Enter the Pure TalkUSA Pigskin Playoff Payoff



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Did your favorite pro football team make the Playoffs this season? Even if they didn’t, with a little luck, you can still come out a winner.

Make the right picks in our Pure TalkUSA Pigskin Playoff Payoff and you could take home a brand new HTC Vivid smartphone, free mobile phone service, and/or a $50 Amazon.com gift card!

The contest is free to enter for anyone who “Likes” the Pure TalkUSA Facebook page, as well as current Pure TalkUSA customers. Continue reading

Deal of the Week: Nokia Lumia 520


Every so often, we dig through the online marketplace in order to uncover one or two great cell phone deals that we feel are worth promoting. Any phone we feature will, of course, work great with Pure TalkUSA’s simple, affordable phone service!

Nokia Lumia 520 (AT&T GoPhone) at Amazon.com

Nokia Lumia 520 (AT&T GoPhone) at Amazon.com

Nokia Lumia 520

Stay connected with this AT&T Nokia Lumia 520 mobile phone, which features 4G speed for rapid data transfer. The color touch screen with 800 x 480 resolution simplifies navigation and offers a clear view of photos, videos, documents, messages and more. Continue reading

Seniors using cell phones are much less likely to use texts


From Mashable.com (September 24, 2013):

Commercials portraying grandparents using phones and tablets to Skype with their grandkids may be deceptive — in reality, only 3% of cell phone users over the age of 65 use their smartphones to video chat.

Statista’s chart, below, shows how cell phone use differs by age group. As you might expect, teens and 20-somethings are far more likely to rely on cell phones to check email, text and listen to music than any other age group. Continue reading

Vote in the Pure TalkUSA “Name Our Phone Plan” Contest



Pure TalkUSA is getting ready to launch a few great new cell phone plan options later this month and we need your help in coming up with a name for one of our new fixed rate cell phone plans.

This new plan will give our customers the option of adding 750 fixed minutes to their account each month for only $21.95/month. Minutes can be used for both talk and text. And since the minutes are fixed, customers who use it will never have to worry about going outside of their monthly budget. It’s perfect for those who regularly use their cell phone, but don’t want to pay for an unlimited phone plan.

We want your ideas on what we should call this new plan option so we’ve listed our top 10 favorite suggestions below. Continue reading

Family cell phone plans are great option for kids heading back to school



During the school year, parents can keep track of their kids with affordable, no-contract family cell phone plans.

Whether it’s football, cheerleading, basketball, soccer, swimming, studying, band, or just plain old hanging out with friends, your pre-teen and teenage children will be super busy now that the new school year is here.

You’re going to want to keep track of them to make sure that they’re OK and safe at all times, right? Continue reading

What in the world makes Candy Crush Saga one of the best smartphone games?


Posted by: Chris
Pure TalkUSA, Marketing
Why do so many people love to play Candy Crush Saga?

Why do so many people love to play Candy Crush Saga?

I have a question for you readers — What in the world is so addictive about Candy Crush Saga? What makes it one of the best smartphone apps, as it is commonly billed?

Right now, you’re either thinking, “What is Candy Crush Saga?” Or if you’ve played the game before, you probably have at least two or three good explanations ready. For those in the former category, allow me to give you a little back ground. Continue reading