The network America relies on celebrates Hispanic heritage

BASKING RIDGE, New Jersey, Sept. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hispanic Heritage Month is officially observed starting today, September 15 through October 15, but Verizon recognizes and celebrates community contributions every day, all year long. There are 62 million Hispanic people living in the United States, including Hispanic Verizon employees, customers and the communities we serve and we make it a priority to provide them with the best value, offers and best experiences throughout the year.

Verizon makes it easier for customers to migrate to the US from another country to access device financing

Verizon is the first carrier in the United States to partner with Nova Credit to provide customers new to the country with access to the best device financing on the network that America relies on.

Through this partnership, newcomers from eligible countries including: Mexico, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Spain, Canada, India, Kenya, Australia, Nigeria, Philippines, Korea South and UK, have the option of using the credit history they have already built in their home country to finance a 0% interest device with approved credit – opening up opportunities beyond beyond bringing your own device or prepaid phone plans. For more information, visit verizon.com/internationalcredit or your nearest Verizon store.

Bringing Families Together: Call to 17 Latin American countries, including Cuba, at no extra cost

Verizon knows how important it is to stay in touch with loved ones who may be outside of the United States. With Global Choice, the international calling plan that offers a certain number of long distance calling minutes, new and existing qualified customers can access up to five hours per month to call friends and loved ones in any of the 17 Latin American countries at no additional cost, with reduced rates for overtime. Verizon is the only carrier to include a block of monthly international calling minutes to Cuba at no additional cost. And, as always, calls and texts to Mexico and Canada are included in some unlimited 5G plans. To register or learn more about Global Choice, visit: verizon.com/globalchoice

Get a chance to meet Colombian soccer legend Carlos “El Pibe” Valderrama at a Verizon store near you

Verizon is partnering with Fútbol de Primera and renowned Argentine sports commentator Andres Cantor to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with soccer fans in Los Angeles and San Jose. Customers will have the chance to meet Colombian soccer legend Carlos “El Pibe” Valderrama and sportscaster Andres Cantor at two stores in California.

  • Join us September 23 from 3-5 PM PT in Los Angeles at the Verizon store, located at 8300 Van Nuys Blvd, Panorama City, CA.
  • And Sept. 26 from 3-5 p.m. PT at the Verizon store located at 1150 S King Rd, Suite 10, San Jose, CA.

With Enterateget the latest on all things Hispanic from Verizon

Stay up to date with all things Verizon Hispanic with Enterate con Verizon, Verizon’s content platform celebrating diversity and the Latino community. It communicates everything happening around and inside Verizon from a Hispanic perspective, informing employees and customers of relevant Verizon initiatives, promotions and partnerships. Connect here to see our 2022 Hispanic Heritage Month celebration episode.

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