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Joe Paonessa

Joe Paonessa is the founder of He started BestMVNO in 2013, because like many of you, he was unhappy with the high price he was paying his wireless provider for cell phone service. After researching how to cut costs on his phone bill, he came across the terms MVNO and prepaid wireless, and learned there was a way he could keep using his favorite network without having to pay a premium price for it. Through, Joe has been sharing his research about MVNOs and prepaid wireless so that others can learn how to save money on their own phone bills. Joe's current providers are T-Mobile Prepaid and MobileX. When he's not working on BestMVNO, you may find Joe playing pickleball or going out for a run. For inquiries use the contact button.

US Mobile Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2023 $20.83/Month Unlimited Starter Plan Offer

US Mobile Black Friday Deal: $20.83/Mo Unlimited Plan With Annual Prepay

Joe Paonessa - Nov 24, 2023
US Mobile’s Black Friday offer has launched as a teaser to its Cyber Monday deal. Customers can get US Mobile’s Unlimited Starter plan for $20.83/month when they prepay for a year of service at $250. The price includes all taxes and fees. The Unlimited Starter plan includes 30GB of monthly
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Boost Mobile 4 Unlimited Lines For $100 Holiday 2023 Offer

Boost Mobile Stores Have 4 Unlimited Lines For $100 With A Big Catch

Joe Paonessa - Nov 23, 2023
Boost Mobile has launched several new store exclusive offers for the holiday shopping season. One offer is for 4 unlimited lines for $100, but it comes with several catches. Perhaps the biggest is its limited availability. The offer is only for customers in markets served by Boost’s native 5G network,
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Visible Launches New Visible Payback Free Device Offer Program

Visible by Verizon Quietly Removed Free Device Swap, Replaced By Visible Payback

Joe Paonessa - Nov 23, 2023
Visible by Verizon quietly removed its device swap program, in favor of a new offer called “Visible Payback.” The device swap program gave customers a free Visible compatible phone when they traded in any old phone they had as long as it turned on and wasn’t already compatible with the
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Boost Mobile Online Black Friday Deals Moto G Stylus 2023

Boost Mobile’s Online Black Friday Deals Include $19.99 Moto G Stylus, Mostly Continuation Offers

Joe Paonessa - Nov 22, 2023
If Boost Mobile’s Black Friday 2023 online phone deals are now all out, they mostly seem like continuation offers. They are all offers that have either been running, ran not too long ago, or are slight variations of previous offers. Featured online offers include the Moto G Stylus 2023 for
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Total by Verizon $99.99 Google Pixel 6a Black Friday 2023 Deal

Total by Verizon & Straight Talk BF Deals Include $99 Pixel 6a, $49 iPhone SE

Joe Paonessa - Nov 22, 2023
Straight Talk and Total by Verizon have their limited time holiday deals out. The offers are highlighted by a $49 iPhone SE from Straight Talk, and a $99.99 Google Pixel 6a and free Samsung Galaxy A13 5G from Total by Verizon. The $49 iPhone SE from Straight Talk offer is
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Tracfone Google Pixel 6a Black Friday HSN Holiday Phone Plan Bundle Deal

Tracfone HSN Holiday Deal Is A Google Pixel 6A, 24GB Data 1Yr For $219.99

Joe Paonessa - Nov 22, 2023
Tracfone, via the Home Shopping Network, has a good deal on a bundle for the holiday shopping season. Customers can now pick up a brand new Google Pixel 6a bundled with an annual plan with 24GB of data for just $219.99. The normal price of the bundle is $299.99. Alternatively,
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Red Pocket Mobile Black Friday 2023 Deals

Red Pocket’s Black Friday Deals: $25/Mo 30GB Annual Plan, $10 For Any Monthly Plan

