How do I change my SafeLink number?

A simple 2 step guide for solving this common SafeLink problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

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Safelink is a government-sponsored program that provides low-income participants with a free cell phone and monthly minutes. The phones are distributed through TracFone and are limited to one per family. If you want to switch your Safelink TracFone number, you can do so by contacting a TracFone customer service department and having a representative deactivate your current SIM card.
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You can call SafeLink here. Follow the prompts to speak with a customer service representative and inform the representative of your intent to change your Safelink phone number.
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Author:BenF3 years ago

About this Step by Step Guide

After thousands of SafeLink customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: How do I change my SafeLink number?; why haven't i recieved my minnutes yet and i have renewed my service, it's been about a month since the renewal; did not get my June minutes from safelink; says I am unable to make this call at this time; the text messages are telling me blocking is active and it wont go text; how do I check to see how many minutes I have... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 2 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 14 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting SafeLink. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

Why does GetHuman Write How-to Guides for SafeLink Problems?

GetHuman has been working for over 10 years on sourcing information about big organizations like SafeLink that helps customers resolve customer service issues faster. We started with contact information and fastest ways to reach a human at big companies. Particularly ones with slow or complicated IVR or phone menu systems. From there, we realized that consumers still needed more detailed help solving the most common problems, so we expanded to this set of guides, which grows every day. If you have other problems or questions and you can't find the solution here, please let us know. We are writing new step by step guides every day for problems like this. And if you spot any issues with our How do I change my SafeLink number? guide, please let us know by sending us feedback. We want to be as helpful as possible. If you appreciated this guide, please share it with your favorite people. Our free information and tools is powered by you, the customer. The more people that use it, the better it gets.

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