Cricket Expands International Calling Features with Unlimited Calls to Mobile Phones in...

Cricket Expands International Calling Features with Unlimited Calls to Mobile Phones in Mexico

~ Cricket now offers Unlimited Calls to Landlines in more than 90 Countries with Unlimited Calls to Mobiles in Mexico for $20 Per Month ~


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SAN
DIEGO, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Cricket Communications,
Inc. today expanded its international calling product line with the introduction
of Unlimited International Long Distance Plus, giving U.S. Cricket Wireless
customers the ability to make unlimited calls to mobile phones in Mexico. The
new product, available starting Sunday, September 15, in Cricket Wireless
stores, select dealer locations and at

http://www.mycricket.com,
also includes the capabilities of Cricket’s existing Unlimited International
Long Distance product, which comes with unlimited calls to landline destinations
in more than 90 countries around the world, including Mexico, and unlimited
international messaging. The new product is priced at $20 per month.

 


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“We’re excited to introduce Unlimited International Long Distance Plus into our
popular suite of international calling products,” said Dave Wasby, vice
president voice and data services for Cricket.  “This new product makes it easy
for Cricket customers to stay in close contact with friends and family in Mexico
without having to worry about the cost, limited minutes, prepaid calling cards/PINs,
or having to distinguish mobiles from landlines. International calling is very
important to many of our customers, and this new product delivers tremendous
value.”

 


Cricket offers five international calling products that customers can use with a
Cricket Wireless monthly rate plan to meet their needs and budget.

 



Unlimited Int’l Long Distance Plus


 



$20/month



Unlimited Int’l Long Distance


 



$10/month



Mexico Local Number


 



$5/month



Global Local Number


 



$10/month



Global Plus Bundle


 



$15/month


  • Unlimited calls to landline destinations1 in more than 90
    countries including Mexico


  • Unlimited International messaging


  • Unlimited calls to mobile phones in Mexico


  • Unlimited calls to landline destinations in more than 90 countries
    including Mexico


  • Unlimited International messaging


 


A local number in Mexico that family and friends call to reach you on
your Cricket phone in the US without being charged for an international
call


A local number in one of more than 40 countries that family and friends
call to reach you on your Cricket phone in the US without being charged
for an international call


Includes Global Local Number, 500 minutes of int’l calling to landlines
and 30 minutes of int’l calling to mobile phones

 


1


Landline or Mobile determination is based on the termination fee charged by the
local carrier.

 


Next week marks the start of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15),
recognizing the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the U.S. and
celebrating the Hispanic and Latino cultures. Monday, September 16, is also
Mexican Independence Day, and Cricket will offer

free calls to
Mexico

all day from Cricket owned stores across the country.

 


Those wishing to call family and friends in Mexico at no charge on September 16
need to simply visit any Cricket owned store in the U.S. and speak with a store
representative. All calls will utilize the new Unlimited International Long
Distance Plus product. To find a location near you, please go to 
https://account.mycricket.com/cricketlocations/
.

 

As
part of the activity around the launch of Unlimited International Long Distance
Plus, Cricket will also host on Tuesday, September 24, a MORE Tech online chat
with Spanish language technology blog Tech Notas. People can follow the #cricketchats
and #charlacricket hashtags on Facebook and Twitter to learn about the best
phones and apps to use to make everyday living better, and for an introduction
to Unlimited International Long Distance Plus.

 

For
more information about Cricket’s dynamic service and newest device lineup,
and to check availability, visit 
http://www.mycricket.com
or a Cricket Wireless store near you. Follow Cricket’s latest news and updates
online via

Facebook,
Twitter
and

Instagram
.


 


About Cricket


Cricket is the pioneer and leader in delivering innovative value-rich prepaid
wireless services with no long-term contracts. Cricket offers nationwide
wireless voice and mobile data services over high-quality, all-digital 4G LTE
and 3G CDMA wireless networks. Cricket’s innovative products and services,
including the award-winning Muve Music® – the first music service
designed for a wireless phone, are available nationwide at Cricket branded
retail stores, dealers, national reta
ilers
and at http://www.mycricket.com . For more information about Cricket, please
visit http://www.mycricket.com .

 

SOURCE 
Cricket Communications, Inc.

Cricket Expands International Calling Features with Unlimited Calls to Mobile Phones in Mexico