The limited offer will net AT&T users 15 gigabytes of data for $100. It's the carrier's latest move to defend its customer base.
The promotion represents $10 off the normal fee and is available only with two specific family plans, between November 14 and January 15.
The new option, which spreads the payments over a longer period of time, will be available on November 9.
AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile all allegedly "crammed" customers with third-party charges that cost hundreds of millions of dollars, Senate report says.
The CIA is paying AT&T $10 million a year for call records used to help track down suspected terrorists, says The New York Times.
The deal also expands the partnership to include Sunday Ticket live on mobile devices, likely to be a key promoted feature for AT&T.
Under new CEO Marcelo Claure, Sprint is keeping the pressure on its larger competitors and going directly after AT&T.
In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon discusses AT&T's new 61 cent wireless fee and explains how carriers can raise prices even when you're under contract.
CEO Mike White expects the satellite provider to seal a clutch deal to renew its popular NFL Sunday Ticket package in 2014, with its $48.5 billion merger with AT&T closing soon next year.
The wireless carrier unveils a promotion offering more than twice the high-speed data for a four-line family plan, though only through 2015.