How to Make a Verizon Payment From a Home Phone

Many people pay their cell phone bills by mail or through online bill pay. Others pay it by calling their service provider from their cell phone. There might be occasions however, when you need to pay your bill and you don't have access to your cell phone or a computer, and you need to get the money in quicker than standard postal mail would deliver it. In these instances, you may need to pay your bill by using your home phone. If you are a Verizon customer, you can do this.

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Call (800) 922-0204 from your home telephone.

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Listen for the prompts. Press 1 for "payments".

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Press 3 to pay your bill. Enter your cell phone number and the last four digits of your social security number when prompted.

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Press 3 for "Make a payment and other payment options."

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Press 3 to pay by a credit card.

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Enter your credit card number when prompted.

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Press 1 to confirm the last four digits of the card when read back to you.

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Enter the 4-digit expiration date, and press 1 to confirm it's correct when read back to you.

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Enter your credit card identification number located on the back (3 digits), and press 1 to confirm when it is repeated.

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Enter the amount you would like to pay, and confirm by pressing 1 when the amount is read back to you.