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Old March 15th, 2012, 09:46 AM
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Somebody told my wife that in the US Virgin Islands cell phones can be used just as if the person was anywhere in the US .

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Does this apply to specific carriers or is it universal ?
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Somebody told my wife that in the US Virgin Islands cell phones can be used just as if the person was anywhere in the US .

My question is :

Does this apply to specific carriers or is it universal ?
Like any travel with a cell phone, it is going to depend on your carrier. I have Sprint, and they have towers in the US Virgin Islands. Your carrier may or may not. Like always, call your carrier and ask them.
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Call your provider or visit their website. It all depends on your plan and provider.

I have Verizon and "regular" users will see a $1.99/minute for voice usage in USVI and .99/minute for Puerto Rico.

I have an International Roaming plan and these calls are included. If my wife uses her phone then the rates apply. It isn't worth switching over unless you plan on doing a lot of International travel.

All plans and providers are not equal.

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Thanks ,we will call our provider
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Our provider does not charge for calls in PR or the USVI.

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We called our provider today ,there are roaming charges . Hopefully we will not need to use our cell phones.
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Does anyone know if T-Mobile works in the Bahamas?
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