1. AC Question's Avatar
    Hello!
    I have been trying to follow along with a few threads and have researched online but I want to double check that this would work in my situation as well.

    There are three lines on my plan. Line 1 has unlimited and is eligible for an upgrade. Line 2 and 3 have the 2GB for $30 plan and are not eligible for an upgrade until Feb. 2015 and April 2015.

    From what I have read so far, in order to keep my unlimited data plan on line 1, I need to transfer the upgrade from line 1 to line 2. Order the phone online with line 2. Then when the new phone comes, do not turn it on, but take out the sim card and replace with the sim card from line 1 phone.

    Is this correct? Also, will this add two more years to line 2 so the renewal date would be Feb 2017 instead of 2015?
    Thank you!
    08-17-2014 08:11 PM
  2. kil187's Avatar
    There was a thread on this already, it was active as I just did the upgrade through Best Buy using the info in the thread but it mysteriously just disappeared? Funny....
    Either way I was told to not use the sim that came with the phone and use the existing sim in your current phone and you should be ok. I opted to upgrade my main line BTW, hopefully this thread stays up long enough to post my results in keeping my UDP.....

    Edit: not trying to thread jack, sorry for not answering your question, I just know there was a thread with the answer that I was following and its just gone now...
    08-17-2014 09:29 PM
  3. cnotes2019's Avatar
    Hello!
    I have been trying to follow along with a few threads and have researched online but I want to double check that this would work in my situation as well.

    There are three lines on my plan. Line 1 has unlimited and is eligible for an upgrade. Line 2 and 3 have the 2GB for $30 plan and are not eligible for an upgrade until Feb. 2015 and April 2015.

    From what I have read so far, in order to keep my unlimited data plan on line 1, I need to transfer the upgrade from line 1 to line 2. Order the phone online with line 2. Then when the new phone comes, do not turn it on, but take out the sim card and replace with the sim card from line 1 phone.

    Is this correct? Also, will this add two more years to line 2 so the renewal date would be Feb 2017 instead of 2015?
    Thank you!
    That is correct. But new contract will be from the day you do the upgrade until two years later so if you do it today contract end date is 8/18/2016


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    08-17-2014 11:35 PM
  4. kil187's Avatar
    BB method worked for me as of today
    08-21-2014 08:54 PM
  5. bmangia1's Avatar
    "Starting August 24, Verizon is expected to introduce a policy change that will require customers upgrading to a smartphone at a discounted price to keep a data plan attached to that smartphone for the duration of its contract. This will prevent customers from having a cheap feature phone on one line and an unlimited smartphone on another, upgrading the feature phone line to a discounted smartphone and then moving that smartphone to the unlimited line"

    Wonder if this will have any impact on this method....
    08-24-2014 01:45 AM
  6. cnotes2019's Avatar
    "Starting August 24, Verizon is expected to introduce a policy change that will require customers upgrading to a smartphone at a discounted price to keep a data plan attached to that smartphone for the duration of its contract. This will prevent customers from having a cheap feature phone on one line and an unlimited smartphone on another, upgrading the feature phone line to a discounted smartphone and then moving that smartphone to the unlimited line"

    Wonder if this will have any impact on this method....
    Doubtful but we shall see


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    08-24-2014 01:51 AM

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