Phone Scoop

printed July 28, 2014
See this page online at:
http://www.phonescoop.com/articles/article.php?a=6886

Home  ›  News  ›

Verizon Wireless Apologizes For Data Charges, Settles With FCC

Article Comments  9  

Oct 28, 2010, 2:22 PM   by Philip Berne

Verizon Wireless will pay a $25 million fee to the U.S. government to settle the issue of accidental data charges. The FCC was investigating claims of customers who may have inadvertently activated a data feature on a phone without a data plan, thus incurring a data usage charge. Verizon Wireless previously announced it would reimburse customers a total of $52.8 million, mostly in increments from $2 to $6 per user. Verizon has also added a free 50 KB allowance to user accounts with the hope of avoiding future problems. One in six Verizon customers may have been affected by the issue.

from Verizon Wireless

AD

Comments

Forum Options

This forum is closed.


Subject Author Date
Obama! Obama! phatmanxxl Oct 28, 2010, 4:58 PM
 
 
Page  1  of 1

This forum is closed.

Subscribe to Phone Scoop News with RSS Follow @phonescoop on Twitter Phone Scoop on Facebook Phone Scoop on Google+ Subscribe to Phone Scoop on YouTube Follow on Instagram

 

All content Copyright 2001-2014 Phone Factor, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Content on this site may not be copied or republished without formal permission.
1