Simple, Low Cost Mobile Phone Service

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Piedmont Credit Union is pleased to join forces with CU Wireless to offer simple, low-cost mobile phone service to you, our members.  Plans have no activation fees and start at just $9.99 per month.  A contract is not required.  This is an exclusive offer just for credit union members and it's perfect for the casual or occaisional cell phone user.  Read on below about all the features available.  When you're ready to sign up, contact CU Wireless at 877-818-3656 or visit

Keep things simple

With monthly plans as low as $9.99, you can have the security of a phone for emergencies without complicated and expensive contracts.  Standard plans include:

  • Voice mail
  • Call forwarding
  • Call waiting
  • Three-way conference calling
  • Free Roadside Assistance
  • Free roaming and long distance anywhere in the U.S at no additional charge.

You can use your minutes any time, so a CU Wireless phone is ideal for casual use. Plus, your mobile phone is easy to use and doesn’t have the costly extras that can quickly inflate your bill.

Since there’s no contract required, you can cancel service anytime without a cancellation fee.

Simply pick a plan, purchase a basic phone, and set up automatic payment for the monthly service fee from your Piedmont CU checking account or credit card.

To sign up, contact CU Wireless at 877-818-3656 or visit


CU Wireless also offers MinuteGuard, a free service that alerts you before you exceed your plan's monthly allotment of airtime.

Choose from different pre-set minute limits.  Once the limit is reached, an automated text or email prompts you to either call member service and expand your current plan or to limit your usage until the next billing cycle. it's a free, simple way to prevent overage charges.

To sign up, contact CU Wireless at 877-818-3656 or visit

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is CU Wireless?
A: A low-cost cell phone program for members who want a phone just for emergencies, or for occasional use.

Q: What if I don’t see my question answered here?
A: CU Wireless member service is available at 877-818-3656 to answer any questions during the following hours:

Monday – Friday: 11:30 AM to 8:30 PM
Saturday: 1 PM to 5 PM (all times Eastern)

Q: How much are the phones?
A: Members may purchase phones with no obligation, or can receive a discount for signing a two-year agreement.
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Q: Can members choose an upgraded phone with the basic plan?
A: Yes. Any phone can be ordered with any plan.
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Q: What are the rate plans like?
A: Simple, no frills wireless Plans: All minutes are “Anytime, Anywhere” minutes. Click here for available plans.

Q: What additional benefits are there?
A: Free Roadside Assistance with emergency and starter plans ($9.99, $14.99, $19.99)
Free roaming and long distance anywhere in the U.S.
All plans include: Voice mail, Call forwarding, Call waiting and three-way conference calling at no additional charge.
Click here for available plans.

Q: Is there an activation fee?
A: The standard activation fee per line is $36.00.

Q: Is text messaging available?
A: Yes. Incoming text messages are free, while outgoing text messages are $0.10 each.

Q: Can a member add Roadside Assistance to a plan that doesn’t include it?
A: Yes. Roadside can be added for $2.99 per month to any plan that doesn’t include it.

Q: What happens after a member signs up?
A: Phones are shipped within 1-2 days after signup.

To sign up, contact CU Wireless at 877-818-3656 or visit