Buying a phone from koodo website?

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As a Koodo customer with $0 tab balance, and acct in good standing: If I buy a phone from the Koodo website,
1> Do they have to do another credit check?
2>What is the online "Gift"? ......Is it Visa cards?
3>What is required of me once the phone arrives?
4>Is it better to just go to my local "TMS" for the purchase?
5> Is my current plan affected in any way by this purchase?
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1. No, but they may check payment history.

2. Gifts are typically not eligible for upgrades.

3. If the new phone requires a new SIM, you'll have to activate it in Self Serve.

4. It's nice to speak to a person and get your phone usually the same day (stock dependant), so this is up to you. I worked at Mobile Shop for a couple of years; they sometimes have system limitations but have great offers.

5. It shouldn't be unless you're on an old Tab system, I know on Tab M you can keep an old plan if it's above $40. The new plans might have something comparable to what you're using so it's never a bad thing to check.

Let us know if you require further assistance.