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Straight Talk Bill

What to Do When You Can’t Pay Your Straight Talk Bill

Straight Talk is a phone company offering cell phone service through Walmart Stores. Straight Talk is a no-contract cell service provider. Customers purchase the phone and pay for monthly service as desired. There are no credit checks and service can be started and stopped as needed. Talk, text, data and unlimited plans are available. Straight Talk does not bill the consumer for cell service unless the plan is placed on the auto refill plan.

How to Pay the Bill

Straight Talk phone plans are payable in various ways. Payment methods may vary based on the service location and type of plan associated with the phone.

Pay online: With any Straight Talk plan you can pay your Straight Talk bill online at Consumers simply log in to their online account and pay for the next month’s service. You can pay for service in advance and place the following month on reserve. When your current month expires, the reserved money is used to pay for the following month.

Pay with a Straight Talk card: Straight Talk cards are available at most Walmart Store locations. The cards have a PIN number on the back. From the Straight Talk website, enter your phone number and the PIN from the back of the card. The credit will be processed and added to your account.

Pay with a special service plan: Special unlimited service plans are available from Straight Talk. Special services plans bill for 3, 6 or 12 months in advance. Customers choosing the 12-month unlimited plan save about $40 a year.

Pay with auto-refill: Associate your Straight Talk phone with a funding method and each month your service will be renewed. If funds are not available for the renewal price, your bank may charge an overdraft fee and your Straight Talk service may be discontinued.

Questions About Your Billing Statement and Account?

Straight Talk charges no fees for service. The FAQs section discusses activation fees and credit check information. If you have additional questions, the customer service department is available at 1-877-430-2355.

How the Penalty Fees Work

There are no penalty fees associated with Straight Talk phones and plans. The customer pays for cell phone service in advance of the following month. If service fees are not paid, service will be discontinued until the plan is renewed.

The automatic payment option may be associated with bank penalty fees if money is not available in the bank account to cover the monthly charge.

I Can’t Make a Payment

If you can’t pay your Straight Talk bill you will lose phone service. Unlike traditional phone service, there are no local, state or federal agencies offering cell phone bill support for Straight Talk service. Some Straight Talk phones require data plans and others traditional talk and text plans. If you cannot pay for the data plan service, you may be able to choose a less expensive phone that requires only talk and text.

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61 Comments on “Straight Talk Bill
  1. HI my name is Caitlin. I am having some problems comming up with the money for my phonebill at the moment. I would like my phone on now, but i wont have the money for it until after the holidays. Is there anyway i can have my phone activated?

  2. Hi my having issues with money. I’m a single mother with a 4 year old. I really need
    My phone account activated. I get paid on the 1st of every month. Ill pay a
    100.00 on the frist. Please help me.

    • smart Arse – if you had read the article regarding needing help with your bill you wouldn’t have left such an asinine comment. It is you who should step away from the Internet until YOU know what the fuck your talking about! You are a perfect example of a true moron!

  3. Your both idiots. If you could just go online and ask for money wouldn’t everyone do it? You both should step away from the computer and not use the internet again till you know what fuck your doing. Thank you.

  4. I am discontinuing my Straight Talk phone. Please do not take any more payments from my bank account. I became discouraged after 6 months of trying to get my phone calls and trying to pick up my voicemails. It was an issue with the locking system on the phone. It always locked and had to be unlocked and it didn’t allow me to get to my phone in time.

  5. My service has been cut off and my daughter paid my bill. I have poor eyesight and she takes care of my bills in fact she paid it ahead of time

  6. I have set here all afternoon trying to contact Straight Talk, by phone and the Internet, I think it’s funny that you can’t talk straight to anyone! how do I speak with customer service? I want to set up a auto-refill!

  7. My bank canceled my old credit card due to Home Depot breach. I need to know if my cc or checking acct is bein billed. If it is the cc then I need to give ya ll my new cc #. Pls let me know shortly. Thx sg

  8. i have a question, if my cell phone planes ends on the 30th of this month and i cant buy a refill card until the first of December will i lose the phone number that i have now? thank you for your time

  9. I want to make sure my autobill was changed to a new credit card and I want to know how to do it in the future online.

  10. I run out of service at midnight on may 12 2016 at midnight I am night able to pay until may 13 2016 at 3:15 Friday

  11. Im Stephanee I’m going to lose my cell phone service at midnight July 27th 2016.. I get paid on the 29th. My mom who lives in Las Vegas is dying and I need to stay in touch with my sister and I can’t pay my bill,until then…can you please help….

