How to Get Free Straight Talk Minutes Immediately

By Jennifer Lott

Along with sister companies TracFone and Net10, Straight Talk is a prepaid wireless service that offers a $45-per-month unlimited talk, text and Web plan, as well as a smaller 1,000-minute, 1,000-text and 30-megabyte data plan for $30.

Things You'll Need

  • Straight Talk Wireless Phone
  • Credit Card
  • Computer with Internet Access

Step 1

Go to Straight Talk's website.

Step 2

Go to the refill/enroll tab. In the drop-down menu, choose "refill on demand."

Step 3

Log in to your Straight Talk wireless account with your email address and password.

Step 4

Choose the type of plan you would like to put on your phone. The most basic plan available is $30 for 1,000 minutes, 1,000 text messages and 30 megabytes of data. The most extensive plan is unlimited minutes, text messages and data for $540 for one year.

Step 5

Enter in your credit card information and click on "Submit."

Tips & Warnings

  • After you enter in your credit card information, your plan will be paid, and your phone will be active.
  • Paying by credit card online is the only immediate way to add minutes to your Straight Talk wireless phone.