Budget Mobile Texas

TX Lifeline Free Cell Phone Service

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Texas 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

Texas Store Locations

Airline Drive Store - Houston
5303 Antoine
Suite A
Houston, TX 77091

Austin Store
1923 East 7th Street
Suite 160
Austin, TX 78702

El Paso Store - Kiosk
Lowe's Big 8 Market
5514 Alameda Avenue
El Paso, TX 79905
(915) 478-1974

Fort Worth Store
Fort Worth, TX 76115

SW Military Store - San Antonio
838 SW Military Drive
San Antonio, TX 78221

Budget Mobile LifeLine offers government assisted wireless services to low income families and individuals in Texas. Qualified customers will receive a free cell phone plus 350 free minutes and 350 free texts every month. We offer LifeLine discounts to qualified TX customers who meet certain eligibly requirements such as government assistance or a household income that is at or below 150% of the federal poverty level. Budget Mobile LifeLine is limited to one per household and cannot be combined with any other LifeLine offering.

All Texas 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

Texas 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 Texas

  • Annual Income
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
  • Federal Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations
  • Food Stamps
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
  • Medicaid
  • National School Lunch (free program only)
  • 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.