Verizon Wireless expands prepaid plans
Verizon adds text messaging bundles and access to media services for prepaid customers.
Customers can choose from three plans, each with a different daily access fee and calling rates. In the "Core" plan the daily access fee is $0.99 (for each day you use it) and you get unlimited in-network calling. All other calls are $0.10 per minute. In the "Plus" plan the daily access fee is $1.99 with free night calling. And in the "Power" plan, night and weekend calling is free, while out-of-network weekday calling is $0.10 per minute. The daily access fee for that plan is $2.99. Text messages for all plans are $0.10 each but Verizon added new text messaging bundles.
Multimedia messages remain $0.25 each and are not available in a bundle, but prepaid users can use their accounts to pay for Verizon's other media services. These include