  12. Ive been with straight talk for yrs and I’ve always paid my bill but thosonth I was $55 short on rent so I took my $45 for my phone to put with rent so he’s tackin the Balance on next months rent. My husband gets paid Mon so if possible can plz get an extension for 3 days. Also I have 2 Newborn granddaughters I have all the time and I need my phone for emergencies and Dr

  13. I am on disability I get check 3rd Wednesday of every month days differ from each month u take out cash on 19th this month I get check on 21st. Ian been trying to talk to human on phone is their a number in can do so?

  14. Hello my name is Kena and i love alone and I owe a monthly payment for my students loan of 174.36. I have to eat this month as well as get back and forth to work by public transportation because I dont own a car. All I have is 40 dollars left if my paycheck to last me until next week. I would like some assistance please my bill is due tomorrow morning anything you can help with would be great and I thank you in advance for the time you’ve spent reading my message and considering mevas a candidate have a wonderful day

  15. I was in the hospital four months with severe blood clots I have been with straight talk for years never asked for an extension.i lost everything living in a 30 temparoy home. Please help need seven days.

  16. I am trying to pay my monthly pymt from my mothers paypal acct. before my account expied but was unable to figure out how to and now phone acct. expired

  17. I have a small business I started at the beginning of the year and I usr my straight talk phone to recieve krder calls from customers. Unexpected break downs have haplend and have largely cost me more then I have. I need help and cam pay by Wesnday if its at all possible it would be very much appreciated.

  18. My straight talk Service just renewed but got a new phone for Christmas can I use the rest of the month Service in my new phone if so how do I do that

  19. I am homeless looking for a job but can’t have anyone call me cause my service plan ran out is there anyway I could get an extension please.

  20. my house was recently cleard out by theifs have been a customer for a long time is there any way to get ann extinsion

  21. Hello I have been homeless for about weeks and haven’t been able to get the money to pay my bill which is due 03/28/2019. I have saved up 28.00 to pay for the bill and have been avidly searching for a job. I would ha e more but I am currently living in my car and have to keep gas in it and food in my stomach. Is there someone that can help me.

  22. Blessings had an unexpected bill hit me this month and my straight talk bill is due to be off on Tuesday 4/2/19 I get paid on 4/5/19 and due to me needing my phone for work I was wondering if I could get a 3 day extension which will keep my service on until my pay day I left metro to straight talk and metro offers 48 hr extension so I figured straight did to Need answers

  23. Hey my name is Kywajee. I am having some problems comming up with the money for my phonebill at the moment. I would like my phone on now, but i wont have the money for it until Wednesday. Is there anyway I can have my phone activated?

  24. I have been I have been with straight talk for a while now my phone got shut off at midnight I tried efforts at Lee to contact somebody customer service I don’t know how many times they said they couldn’t help me transaction were made on my bank they froze my account I needed my phone in order to keep in contact with my bank they refused to help me I have spend a whole lot of money with straight talk I will take my business elsewhere and so will all of my family all I asked for was a two-day extension and can’t even get that to resolve the issue with my bank my account is frozen I have no access to $1 of my money nothing I didn’t ask for free phone service I’ve paid early many of times this is not showing any customer service

  25. My fiance is currently hospitalized w heart problems and diabetes. I need an extension until he gets better. I have no way of checking on his daily progress. Please..

  26. Can I have an extension on my phone until this Friday 7-31-2020.
    Times are extremely difficult. I promise I will refill on Friday.

  27. Can I have an extension on my phone until this Friday 7-31-2020.
    Times are extremely difficult. I promise I will refill on Friday.
    I will not use data like the internet. Just talk and text until Friday

  28. Hey i am unable to pay my bill I have been in the hospital and my phone service has been interrupted is there anyway I can get my service turn back on and I will be able to pay on are before the 21st

  29. I would like to get and extention i was in the hospital my service has been interrupted I will be able to pay on are before the 21st can my service be back on today

  30. I recently became unemployed 3 weeks ago.
    My service date ends today.
    I need my phone in order to get another job.
    Is there any way I can get at least 3 day extension so I’ll be able to be available to any employers that may call me?

  31. I dont get paid until tuesday and I broke my old phone and I’m trying to switch from t mobile to this. Is there anyway you can work with me until then please I need a phone with work and my kids.

  32. I dont gelt paid until tuesday and I broke my old phone and I’m trying to switch from t mobile to this. Is there anyway you can work with me until then please I need a phone with work and my kids.

  33. Hello, im dusty and i recently had my debit card stolen. My card was deactivated and a new one is on the way. The only wsy to pay my bill is by my checking acct which straight talk doesnt do. Ive tried several places and sites with no resolution. Any help would b freatly appreciated.

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