Jitterbug Rejiggers Service Plans
Jitterbug today announced new plans and new price tiers for its cellular services. Moving forward, there are six plans available to Jitterbug customers. The entry-level Basic 14 Plan costs $14.99 per month and includes 50 voice minutes. Moving up the ladder, the Basic 19 Plan costs $19.99 and includes 200 minutes; the Basic 29 Plan costs $29.99 and includes 700 minutes; the Basic 39 Plan costs $39.99 and includes 1500 minutes; the Basic 59 Plan costs $59.99 and includes 2500 minutes. All these plans allow voice minutes to carry over to the following month. Text messaging and picture messaging cost extra. Last, the the Simply Unlimited plan costs $79.99 and includes unlimited voice minutes and unlimited messaging.
Virgin Mobile Adjusts Pricing, Intros $20 No-Data Option
Virgin Mobile USA today made some changes to its service plans. To start, the company added a new, low-cost plan for $20 per month.
U.S. Cellular Adjusts Prepaid Plan Pricing
U.S. Cellular has tweaked its prepaid service plans, which range from $30 to $60 per month.
Virgin Mobile Offering No-Contract Shared Data Plans
Virgin Mobile today announced a new plan available exclusively to Walmart customers that includes sharable data without contracts. The plans are available to four specific phones for between two an four lines per account.
Verizon Revamps Plans, Offering S, M, L, and XL Sizes
Verizon Wireless today refreshed its service plans in an attempt to make them easier for consumers to understand. The company is offering four basic plans, each of which includes unlimited talk and text, and varied buckets of shared data.
MetroPCS Adds Cuba to World Calling Plan
MetroPCS today added Cuba to the list of countries included in the MetroPCs World Calling add-on plan. The add-on, which costs $10 per month, now offers 20 minutes of calling to landlines or mobile devices in Cuba and unlimited texting to Cuba at no extra charge.