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Stupid Question: How does a Verizon upgrade work?

Asked by livelaughlove21 (15623points) February 11th, 2014

I’m due for my first upgrade with Verizon on September 11 of this year. I’m just wondering how that works.

Do I “sell” them my phone and they take that amount off of a new phone? If so, do they give you a decent amount or am I looking at getting $20 off of my next phone? Also, is the price of my new phone the “with 2-year contract” price since I’m re-upping or is it the full price?

My husband is visually impaired and his Droid Incredible’s 4-inch screen just isn’t cutting it. I want to get him the HTC One Max because it has a 5.9-inch screen. The “with 2-year contract” price is $300, but the full price is $600. I’m not paying $600 for a phone when he got this one for free with our contract.

So, if someone could explain this to me, that’d be great!

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