It depends on your combo. You can if it’s more than 15$
If you absolutely need to post in a thread with the last post being 5+hours old, please provide accurate information instead of repeating the wrong posts.
As @computergeek541 mentioned, to receive incoming texts you have to be on a plan with text feature, and, as of January 2020 at Public Mobile, text feature = unlimited incoming texts at no extra cost. It does not matter what price point the plan is.