TPO Mobile Officially Announces US Closure

TPO Mobile Announces Official USA Closure, Customers Will Be Migrated To Ting

Joe Paonessa - Nov 28, 2018
Word broke in May that TPO Mobile may be exiting the USA market.  A short while later TPO Mobile sent out a notice to its shareholders that it was working on a deal with Ting to migrate its customer base there.  Now both items have finally come to fruition. TPO
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TPO Mobile Likely Closing Down US Business

TPO Mobile Likely To End Service, Here Are Some Providers You Can Port To

Joe Paonessa - May 18, 2018
Que up Freddy Mercury and Queen’s Another One Bites The Dust.  It looks like U.K. stationed TPO Mobile is about to exit the USA market. A few days ago TPO Mobile sent out a press release to its investors detailing the MVNO’s financial position.  From November through April the company’s
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Harbor Mobile Is Discontinuing Service For Its Remaining T-Mobile Customers

Harbor Mobile Legacy Subscribers Need To Find A New Provider

Joe Paonessa - Nov 10, 2017
Harbor Mobile was a T-Mobile and ATT business plan reseller. Over two years ago the company stopped selling service on the T-Mobile network.  At that time its customers were told that they would be able to keep their T-Mobile based plans indefinitely as Harbor Mobile converted over to an AT&T
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Kajeet Mobile Closing Down Effective 8/23/2017

Kajeet Mobile Closing Down, Switch To Any TPO Mobile Plan And Get Your First Month For One Cent

Joe Paonessa - Jul 20, 2017
Kajeet has been notifying its subscribers that they will be ending cell phone service effective 8/23/2017.  The company has stopped activating new lines, and has partnered with TPO Mobile who will give former Kajeet customers one month of service for just 1¢. The offer is available for all TPO Mobile
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After A Little Over A Year In Business, Charge Decides To Shut Down

Data Only Provider “Charge” Is Shutting Down

Joe Paonessa - Jun 1, 2017
Charge launched itself into the MVNO stratosphere with good intentions in early 2016.  The Sprint MVNO hoped to differentiate itself from other providers by offering data only plans for smartphones and tablets.  There are only a handful of providers who cater to this particular niche and Charge saw it as an
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Mast Mobile Closes Down

Mast Mobile Provider Of Business Plans Is Closing Down

Joe Paonessa - May 19, 2017
Mast Mobile launched with much promise over 1 year ago.  The company was started in part by two former Virgin Mobile executives who together with a couple of other partners were able to raise $12 million in venture funding.  That’s no small feat given how highly competitive the MVNO market
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EnVie Mobile Abruptly Halts Service

Another One Bites The Dust: enVie Mobile Abruptly Stops Providing Service

Joe Paonessa - Mar 11, 2017
Prepaid Phone News picked up a bit of information stating that enVie Mobile was shutting down and rather abruptly.  EnVie Mobile has since confirmed this on their own website. EnVie Mobile has issued the following vague statement in regards to the closing: Due to circumstances beyond our control with our
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RingPlus Sues Sprint Closes Down

Sprint Lies, Ringplus Sues, Service Halted And Subscribers Forced To Look For A New Provider

Joe Paonessa - Feb 4, 2017
It looks like subscribers of the Sprint MVNO Ringplus will have to find a new MVNO provider.  Ringplus sent out a notice to its subscribers yesterday that it will be forced to cease operations on February 11th, 2017 as Sprint intends to cut off services at that point to the
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Defense Mobile Temporarily Stops Accepting New Customers

Defense Mobile Stops Accepting New Customers

Joe Paonessa - May 12, 2016
Defense Mobile first came to the market in 2013 as a Sprint MVNO and it has since been operating as an AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon MVNO targeting active and retired military personnel and their families.  The MVNO offered 10% of its net profits to non-profits supporting veteran families in need
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Harbor Mobile Forced To End Service As AT&T Reseller, Customers Have Until May 8th To Port Out

Joe Paonessa - May 6, 2016
A Bestmvno.com visitor sent in a tip that Harbor Mobile has informed him via text message that they will no longer be offering service on the AT&T network as an AT&T reseller.  The claim was also backed up by a post on the Harbor Mobile website. Unfortunately, subscribers will have
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Kajeet Mobile Closing Down Effective 8/23/2017

GIV Mobile and Ptel Shutting Down, Limited Time To Port Your Number Out

Joe Paonessa - Jan 21, 2016
News is circulating that long time T-Mobile MVNOs Giv Mobile and Ptel are closing down at the end of the month.  Customers of both of those providers will have until January 26th to port out. It’s a sad day to see the two sister MVNOs shut down after being in
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Solavei Closing Down

Solavei Shutting Down December 4th

Joe Paonessa - Nov 21, 2015
Solavei Shutting Down December 4th, 2015 It looks like T-Mobile MVNO Solavei could not survive after its bankruptcy filing and restructuring. The company has announced that effective 12/4/15 it will no longer be offering service and members will need to transfer their number to a new service provider. To help
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BYO Wireless Shuts Down

BYO Wireless Shuts Down, Customers Transferred to Budget or Selectel

Joe Paonessa - Sep 1, 2015
BYO Wireless is No Longer Offering Service BYO Wireless was an MVNO that had operated for years, and sold service as a T-Mobile and Verizon MVNO.  Customers tended to find value in their Verizon based plans that came in at a variety of price points fulfilling various needs. It had
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Voyager Mobile Logo

Voyager Mobile Closing Down

Joe Paonessa - Aug 9, 2015
    Customers of Voyager Mobile will need to find themselves a new service provider as the Sprint MVNO has announced that it is closing it’s doors and shutting down service effective September 9, 2015 at 11:00 PM EST. The MVNO had been in service for four years, but in
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BrightSpot Mobile

Brightspot Mobile Goes Dark, Service Shutting Down December 31st

Joe Paonessa - Jun 2, 2015
BrightSpot Mobile Going Dark on December 31st It looks like the rumors are true, T-Mobile MVNO Brightspot Mobile, is shutting down on the last day of the year December 31st, 2015. Prepaid Phone News is reporting that a text message has been sent out to current Brightspot Mobile customers informing
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