Let Me Upgrade You: Inside Cellphone Buyback Plans
T-Mobile: The Carrier That Keeps Upgrading
T-Mobile’s “Jump” program allows users to trade in their devices at any time after six months or a year, but costs users an additional $10 per month. Users can add the new phone fee to their monthly bills. Ten bucks may seem affordable, but there’s a catch. If you try to purchase more expensive phones, the money is due upfront.