Budget Mobile Rhode Island

RI Lifeline Free Cell Phone Service

Rhode Island Tariff
Rhode Island Terms and Conditions

500 FREE Minutes*
500 FREE Texts*
For the first 3 months

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*350 free minutes and 350 free texts

Rhode Island Store Locations

Providence Store
545 Broad Street
Providence, RI 02907

Budget Mobile LifeLine offers government assisted wireless services to low income families and individuals in Rhode Island. Qualified customers will receive a free cell phone plus 350 free minutes and 350 free texts every month. We offer LifeLine discounts to qualified RI customers who meet certain eligibly requirements such as government assistance or a household income that is at or below 135% of the federal poverty level. Budget Mobile LifeLine is limited to one per household and cannot be combined with any other LifeLine offering.

All Rhode Island Budget Mobile LifeLine Eligible Customers Receive:

  • FREE cell phone
  • 500 FREE minutes for the first 3 months
  • 500 FREE texts for the first 3 months
* 350 free minutes and 350 free texts thereafter every month automatically

Rhode Island Budget Mobile LifeLine Plan Benefits:

  • NO Contracts, No Cost
  • Nationwide Coverage
  • Caller ID
  • Call Waiting
  • Voicemail
If you are already a Budget Mobile LifeLine customer Click Here To Login To Your Account

Budget Mobile Government Program

Choose from the eligible programs in Rhode Island

  • Annual Income
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
  • Family Independence Program
  • Federal Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations
  • General Public Assistance
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
  • Medicaid
  • National School Lunch (free program only)
  • Rhode Island Medical Assistance Program
  • Rhode Island Pharmaceutical Assistance to Elderly
  • RI Works
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
  • Supplemental Security Income
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
  • Tribally-Administered Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

NOTE: Due to FCC changes to the LifeLine Program, all new applicants will need to submit proof of government assistance in order to complete enrollment. There are several easy methods to submit proof eligibility; you will be able to select what method is best for you later in the signup process.

Prepaid Plans

In addition to our LifeLine Plans, Budget Mobile also offers a variety of flexible prepaid plans to fit your needs. Whether you talk a little or talk a lot, we have a 30 day plan for everyone. You can change your plan every month to fit your lifestyle or you can Add Minutes anytime you need them.

Budget Mobile PlanTalkTextData (MB)
$5.00 100 100
$10.00 250 250
$15.00 350 UNLIMITED 50
$20.00 500 UNLIMITED 250
$30.00 1000 UNLIMITED 400

For more information about our prepaid plans, please call or visit one of our Budget Mobile stores nearest you.