Joe Paonessa - Nov 22, 2023
Red Pocket launched some of its Black Friday 2023 and holiday shopping deals a few days ago. The MVNO has discounted its annual and monthly plans. Every monthly plan the company sells is now available for $10 for the first month. Annual plan pricing has been cut by up to
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Boom Mobile Black Friday 2023 Deal

Boom Mobile Takes Shot At Mint Mobile, Holiday Offer 10GB Plan For $15/Month

Joe Paonessa - Nov 21, 2023
Boom Mobile has launched its Black Friday offer. It’s a new customer offer on a 3-month plan. The plan comes with unlimited talk, text, and data with the first 10GB of data every 30 days available at up to 5G data speeds. After 10GB, data speeds are reduced to 2G
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Visible by Verizon Black Friday 2023 Deals

Visible by Verizon’s Holiday Deals; Visible+ Plan $35 For Life, $240 Off iPhones

Joe Paonessa - Nov 21, 2023
Visible by Verizon’s Black Friday 2023 deals are set to launch on 11/22/23 and there will be a special offer available exclusively on Cyber Monday, 11/27/23. The Cyber Monday featured offer will be that Visible by Verizon will offer you their flagship unlimited plan, Visible+ for $35/month for life. The
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Mint Mobile Black Friday 2023 Sale

Mint Mobile’s Annual Black Friday Deal Is Back, Buy 3 Months Get 3 Free

Joe Paonessa - Nov 20, 2023
Mint Mobile’s buy three months get three months free offer is once again back for Black Friday. This is the fourth consecutive year that Mint Mobile has run this offer. However, last year the offer first became available in stores including Target and Best Buy in early October before later
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Xfinity Mobile Black Friday 2023 Deals

Xfinity Black Friday Deals: Free Year of Unlimited Data & Free Samsung Galaxy A54 5G

Joe Paonessa - Nov 17, 2023
Xfinity Mobile has launched its Black Friday deals, highlighted by an offer for a free Samsung Galaxy A54 5G, and buy one $30 unlimited line get one free for a year. There are other deals as well including get $800 off select 5G phones with trade-in or $500 off without
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Tello Mobile Black Friday 2023 Deals

Tello Mobile Black Friday 2023 Deals, One Month Discounts On Two Plans

Joe Paonessa - Nov 15, 2023
Tello Mobile has launched its Black Friday 2023 offers. The T-Mobile powered MVNO has discounted its 1GB and 2GB plans. The 1GB plan is available for $6 and the 2GB plan for $8 for new customers and new lines only. The discount is for the first month of service, then
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Consumer Cellular Shot on Flip Phone Marketing Campaign Displayed Throughout NYC Area

Consumer Cellular Debuted ‘Shot On Flip Phone’ Outdoor Ad Campaign

Joe Paonessa - Nov 9, 2023
Consumer Cellular recently launched an ad campaign that’s surprisingly centered around a new flip phone from the brand, the $69 IRIS Flip. The campaign, “Shot on Flip Phone,” is an extension of Consumer Cellular’s Freedom Calls marketing campaign which launched earlier this year. According to the latest prepaid report from
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Prepaid SIMs On Display At A Kansas Area Walmart 10-30-23 via Wave7 Research

Prepaid Wireless Competition Heats Up, 3 Low Cost Brands Arrive At Walmart

Joe Paonessa - Nov 8, 2023
Prepaid competition at Walmart intensified at the end of October with the introduction of three new to the store brands: MobileX, Google Fi, and Red Pocket Mobile In September, MobileX announced it signed a multi-year exclusivity agreement with Walmart with availability in select stores planned for October. Towards the end
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Boost Mobile iPhone 12 Online Offer

Boost Mobile Offering iPhone 12 Online For $149.99, $99.99 In Stores

Joe Paonessa - Nov 3, 2023
Boost Mobile has a new offer online for the 64GB iPhone 12. New customers can pick it up for $149.99. Customers that head to their local Boost Mobile dealer can get it for as low as $99.99 with a number port in. Of course, each deal has its own requirements
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