Quick Answer: How Long Can I Suspend My Verizon Service?

Can I temporarily disable a cell phone?

Suspending a line on your account enables you to temporarily shut off talk, text and cellular data.

Suspending a line is a great feature if you ever happen to lose your phone or if it is unfortunately stolen.

Some parents also use it to control when their children can use their phones..

How do I Unsuspend my phone?

Reactivate wireless serviceGo to Account & services > My wireless.Scroll and select the device you want to unsuspend > Manage device & features.If prompted, select See device options.Next to the suspended device, select Reactivate.Follow the prompts to reactivate service on your device.

How can I get out of paying my Verizon bill?

You don’t “get out of” paying the bill. If you owe money and fail to pay, Verizon can and will disconnect your service and send your outstanding balance to collections.

Can I temporarily suspend my Verizon phone?

You can suspend your service with the My Verizon app or online in My Verizon. Visit our Suspend Service page to get started: Select the device you want to suspend.

What happens if you don’t pay your Verizon bill?

Late fee charges are charged at the rate of 1.5% of the balance that wasn’t paid by the due date or $5 (whichever is greater) or as permitted by law. For example, if your unpaid balance is $50, each month until you’re current, a late fee of $5 is charged to your bill (since 1.5% of $50 is less than $5).

How do I suspend a line on Verizon?

The My Verizon app is only available for Android™ devices running 5.0 or higher and Apple® iOS devices running 11.0 or higher. Visit the My Verizon website to suspend or reconnect service….Select an option: Try a Reduced Rate Suspend. Keep billing me.Tap Continue.Tap Confirm.Tap Done.

Can I pause my phone contract?

You most likely can’t suspend it. One option is to sell your current phone to pay off your current contract, then sign a new one without an upfront payment (and one that includes free roaming). That way you get to switch and you get a new phone.

How late can you be on your Verizon bill before they shut it off?

If your account has otherwise been in good standing, Verizon may wait up to 60 days from the missed payment before disrupting your cell service. However, if you’ve missed a payment before, your service may be shut off the same week as your missed payment.

How can I get out of my Verizon contract without paying?

The only way to cancel is to head into a Verizon store in person or call Verizon’s customer service line. They need to be able to verify who you are before they go losing any money – ahem, canceling someone’s account. If you want to cancel, you can call Verizon’s cancellation line at 1-844-837-2262.

How do I temporarily disable my child’s phone?

Turn off Android phones Google’s Family Link app allows you to schedule a span of time for the phone to be off, such as bedtime. But you can also completely lock the device so kids can’t even get into it. Family Link requires two downloads, one for your phone and one for your kid’s.

Does Verizon charge to suspend line?

It is free only if you suspend via your on-line My Verizon account; if you call Customer Service and have them do the suspension, there is a charge. If you suspend without billing, your contract will be extended for the amount of time of your suspension.

What happens when you suspend your phone?

Suspending your device essentially means suspending the phone number associated with your device. Here’s what happens when you suspend your device/number: your device can no longer send or receive calls or texts and cannot access the cellular data network.