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Old 10-02-13, 04:20 PM
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Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

Saw this on SD. Unlimited talk and text and 2gb data for $60



Seems like a good deal for those who are on an individual plan who don't use much data and already have their own phone, and don't care about UDP. This may be a targeted promotion


Call: 1-800-779-6269

http://m.slickdeals.net/f/6317812-2g...2#post62257442


Edit: Also, I don't believe that tethering is officially supported on Verizon on this loyalty plan, however, Verizon cannot do anything even if you were to tether, per their agreement with the fcc.

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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

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saw this on sd. Unlimited talk and text and 2gb data for $60



seems like a good deal for those who are on an individual plan who don't use much data and already have their own phone, and don't care about udp. This may be a targeted promotion


call: 1-800-779-6269

http://m.slickdeals.net/f/6317812-2g...2#post62257442
udp?

**edit** i tried to see if was available and got rebuffed with extreme prejuidice.
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

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udp?
Unlimited Data Plan
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

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**edit** i tried to see if was available and got rebuffed with extreme prejuidice.
Aren't you already a Verizon customer? I'm guessing this is for new customers only.

Also corporate discounts will not work with this plan.
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

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Aren't you already a Verizon customer? I'm guessing this is for new customers only.

Also corporate discounts will not work with this plan.
My understanding is that this is a loyalty plan, so only for current customers based on what I read on sd and hf.

The 2gb tier does not have the corporate discount
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

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udp?

**edit** i tried to see if was available and got rebuffed with extreme prejuidice.
You may have to try a few times. Also, this is probably used as a retention tactic, so you can call and threaten to cancel due to price. They would probably mention etf, say you don't care.
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

D.Pham...you're a genius!!! just tried again, said i was leaving for AT&T...said they were giving me the above deal and after a couple minutes at most, they said we can do it!!!

just got unlimited minutes, text and 2GB for $60!!

thanks D.Pham!!!



now, i am sure i am going to have to try for other members of the fam.

also, hoping to retain my 19% teacher discount when i show them a current pay stub. even without that, i am getting much more and paying less!
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

Excited about paying $60 / month for phone service? Well, they've got your $720 + tax locked in, and of course they're still making 1000% profit, or more, on your "super" deal. What a damn racket.
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

That is their normal price and is on the website.... I don't get the deal...

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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

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Excited about paying $60 / month for phone service? Well, they've got your $720 + tax locked in, and of course they're still making 1000% profit, or more, on your "super" deal. What a damn racket.
Of course Verizon is still making a profit, but it is a good deal if it meets your needs. Assuming that you use a lot of minutes and texts, and 2gb data, this deal is better than the closest T-Mobile plan over a 2 year contract or payment plan. T-Mobile does offer more (2.5gb, plus throttled after that), but if you only want 2gb of high speed data, then the Verizon deal here is good. You should be able to add 1gb more for $10, if so desired. Even at 3gb, Verizon would be cheaper, though, if you go to 4gb, T-Mobile would be just slightly cheaper.

Verizon
Unlimited talk, text, 2gb
$1,440 =$60*24
$200 =Subsidized iPhone
$30 =Upgrade Fee
$1,670 Total

T-Mobile
Unlimited talk, text, 2.5gb high speed, then throttled
$1,440 =$60*24
$650 =Unsubsidized iPhone
$2,090 Total

$420 Savings with Verizon over 2 years



Also according to Verizon's earnings report, they are making about 50% profit.
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

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That is their normal price and is on the website.... I don't get the deal...

That is only for the account access charge, 2gb for $60 on the share everything plan . You still have to pay the line access charge of $40 per smartphone, or $30 per dumb phone, $20 per hotspot, or $10 per tablet.

A smartphone on share everything would pay $60 data(2gb) + $40 line access, or $100 per month

If you have any questions about your specific cost on share everything, you can always use their calculator


http://www.verizonwireless.com/b2c/s...HAREEVERYTHING
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

I, my mom and SO are completely happy with our "deals" that we all got today!

Thanks again D.
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

Originally Posted by D.Pham4GLTE (>60GB) View Post
Of course Verizon is still making a profit, but it is a good deal if it meets your needs. Assuming that you use a lot of minutes and texts, and 2gb data, this deal is better than the closest T-Mobile plan over a 2 year contract or payment plan. T-Mobile does offer more (2.5gb, plus throttled after that), but if you only want 2gb of high speed data, then the Verizon deal here is good. You should be able to add 1gb more for $10, if so desired. Even at 3gb, Verizon would be cheaper, though, if you go to 4gb, T-Mobile would be just slightly cheaper.

