How do you get MMS messages when you have no data plan?

I’ve mentioned recently that I switched my iPhone to a $10/month plan following expiration of my 2-year AT&T contract.  This is one of many tactics I have adopted to save my family money during sequestration-driven furloughs of Federal Employees.

No complaints so far with AirVoice.  To keep myself from racking up accidental data charges, I run around with Cellular Data “Off” unless I get lost and need to use a GPS map.  One of the many fears I had when switching my iPhone to AirVoice was the loss of MMS messaging- What happens when one of my friends sends me an impromptu MMS photo to enjoy?  Turns out my fears were unwarranted. Continue reading