03-18-2011, 04:44 AM
| | Re: porting
On 18 Mar 2011 03:18:47 GMT, Rico <BC@dt.com> wrote:
>I've had my daughter on an add a phone account since she was 7.
>Shes now 19, oh how time flies !
>Anways, I gave her the choice of paying the actual cost I pay for her phone,
>which is only $10 a month, or get her own plan.
>She wants her own, since I don't have internet options on my plan.
>She does want to keep her old number though, since she has had it for so
>She wants a snazzy touch screen phone, and thats fine with me.
>Shes going with Verizon, so my question is how do I port her old number over
>to her [soon to be] new phone ?
>Does she get the verizon plan going, then I go to Sprint ... Or vice versa ?
You tell the NEW provider that you want to port an existing number.
They'll ask you some questions and handle everything. You don't need
to tell your OLD provider anything.