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How to enroll in Device Protection+ and get coverage for your phone or tablet in case it's lost, stolen or accidentally damaged

Did you know? You can save time by doing this over the phone. Just call Customer Care at 1-888-944-9400

Be Prepared With These Time-Saving Tips

Good to know:
  • You must enroll in Device Protection+ within 30 days of your device activation
  • Device must be in good working condition

    Devices are considered to be in good working condition when: the device functions as expected and no physical, cosmetic and/or liquid damage exists.

  • You can enroll in Device Protection+ if you are the account owner, an authorized contact

    You may appoint one or more persons to manage your account ("Authorized Contacts"). These Authorized Contacts will be able to access and make changes to your account, including but not limited to; view information about the account, add and/or terminate lines of Service, purchase equipment, extend and/or renew the IT, make payments on the account, etc. You are responsible for any account changes and/or purchases made by any Authorized Contact. Authorized users could be:

    or have power of attorney on the account
  • Learn more about the features and benefits of Device Protection+
Make sure to have:
  • A valid, government-issued photo ID

    A valid photo ID is a government- or state-issued ID that is not expired and that has a clearly distinguishable photo. Including (but not limited to): driver's license, state issued identification card, passport, military ID, Personal Identity Verification (PIV), federally recognized tribal ID.

    , such as a driver's license or passport, if visiting a store
  • The device, if visiting a store, for verification of it's condition and eligibility for enrollment
  • Your U.S. Cellular account PIN, if completing this transaction over the phone
  • Form of payment

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