5:00 am June 22, 2011, by Lauren Davidson
Are you coasting with an unlimited data plan on Verizon? Consider yourself lucky.
Starting next month, Verizon will stop offering unlimited plans for new customers, instead offering a tiered data plan depending on your usage. (Yes, that means you need to lock in a plan now if you’ve been shopping.)
According to All Things Digital:
…Verizon will offer plans ranging from $30 a month for 2GB of data to $80 a month for 10GB of data, with tethering to other devices available for an additional $20, including a further 2GB of data. The site says the new plans will go into effect July 7. Verizon declined to comment on specifics of its new plans.
Representatives from the mobile phone industry have repeatedly said that offering unlimited data is ultimately unsustainable for the industry as a whole.
Which mobile plan currently offers you the best bang for your buck? Will that change if unlimited data goes away?
– By Lauren Davidson, Atlanta Bargain Hunter
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