Author Topic: Can I use friends upgrade on VZW for my grandfathered unlimitted plan?  (Read 1822 times)

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I have my single grandfathered unlimited data Verizon plan and I'd like to upgrade to a new 4G LTE Device. If I upgrade on my own plan it will result in losing the unlimitted data.

The 2 typical options are either pay full price for the phone or use "Alternate Upgrade" meaning that you use one of your other lines which is eligible for an upgrade. I don't wanna pay full price and I have a single plan so non of those options would work for me.

If I have a friend - who is willing to upgrade one of his lines which already has the new shared data - activate it on the line he upgraded and then deactivate it and give it to me, will I be able to activate it on my account and keep my unlimitted data, or does it have to stay activated on the upgraded line for a certain amount of time?

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It'll work!

Speaking of which if anyone has a VZW upgrade they want to sell hit me up via PM.
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It'll work!

Any need to keep the new phone activate on the upgraded line for while, or can I activate it on my grandfathered in a day or 2?

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Check out the new Nokia Lumia on VZW. Perhaps the best one yet. For anyone who can live with an embedded battery def take a look.
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Any need to keep the new phone activate on the upgraded line for while, or can I activate it on my grandfathered in a day or 2?

You should be able to do it immediately. If you have a nice rep he could do it for you in the spot.
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It'll work!

Speaking of which if anyone has a VZW upgrade they want to sell hit me up via PM.

Did you try @brubinfeld?

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Dobt think that is a smart move anymore

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I tried but he didn't answer.
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I tried but he didn't answer.

PM or phone call?

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Brubinfeld doesn't reply to anything. Phone email or pm.