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Yet another Verizon Unleashed question
wiko98
Member

Hello all.  I have been a Verizon PP user for about 7 years.  Although I've always read this and other Verizon forums, I had to register today to ask a question regarding Verizon Unleashed.  I know that is only offered in Florida and Southern California.  My question is since I live in neither state but know people in both, whats to stop me if I had them purchase one for me, register it and then mail it to me where I live.  I'm happy with my service(7 years) but does Verizon really think this might not happen?  At only $50 for the Pantech Caper it would be worth the risk even if they did find out and bricked the phone.  Your thoughts anyone........ 

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Re: Yet another Verizon Unleashed question
spottedcatfish

I believe that you would have to use a phone number local to one of those areas.

 

Other than that, I doubt Verizon cares.  If your friends/family are willing to go to the trouble, and you want to change your number, go for it.

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Re: Yet another Verizon Unleashed question
Ginsberg
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as long as you activate it using say one of your friends address that the zipcode matches up to that area you should have no problems. Verizon wouldn't brick the phone . They have to many accounts to worry about someone saving a few bucks and using a phone in another area. pretty much if you activate it with quailfing zip and area code your peachy
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