Mobile Phones Android 52 52 people found this article helpful America's Choice 65 Plus Senior Cell Phone Verizon Plan by Eric Bernatchez Writer Eric Bernatchez is a former Lifewire writer, freelance journalist and programmer who acts as a web usability consultant and runs his own website. our editorial process Eric Bernatchez Updated on July 04, 2020 Robert Kirk / Getty Images Android Switching from iOS Tweet Share Email Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. Read on for all of the information you need on the Verizon Wireless cell phone plan named America's Choice 65 Plus, a senior citizens cell phone plan. Basic Package Minutes Included: 200Monthly Fee: $29.99Designed For: senior citizensNights (From 21h To 6h): 500 minutes Nights And WeekendsWeekends: 500 minutes Nights And WeekendsVoice Mail: InclCall Waiting: InclCaller ID: InclCall Forwarding: Incl Rates And Cards (Prepaid Only) What would be the real cost of that senior citizens' plan for you? The Service Plan Comparison Calculator will tell you and automatically compare it with other senior citizens cell phone plans to find the best one for you. Long Distance Calls And Roaming Domestic Long Distance: Incl.Calls To Canada: $0.19 surcharge per minute*Roaming While In Canada: $0.69 per minuteRoaming While In Mexico: $0.99 per minute* Given the high price of cell phone long distance, it is generally smarter to use a long distance calling card. Important Extra Fees One-Time Setup Fee: $35.00 *No-fee Return Delay: 30 " daysEarly Termination Fee: $175.00 * Important advice: Setup fees are just a trick to make a bit more money. Most carriers will accept to waive that fee if you call them to complain about it BEFORE subscribing to one of their service plans. Appear scandalized when they tell you about the fee and say you will kill the deal and you'll see how fast any setup fee will disappear. ** Carriers typically also charge special taxes that vary depending on the state Notable Fine Print: Detailed billing is $1.99 per month. Tolls, taxes, surcharges and other fees, such as E911 and gross receipt charges, vary by market and as of July 1, 2007, add between 4% and 34% to your monthly bill and are in addition to your monthly access and other charges. Monthly Federal Universal Service Charge (varies quarterly based on FCC rate) is 11.3%. Monthly Regulatory Charge (subject to change) is 4¢ per line. Monthly Administrative Charge (subject to change) is 70¢ per line.