Your commercials look great. Nice and bright and shiny as you advertise that you’re still offering unlimited data. Awesome. And at a lower price. Great!
But not so fast, the clouds are coming. What’s this $10 fee? $10? Oh, yes, there it is. Every smartphone activation requires a $10 fee.
It’s not so bright anymore. Just a one time fee, right?
Eww, it’s really getting darker in here no, might need to open the window blinds. That’s $10 a month per smartphone?
So, that $129.99 unlimited family plan could be as high $179.99 if you have five lines all with smartphones?
Wow, we need to turn a light on, it’s getting downright dark in here.
Let’s do the math on that. Five lines times ten dollars a month times a two year contract on all the lines.
That’s $1,200 extra on top of what you advertise. $1,200. All extra on something you don’t have the guts to simply price in, because let’s quit acting dumb, if you’re getting a data plan, you’re getting a smartphone these days.
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