, plus:

MyTruConnect keeps you connected.

Manage your account

With MyTruConnect, you can keep track of your monthly data usage, renew your plan, update account information, and stay informed.

Add or upgrade

If you're running low on data or international minutes, add a Top Up to your account. You can also upgrade your device from the app.

Earn rewards

Need a boost? You can earn free virtual currency within the app, called Trumans, then convert those into Top Ups for more data.

Save your data

Get unlimited data when you find and connect to our network of more than five million hotspot locations, all accessible within the app.

 
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MyTruConnect App Screen on mobile smartphone

Renew Lifeline

As a TruConnect Lifeline customer, you’re required to renew your free phone service each year to stay connected. Remember, Lifeline is non-transferable. Only eligible customers can enroll, and the program is limited to one service per household.

Get Started

* Unlimited data may be throttled based on our Terms and Conditions
** To select countries: Mexico, Canada, China, South Korea, Vietnam