Walmart $30 plan

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  1. nixie21

    nixie21 Well-Known Member

    how much does this plan cost per month AFTER. all taxes and fees?


  2. mogelijk

    mogelijk Well-Known Member

    I pay the $30 and local sales tax. Essentially, I pay sales tax when I add the money to my account; then $30, with no taxes or fees, is subtracted from the balance every 30 days to play for my plan.

    Just in case you aren't aware, you do not need to get this plan from Walmart, you can also order a phone or a SIM kit (if you want to use your own phone) from T-Mobile online.
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  3. nixie21

    nixie21 Well-Known Member

    Thanks for the information.. would love a galaxy s2 but they are so expensive!
  4. DragonSlayer95

    DragonSlayer95 Resident Air Bender Moderator

    Give or take a little between 32.50 and 33.00 if your state sales tax is 7%.

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  5. mogelijk

    mogelijk Well-Known Member

    One other option I forgot to mention is looking for a used phone. Especially with the new Nexus phone being released, some may be selling their GSM Galaxy Nexus for a price you can afford. You should also be able to find used T-Mobile Galaxy S2's for sale. The one caution with used phones is to make sure they have valid ESN's (the phone was not stolen or money owed on their contract) -- possibly the best way is, before you purchase a phone, ensure the ESN is valid at a local T-Mobile store.
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  6. doboy

    doboy Well-Known Member

    I activated the "Walmart" plan online last month and since there was already $3.24 balance on the SIM card I only had to pay $26.66 with my credit card. So I didn't have to pay any sales tax. This month I purchased $30 credit from for $28.81 (no tax) to reload my acct.
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  7. Petrah

    Petrah Psychotic Female

    As always, excellent info you've given there Mogelijk. ;)
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  8. maxwelbd

    maxwelbd Active Member

    I'm on this plan and I pay $30 every 30 days, no other taxes or fees. There probably are taxes and fees, but i'm guessing it's build into the $30. which is somewhat surprising since I'm in CA. We normally would get raped with taxes. When I was on Verizon contract, there was always $6-8/month in taxes/fees. That makes this plan all the better for me.

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