You can activate Verizon pre-paid phones on postpaid (contract) service after they have been used on pre-pay for at least 6 months. Get the ESN from the seller and call into CS (*611) to make sure it can be activated BEFORE you buy.
You can also view the eligibility requirements of our Certified Pre Owned Program at the link below. This program helps:
- If your device is lost, stolen or damaged and you are not enrolled in Total Equipment Coverage or Wireless Phone Protection, you can purchase a Certified Pre-Owned Replacement device to replace your original device.