Verizon Wireless Introduces America's Choice 65 Plus Calling Plans

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest customer loyalty, announced today the availability of America's Choice® 65 Plus calling plans, designed to meet the needs of customers ages 65 and older.

With America's Choice 65 Plus calling plans, customers now have an easy way to stay in touch with friends and family on the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network. Customers can select from two plan options: America's Choice 65 Plus Single Line Plan, which includes 200 anytime minutes and 500 Night & Weekend minutes for $29.99 monthly access, or the America's Choice 65 Plus Two Line Plan that includes 450 shared anytime minutes and 1000 shared Night & Weekend minutes for $59.99 monthly access. Both options include domestic long distance and IN calling, which allow customers to connect with more than 60 million other Verizon Wireless customers from coast to coast without using their plan minutes.

"America's Choice 65 Plus calling plans are an important response to customers' requests for wireless service for those 65 and over," said Rob Miller, vice president-marketing for Verizon Wireless. "There is clearly a need for a wireless product for those who may be scaling back a number of aspects of their lives. American's Choice 65 Plus is for those customers. Along with our robust portfolio of America's Choice Plans and mobile phones, we are confident that Verizon Wireless can provide customers with the best wireless experience regardless of their age or lifestyle."

The America's Choice 65 Plus calling plans are available today and can be used with any phone in the Verizon Wireless device portfolio. Coupled with the latest device, the Verizon Wireless Coupe, the America's Choice 65 Plus offers the perfect wireless option for those whose wireless lifestyle no longer requires large bundles of minutes.

Customers interested in the America's Choice 65 Plus calling plans and the Verizon Wireless Coupe may visit Verizon Wireless Communications Stores including those in Circuit City, call 1-800-2 JOIN IN or go to  

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