How to stop Verizon from monitoring your Web habits
Not OK with Verizon monitoring your mobile Web habits? We'll show you how to opt out.
If you're OK with the changes, no further action is required; everyone was automatically opted in. But if you feel a little uneasy with Big Red acting more like Big Brother, here's how to opt out:
To review the info on the update, read Verizon's update notice.
To opt out online, log in to your account at VZW's Web site and click on the "Please Read" link in the upper-right-hand corner. If you're already logged in, you can also access your privacy settings by going directly to Verizon's privacy page.
Once at the privacy settings page, you'll be allowed to opt out of individual lines on your account or all your phones. Choose your privacy preferences in each section (CPNI, Business & Marketing Reports, and Mobile Advertising) and don't forget to click "Save Changes."
If you prefer to opt out over the phone, call 1-866-211-0874.