Promotional sales may be a dime a dozen in the cell phone industry, but for a lot of people, every little bit helps. AT&T-owned Cricket Wireless gets in the spirit of back-to-school with a limited-time promotion that trims back costs on several of its prepaid phones.
Depending on the device in question, Cricket will reduce the cost for new customers, and possibly add a $50 mail-in rebate besides.
Phones include the, which winds up being free after the discounts, Lumia , and ; the , , and ; ; and the .
Article updated to correct a previous misstatement about activation fees.