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Switching to Sprint? Opinions?

Discussion in 'alt.cellular.verizon' started by Michael L., Jun 7, 2004.

  1. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     



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  2. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  3. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  4. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  5. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  6. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  7. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  8. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  9. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  10. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  11. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  12. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  13. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  14. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  15. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  16. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  17. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  18. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  19. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     
  20. Robert M.

    Robert M. Guest

    In article <p412d0d9av7figo5tm6nuosq3csqrvldcq@4ax.com>,
    deb.milner@att.net wrote:

    > On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 09:23:30 GMT, "Robert M." <rmarkoff@faq.city>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >> Verizon phone uses. But it will cost 69 cents/min, unless you have a
    > >> Free & Clear America Plan for $5 extra per month (then no extra cost).

    > >
    > >ONLY if total roaming minutes are less than half of the total minutes
    > >used that month.

    >
    > Which is another of my problems, since the cell phone is primarily
    > used when I am out of town. So far, it has stayed under the 50%
    > roaming, but there have been one or two months where it really
    > "teetered" on the edge.


    Someone else suggested that on the last day of the month you dial *4 to
    check your usage, and call a landline (home or office) and leave your
    cell phone "off the hook" to use up minutes to get yourself near your
    limit, to maximize allowable roaming minutes.
     

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