Cricket Wireless Introduces More Savings as Consumers Prepare for Tax Season

Reduced Prices on Select 4G and LTE Smartphones for Everyone, Plus Discounts for Customers Who Port their Number to Cricket

Jan 21, 2016, 08:30 ET from Cricket Wireless

ATLANTA, Jan. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2016 tax season officially opened this week and millions of Americans will be deciding what to do with their rebate: save or splurge?  At Cricket, you don't have to choose.  Starting tomorrow, all customers can enjoy reduced prices on several 4G and LTE smartphones from Cricket's line up, and customers that port their number to Cricket can save with deep discounts* on premium Samsung Galaxy® S 6, the feature-packed LG Risio, the popular entry-level ZTE Sonata 2, and more.

"We are helping our customers save more this tax season – without compromising -- on a great phone and great service," said Janna Ducich, vice president and chief marketing officer, Cricket Wireless. "With instant discounts of up to $100 and everyday Cricket benefits, customers can save more of their tax refund while feeling like they're splurging."

Everyday benefits for Cricket customers include:

  • No annual contracts
  • Simple plans starting at $35/mo after $5 Auto Pay credit
  • Plan prices are all in, with taxes and fees included – no hidden fees.
  • More 4G LTE coverage nationwide than T- Mobile, MetroPCS, Sprint, or Boost.
  • Calls and messaging in and between U.S., Mexico, and Canada included in Smart ($50) and Pro ($60) plans.
  • Access to Cricket Rewards, the only customer loyalty program of its kind in the prepaid space.

Please visit for more information on Cricket's tax promotion.

About the new Cricket Wireless

Cricket is bringing consumers more value with a simple, friendly, and reliable nationwide wireless experience with no annual contract. The power of Cricket is our nationwide 4G LTE network that covers more than 310 million people; easy and affordable plans prices that include taxes and fees – no surprises; and a great selection of phones customers love. Cricket, Something to Smile About.  To check out the new Cricket or find a store near you, visit And connect with us on Facebook at and Twitter at

Cricket is a subsidiary of AT&T Inc. Coverage not available everywhere. © 2016 Cricket Wireless LLC.  All rights reserved. Cricket and the Cricket logo are trademarks under license to Cricket Wireless LLC. 

*Limited Time Offer. Activation on a qualified plan(minimum $40 per month) required. Tax & first month svc charge due at sale.  Excludes ports from AT&T. Activation and other fees and restriction apply. See store for offer details. © Cricket Wireless LLC. All rights reserved.

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