The retailer announced an exclusive partnership with TracFone Wireless to launch Straight Talk, a no-contract cell phone plan that gives users unlimited minutes, texts and mobile Web access for $45 a month. A second plan is also available: For $15 less, users can downgrade to 1,000 minutes 1,000 texts and 30MB of Web usage. Straight Talk will be available at 3,200 Walmart stores beginning October 18.
Customers can purchase plans and refill their monthly balances at Walmart stores or online at Walmart.com or StraightTalk.com. Also available at Walmart are a range of Straight Talk phone products priced from $39.98 to $99.88."