In this course, I will teach you how to transfer from T-Mobile to AT&T. First, remember that there are two networks involved, so we will show you how T-Mobile allows you to leave their network, and how AT&T accepts new intakes to their networks.
What to Know and do before you transfer your number
- Know if you’re eligible to do such.
- Make sure you’re not owing T-Mobile
- Ask them about the possibility of keeping your old number, this process is known as porting
Requirements for transferring to AT&T
- Ensure you have your Social Security number or the name associated with your current cell plan.
- Keep your current account number and the PIN or password if it’s needed.
- AT&T will need specific information from your T-Mobile account to initiate the porting process. This information includes your T-Mobile account number, the account holder’s name, and the billing address.
How to transfer from T-Mobile to AT&T
- Don’t cancel your service yet with T-Mobile because it will disrupt the transfer process.
- First contact AT&T to inform them of your decision, you will likely have their new sim that you bought.
- Visit AT&T website and check for the best mobile plan you want to subscribe to.
- Now head over to AT&T using the link provided.
- Click on Check Eligibility to confirm if you’re eligible.
- If you’re eligible, you don’t need to call T-Mobile customer care, all you need to do is inform AT&T that you wish to port to their network.
- Add your current number to check if it’s eligible for transfer.
- When you’re done filling out the form, click on Keep My Number on the AT&T website during the checkout.
- Verify and add your carrier information. Be sure to enter it correctly so the request can be processed.
- Wait for the porting to complete.
- Insert your new AT&T sim to check if the number have been transferred.