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harvey007 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-23-09 07:13 PM
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Best cell phone for a senior citizen?
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Can anyone recommend a cell phone for a senior citizen (late 70's) who's technologically-challenged?

(besides the Jitterbug phone)
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  -Best cell phone for a senior citizen? harvey007  Sep-23-09 07:13 PM   #0 
  - Here  DainBramaged   Sep-23-09 07:14 PM   #1 
  - Now that's just wrong....  HysteryDiagnosis   Sep-23-09 07:16 PM   #3 
  - Yeah, the simple prepaid cell phones.  MineralMan   Sep-23-09 07:15 PM   #2 
  - The Samsung Knack is very straightforward  musette_sf   Sep-23-09 07:21 PM   #4 
  - Doesn't anyone have a serious answer? It's not a joke.......  Alameda   Sep-23-09 07:21 PM   #5 
  - I am old, I was around when they did the beta testing on  HysteryDiagnosis   Sep-23-09 07:35 PM   #10 
  - I gave a serious answer.  MineralMan   Sep-23-09 07:36 PM   #11 
  - Try Consumer cellular (AARP magazinge) I just  demosincebirth   Sep-23-09 07:43 PM   #12 
  - I went to the AARP website and found some great deals. $10 a month  monmouth   Sep-29-11 04:06 PM   #21 
  - depends on your provider...  madrchsod   Sep-23-09 07:28 PM   #6 
  - I'm 77 and now have a Motorola Razr but I've had a cellphone  virgogal   Sep-23-09 07:29 PM   #7 
  - Why not Jitterbug?  Gman   Sep-23-09 07:30 PM   #8 
  - The Samsung phone Jitterbug uses sells for $150  DJ13   Sep-23-09 08:10 PM   #15 
     - I have Jitterbug and it is not pay as you go. I pay only $14.95 a month.  RebelOne   Oct-11-11 07:02 AM   #23 
  - You might take a look at the ClarityLife  MajorChode   Sep-23-09 07:31 PM   #9 
  - Here at Amazon  DainBramaged   Sep-23-09 07:52 PM   #13 
  - My parents are rocking out with the Motorola W385 on Verizon  Sen. Walter Sobchak   Sep-23-09 07:59 PM   #14 
  - No Bells, no whistles. I use a tracfone and have been very  Paper Roses   Sep-24-09 04:55 AM   #16 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-25-09 11:38 AM   #17 
  - I use Virgin Mobile - no contracts - $5 month $9.99 for phone  2Design   Sep-26-09 07:03 PM   #18 
  - We both have T-Mobile prepaid and I use a very basic Motorola  quiller4   Jan-09-10 04:54 PM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-23-11 09:09 AM   #20 
  - I've been using Tracfone. Works well and is cheap.  RKP5637   Oct-02-11 08:38 PM   #22 
  - I got my dad a Pantech Breeze II.  The Velveteen Ocelot   Oct-13-11 04:41 PM   #24 
 

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