Verizon
Unlimited talk, text, 2gb
$1,440 =$60*24
$200 =Subsidized iPhone
$30 =Upgrade Fee
$1,670 Total

T-Mobile
Unlimited talk, text, 2.5gb high speed, then throttled
$1,440 =$60*24
$650 =Unsubsidized iPhone
$2,090 Total

$420 Savings with Verizon over 2 years



Also according to Verizon's earnings report, they are making about 50% profit.
And after two years, T-Mobile will charge you $20 less per month. Also, for an extra $10 per month, you can get true unlimited.
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

Wait, so after 2 years, tmobile would drop to $50 for the unlimited plan?
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

No, it would be $70. You pay $20 per month for the phone, and once the phone is paid off, they drop the $20 fee. Verizon never lowers their rates, regardless of what you do or don't owe on the phone. So the unlimited plan with the fee would be $90 per month.
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

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Wait, so after 2 years, tmobile would drop to $50 for the unlimited plan?
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No, it would be $70. You pay $20 per month for the phone, and once the phone is paid off, they drop the $20 fee. Verizon never lowers their rates, regardless of what you do or don't owe on the phone. So the unlimited plan with the fee would be $90 per month.
It would drop to $50 with the base unlimited plan which is unlimited data after 500mbs, data speed drops to 2G. Tether/mobile hotspot is available with this plan.

$60 is the mid unlimited plan, again unlimited data but at 2.5gbs the data speed drops to 2g. Tether/mobile hotspot is also available with this plan.

The high plan is $70 and that gives you unlimited 4G/3G data speed with no throttling. TMobile states tether/mobile hotspot is not available with this option.

So...

$50 for the low plan + $29.50 for the highest possible phone payment = $79.50 a month for two years.

After 24 months, T-Mobile monthly pricing can drop to as low as $50 if you don't want a new phone.

Conversely, if you got the money... you can just buy the phone outright and just pay the monthly fee. You can also bring your own unlocked phone, pay a one time $10 SIM kit fee and be responsible for the monthly payment only.

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No, it would be $70. You pay $20 per month for the phone, and once the phone is paid off, they drop the $20 fee. Verizon never lowers their rates, regardless of what you do or don't owe on the phone. So the unlimited plan with the fee would be $90 per month.
Ah, yes Verizon doesn't lower the price, so you would need to upgrade every 2 years to take advantage of the subsidy. Not a problem for me since I upgrade every 7-9 months and use the upgrades from my dumb phone lines, but for those who wish to hold their phones longer, one option would be to get a new phone and sell it to recuperate some money, and potentially most or all if you decide to buy an iPhone on release day.
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It would drop to $50 with the base unlimited plan which is unlimited data after 500mbs, data speed drops to 2G. Tether/mobile hotspot is available with this plan.

$60 is the mid unlimited plan, again unlimited data but at 2.5gbs the data speed drops to 2g. Tether/mobile hotspot is also available with this plan.

The high plan is $70 and that gives you unlimited 4G/3G data speed with no throttling. TMobile states tether/mobile hotspot is not available with this option.

So...

$50 for the low plan + $29.50 for the highest possible phone payment = $79.50 a month for two years.

After 24 months, T-Mobile monthly pricing can drop to as low as $50 if you don't want a new phone.

Conversely, if you got the money... you can just buy the phone outright and just pay the monthly fee. You can also bring your own unlocked phone, pay a one time $10 SIM kit fee and be responsible for the monthly payment only.
I thought tethering was available as an option for UDP for an additional fee on tmobile?

Also, I don't believe that tethering is officially supported on Verizon on this loyalty plan, however, Verizon cannot do anything even if you were to tether, per their agreement with the fcc.

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I thought tethering was available as an option for UDP for an additional fee on tmobile?
Not under the new uncarrier plans... only the throttled plans officially support tether/mobile hotspot.
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Re: Verizon Unlimited talk and text with 2gb data for $60 with 1 year contract .ymmv

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just wanted to thank you again for pointing out this deal. i've gotten 4 other people the same and i know they are grateful. thanks again!!
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