How to Change Your Cell Phone Carrier?

Answer Want to change cell phone companies and keep your number? It's now possible, though glitches have plagued the system since late last year, when federal rules requiring so-called "number portability... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Change Your Cell Phone Carrier

What kind of cell phone do you have and who is your carrier?

A Nokia...not sure which one...and I have Cincinnati Bell Wireless.

What is a cell phone carrier?

A cell phone carrier is a company that owns or leases the service of multiple cell towers, on which cell phone signals can be carried. The company then ties the cell phone into a telephone system a... Read More »

Can any cell phone be used for any carrier?

Even if the phone was unlocked and free of ties to a specific carrier, you would still be unable to use any phone with any network. Phones tend to support one of two radio technologies--GSM or CDMA... Read More »

How do i flash a cell phone to another carrier?

Contact your new mobile provider to determine if they support your cell phone model. Ask for the nearest store that has flashing equipment for your cell phone model.Take your cell phone into the st... Read More »