You no longer have to worry about forgetting your phone and losing access to your messages. Unlike UScellular, YouMail allows you to simply check your voicemail messages from any computer. UScellular offers plans starting at 29.99/line per month, all without free visual voicemail or personalized spam call blocking. YouMail’s free version also allows you to record your own custom voicemail greeting or download one from the YouMail community to automatically greet contacts with their first name. YouMail can protect you from all callers with hidden caller ID info, or specific callers if you’d like.

Spam Call Blocking

UScellular offers spam call blocking with its Call Guardian app. Call Guardian has a free version with limited features (block high risk calls, personal spam list, and business Caller ID) in addition to a premium plan at $3.99/month. YouMail offers free spam and scam call blocking to protect you from fraudsters in addition to other great features as well.

If you’re still wondering “is YouMail or UScellular better?” check out the helpful table and FAQs below.

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PriceFree, additional features available with paid plansStarting at $29.99/line per month
User rating on app store4.7 (iOS), 4.4 (Android)4.4 (iOS), 4.1 (Android)
Voicemail to text transcriptions$2.99/month
Custom greetingsUnlimited
Voicemail by email
Extended Caller ID
Spam/Scam Call BlockingWith Call Guardian
Auto Forwarding
Professional auto reply
Mobile app
Manage voicemail online

Call Guardian (Spam Call Blocking)

PriceFree, additional features available with paid plansFree with limited features, premium plan $3.99/mo
User rating on app store4.7 (iOS), 4.4 (Android)2.4 (iOS), 4.1 (Android)
Call screening/spam detectionPremium only
Spam call reporting
Spam text blocking/filtering
Caller IDPremium only
Personalized protectionPremium only
Spam look up
Eliminates spam voicemail
Gets you taken off spam lists

Still on the fence?

Remember, with UScellular, you’re limited to very few features for both voicemail and spam call blocking while paying for many features that YouMail offers at no cost. YouMail is a completely free spam call blocker with great features and is easily available for your mobile phone, so you can try us out without ever getting charged.
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"This application gives you all the details you want and it's very simple and easy to use."

Benjamin J.

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Rose B. Testimonial

"Excellent. Significant reduction in spam and my friends enjoy the personalization when they call!"

Rose B.

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Alexander F. Testimonial

"This is absolutely an essential app in this day and age of so many frivolous calls. It brings much more efficiency to your voicemail."

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"Love this app! The personalized greetings are amazing! You can even trick bothersome callers with some greetings. Download this app!!"

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Frequently asked questions

While UScellular does not have a voicemail app, its primary app is UScellular™ – My Account and its spam call blocking app is Call Guardian.

UScellular offers prepaid plans starting at $40/month and unlimited plans starting at $29.99/month.

UScellular makes money off of their expensive plans.

To cancel your UScellular plan, you need to contact them over the phone or in person at a UScellular location. To cancel Call Guardian, open the app and unsubscribe under “Account Status”. You'll be downgraded to the free version of Call Guardian.

UScellular offers limited spam call blocking features on its free Call Guardian plan. YouMail offers robocall and spam call protection on its free app and 100% spam call blocking on our premium plans. The Washington Post called YouMail the “nation’s best robocall blocking solution.”

From our free services to paid plans, YouMail protects consumers, enterprises, and carriers from harmful phone calls every day. When YouMail sees an illegal call, it can notify carriers, enterprises, and the authorities, so they can locate, take down, and punish the callers.

YouMail offers more features than UScellular on both free and premium plans. Features on our free plan include basic spam call blocking, voicemail transcriptions via email, in app, or text, caller ID, and more. Our premium paid plans offer call screening, which blocks 100% of spam calls for added security and privacy, additional voicemail storage and higher transcription limits, and other features such as additional virtual lines, auto attendant, and after hours settings if that’s what you’re looking for.

You can free up voicemail space by either deleting current messages or by upgrading to one of our premium plans. This will give you access to a larger inbox, allowing you to hold onto messages that matter to you.

UScellular offers just voicemail to text transcriptions for $2.99/month. YouMail gives you access to all forms of visual voicemail (email, text, or in app). It’s easy and automatic when you sign up for our service.