What Happens When My Phone Contract Ends Virgin?

Do I own my phone after 24 months?

Typically the cost of your phone is divided over 24 months.

As long as you still owe money on your phone, you can’t leave your carrier.

When you’ve paid the phone off, you own it.

However, you won’t own any of the phones unless you pay a large fee to buy it out..

How long is left on my phone contract?

Go to ‘My product and services’ and then click ‘My plan’. It will tell you when your contract ends. The final way is to call 191 and ask customer service, or to check your bill or welcome email on which your contract’s start date will appear.

When you upgrade your phone do you keep the old one?

You basically have two options when it comes to your old phone: you keep it or you ditch it. That’s the basis of it, anyway. If you decide to keep your device, then you at least have a back-up plan in the case that something happens to your new phone.

What happens when your phone contract ends Optus?

The phone is part of the contract. Once the contract is over (12 or 24 months) you own the phone outright. Your contact just reverts to month to month at its end. Just let Optus know you want to end the arrangement on date X and they’ll refund any money not used for that month.

Can I still use my phone after my contract ends?

You can certainly keep your old phones and put them to use. … But don’t wait much more than a six months or so after your contract ends to get a new phone.

Will my cell phone bill go down after 2 years?

After your two-year term expires, you plan theoretically should reduce in price, since the phone has been paid off. But this is not the case and does not happen automatically if you’re a customer on Rogers, Telus and Bell.

Can you pay off a phone contract early?

Unfortunately, if you decide to cancel your contract, you’ll probably end up having to pay an early termination fee. Typically, this early exit fee will mean having to pay off the remainder of your contract in one lump sum, which is a lot to find in one go, particularly if you then want to splurge on a newer handset.

How do I know when my virgin contract ends?

Check your Virgin Media contract statusLog in to your Virgin Media account.Select ‘My Account’.Select ‘Check your contract details’. You’ll find your end date here.

What do I do with my old phone after upgrade?

Five things to do with old cell phonesRepurpose it: Hack it, modify it, use it in a project.Activate it: Pass it on or use it as an emergency phone.Give it away: Plenty of charitable organizations would love to have it.Sell it: Make a few bucks if it still has some life.Recycle it: Find a reputable recycler.

Can I sell my phone while under contract Optus?

Re: Selling a plan phone Unless you are leasing the handset then yes you are free to do what you want with it. You are obligated to keep paying Optus until your contract expires but whether you have the phone or not is not an issue.

How do you know when you can upgrade your phone?

There are a few ways to check if your phone is eligible for an upgrade. You can call #874 from your iPhone, and you’ll get a text message back, letting you know when you’re eligible to get a shiny new phone. You can also check via Verizon’s website.

How much does it cost to cancel an Optus plan?

Cancellation fees range from $0 to $400 (reduced the longer you are in the contract). There is also an option to talk to Optus and discus financial hardship (form).

What happens when phone contract ends?

What happens if you do nothing? You don’t actually have to do anything when your contract ends, but if you don’t then you’ll typically keep paying the same price for the same allowances. … Depending on your network the phone payments may automatically stop, bringing you down to a lower monthly price.

Do you own the phone after contract?

Remember, when your contract ends, it means you’ve paid off your handset and it belongs to you. This gives you the flexibility to choose a sim only, or pay-as-you-go deal.