IRVINE, Calif. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 17, 2011 – Boost Mobile and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson are working together to put a stop to BGD—the Bad Gift Disorder, as we like to call it at Boost. BGD has become an epidemic, affecting millions of Americans each year.
We at Boost Mobile, suspect that a bad gift is given every 8.9457 seconds1. Boost Mobile wants to prevent this by teaching BGD victims how to Be Heard about the gifts they really want, and showing BGD sufferers how to choose better gifts, like a Boost Mobile phone.
People who are interested in joining the cause may go to http://badgiftshurt.org and take a pledge to end BGD, send an e-card intervention to ask for what they really want, and see special offers from Boost Mobile that make excellent gifts.
Additionally, people can share their BGD stories by replying to a new Twitter account, @BadGiftsHurt, and get coping methods to help them come to terms with their own BGD.
About Boost Mobile
Boost Mobile, one of Sprint’s prepaid brands and recently recognized by J.D. Power as Highest Ranked in Customer Service Performance and Purchase Experience Among Non-Contract Wireless Providers, offers wireless phones and services with no long-term contracts. Boost Mobile redefines value for wireless consumers with its Monthly Unlimited with Shrinkage no-contract service where the longer you stay the less you pay with on-time payments for unlimited voice, text messaging, Web, email and calls to 411. Boost Mobile offers nationwide service on the Nationwide Sprint Network, reaching more than 278 million people, and on the Nextel National Network, reaching more than 278 million people, with no activation or long-distance fees. Boost Mobile offers a selection of quality handsets from Motorola, Sanyo, Research In Motion (RIM) and Samsung, ranging from entry-level to high-end devices available nationwide at nearly 20,000 major retail stores, including Best Buy, RadioShack, Target, Family Dollar, Walgreens and Walmart, Sprint retail stores, independent wireless dealer locations, and on HSN, a leading TV home shopping network. Re-Boost® cards are available at approximately 100,000 locations throughout the United States. Experience Boost Mobile on the Web at MySpace, Facebook and Twitter; and purchase products at www.boostmobile.com.
1This information is not factual and Boost Mobile has no proof that this is true
Nichole Cappitelli, 949-748-3364