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Verizon cancels $2 convenience fee after tremendous negative feedback

Verizon cancels $ 2 convenience fee after tremendous negative feedback

Verizon Wireless has been in the news a lot recently, and not for something good like the launch of a highly anticipated phone.  America’s largest carrier had the brilliant idea of charging customers $ 2 if  [Read More…]

How are you going to deal with Verizon’s $2 ‘convenience’ fee?

Verizon Fee

Let’s face it, that Verizon will start charging an extra $ 2 a month to pay your bill in certain ways kinda sucks, no two ways about it. But companies don’t do these sort of things just to see how we’ll react. They know a goodly number of people will just pay their $ 24 a year and go about their business.

So how are you going to handle it?

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FCC concerned about Verizon’s $2 convenience fee, looking into the matter


The FCC, who has surprisingly been all up in every carriers business as of late has now spoken about Verizon’s $ 2 convenience fee that will go into effect as of January 15th.

“On behalf of American consumers, we’re concerned about Verizon’s actions and are looking into the matter,”

What, exactly that means in anyone’s guess — but given other carriers have been charging such things for years now, we’ll just have to  [Read More…]

Verizon will start charging some customers a convenience fee just for paying their bills


Verizon Wireless has had quite the month. Their “most reliable” 4G LTE network went down again yesterday, marking the third time Verizon’s data network has been unavailable in December. The Galaxy Nexus was delayed multiple times, as was the DROID 4. And today’s news doesn’t do much to instill a sense of confidence in Verizon’s customers for 2012.

According to Droid-Life, Verizon will roll out a new fee on January 15th  [Read More…]