Lost a sim card

taboking

    I lost my prepaid sim card. What can I do and how can I use my old phone number? Should I just buy a new one?

    BTW, the online chatting doesn't work all the time!!

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      • drnewcomb2

        Re: Lost a sim card

        I used to be able to do a SIM swap online without calling customer care. It seems that's no longer possible*. You just need to get a replacement SIM and call customer service at 1(800)937-8997. You could go to a T-Mobile store and get this done. You can order a SIM-only online.

         

        *This is unfortunate because I carry a spare SIM when traveling and if my phone was lost or stolen, I could do the SIM swap online by myself. Now, I have to be sure to have the setup to make a voice call, which can be expensive if abroad.