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Where is a good place to buy good used cell phones that are web capable?

My contract with Verizon is not up yet, but I hate my phone. I want another phone that I can put unlimited mobile web on, until my contract is up in February, then I can get one at discount pricing. So where is a good place to find used phones? I looked at Ebay, but I'm really worried about purchasing on there for fear of being ripped off. I don't want to spend more than $75.oo. Is there anywhere else to look? And what do I need to look for and be weary of online?

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Asked by wmjsease at 12:30 PM on Jun. 29, 2011 in Technology

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  • Google it, eBay and amazon.

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 12:32 PM on Jun. 29, 2011

  • check craigslist

    Answer by SabrenaLeigh at 12:38 PM on Jun. 29, 2011

  • We buy our phones on craigslist, we always find someone that is willing to meet us at the store for activation to make sure the phone is clean and is able to be activated. That way they are in your area and you can meet in a public location and can get it taken care of. We have sprint so I dont know if you're able to do it with Verizon or not but you can also ask them for the ESN or whatever its called on Verizon and check in on the website to make sure it isn't activated on another account that hasn't paid their bill or something. Good luck finding a phone!

    Answer by husky_grlie08 at 12:38 PM on Jun. 29, 2011

  • google; craigslist; amazon; ebay

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 10:40 AM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • craigslist, ebay

    Answer by tazdvl at 10:42 PM on Jul. 6, 2011

  • I know a bunch of people who have purchased phones off of craigslist... I'd check there first.

    Answer by ethans_momma06 at 11:37 PM on Jul. 7, 2011

  • ebay or craigslist.

    Answer by aj23 at 11:58 PM on Jul. 7, 2011

  • You always take your chances on a refurb phone ~

    Answer by tasches at 1:59 PM on Jul. 13, 2011

  • EBay

    Answer by rinamomof2 at 6:04 AM on Jul. 19, 2011

  • No idea, here's a bump

    Answer by elasmimi at 7:57 AM on Jul. 20, 2011

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