How to Apply For a Free Government Lifeline Cell Phone

A Cell Phone is more than just a phone now. It is so easy to simply connect to our friends and family, and stay attached with the rest of the world. It has become such a regular part of our lives that we hardly even think about it any longer.

Access to security, emergency services and community resources are vital to the welfare and development of individuals and families. Easier said, the significance of wireless phone service to the average American household is crucial and that is why we Lifeline supported service are so important.

TAG Mobile is an eligible telecommunications carrier (ETC) wireless and facilities provider in 19 states. It is a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) based in Dallas, Texas. TAG Mobile provides free phone to qualified customers who meet few eligibility requirements like a household income that is at or below 135% of the federal poverty level (at or below 150% for residents of California & Texas). An individual or family can check the complete eligibility criteria online, either on the federal website or the official Tag Mobile website. Also, the applicants will qualify for the Lifeline program if they participate in any of these government benefit programs:

    • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
    • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Plan (LIHEAP)
    • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
    • Food Stamps
    • National School Lunch’s Free Lunch Program (NSL)
    • Section 8 Federal Public Housing Assistance (FPHA)
    • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

Please note that the free feature cell phone is subject to State specific laws, rules and regulations.

TAG Mobile Lifeline Services Eligible Customers Receive:

    • FREE Feature Cell Phone
    • FREE Minutes (minutes and promo offers may vary in some States)
    • Unlimited Global Messaging