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Raising a family can be expensive, especially once they are old enough to need a phone of their own. If you’re looking for the best family cell phone plan, you’ll want to figure out your family’s needs as well as your own budget. There are many different plans you can choose from, though most families will be best served by an unlimited plan. 

We’ll jump right into the best family cell phone plans below, starting with postpaid options and then working our way through the best prepaid family plans. If you need more guidance, check out the sections below on what to consider before getting a plan, as well as a brief explainer on postpaid vs prepaid coverage