AT&T Intros New Voice Plans for Canada and Mexico
AT&T today introduced new voice options for customers who travel to Canada or Mexico for vacations or other short stays. The AT&T Canada and Mexico Travel Minutes plan offers 50 minutes of talk time for $24.99 per month; 125 minutes for $49.99 per month; 275 minutes for $99.99 per month; or 800 minutes for $199.99 per month. These plans offer per-minute voice rates ranging between $0.39 to $0.79, which are significantly lower than AT&T's normal roaming rates. The plans will be available starting January 22.
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.
Cricket Expands Calling Plans to Central, South America
Cricket Wireless today made more calling and messaging add-on plans available to a greater number of countries throughout Central and South America. For $10 per month, Cricket customers can add Columbia, Costa Rica, and the Dominican Republic to their plan.
Verizon Changes Up Prepaid Plans
Verizon Wireless today announced changes to its prepaid service plans. The entry-level plan includes unlimited talk and text, but no data (WiFi only) for $30 per month.
Verizon Adds Data to Prepaid Plans
Verizon Wireless today refreshed its prepaid service plan options and gave them more flexibility with data allotments. For example, Verizon doubled the data available to the entry-level $45 plan, which now includes 1GB of data each month instead of 500MB.