Boost Simplifies Service Plans, Which Start at $40
Boost Mobile today introduced a series of new service plans for feature phones and smartphones alike. The three new plans, called Monthly Unlimited Select, all include unlimited voice minutes and messaging. The $40 plan includes 500MB of high-speed data, the $50 plan includes 2.5GB of high-speed data, and the $60 plan includes 5GB of high-speed data. Users who exceed their data allotment for the month will see their data speeds throttled to 2G for the remainder of the billing period. Monthly Unlimited Select plans are not compatible with Boost's "shrinkage" payment reduction program. The new Boost Mobile plans are available beginning today.
U.S. Cellular Adjusts Prepaid Plan Pricing
U.S. Cellular has tweaked its prepaid service plans, which range from $30 to $60 per month.
AT&T's GoPhone Intros Unlimited Slow Plan
AT&T today made one of its postpaid plans available via its GoPhone prepaid brand. The new AT&T GoPhone Unlimited service plan costs $60 per month and offers unlimited everything at reduced speeds.
Boost to Reward On-Time Payments with More Data
Boost Mobile today announced "Growing Data" plans that will increase the amount of data available to customers who make their payments on time. The plan starts at $35 per month (or $30 with reboost), and includes 2GB of data and unlimited talk and text.
Verizon Debuts $80 Unlimited Plan for Prepaid Service
Verizon Wireless today added an unlimited data option to its series of prepaid plans. According to Verizon's web site, the new $80 plan includes unlimited high-speed service without a contract, though video is capped at 480p and prepaid customers may see slower speeds when the network is congested.
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