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early-termination fees

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Fall Tech Preview 2013

Maybe it's a little early to be getting in line for these gadgets, but they are coming and they look

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T-Mobile execs on how they can afford to buy out your early-termination fees

In an interview with CNET, the executives dish on their ETF buyout plan and the push for faster WideBand LTE, and they continue to dump on Sprint.

By January 8, 2014

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Ad leak hints T-Mobile will pay full family's early termination fees

The US carrier has been making noise about getting whole families to dump subscriptions from rivals. An ad, apparently published prematurely, offers details about one offer.

By January 8, 2014

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Senate blasts mobile carriers for profiting from phony fees

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.

By July 30, 2014

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Can I ditch Sprint without paying an early termination fee?

Getting out of a wireless contract early isn't easy. In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some advice to one Sprint subscriber.

By July 24, 2012

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Countries foolish to impose international calling fees, says OECD

Charges imposed on calls from foreign lands don't increase countries' revenue, the research organization concludes. Instead, the fees cut revenue and penalize poorer people.

By June 13, 2014

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Dialed In #216: All about ETFS (early termination fees)

The Dialed In crew dives deep into early-termination fees: where they came from, why we have to have them, who's been screwed over by them, and what you can do if you want out.

By March 21, 2012

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Amazon: Prime fee hike not stopping membership growth

The company says it's "encouraged" by week-over-week subscriber growth over the last several weeks.

By April 24, 2014

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AT&T's new early-termination fee for the iPhone: $325

The carrier is raising the fee for smartphones starting June 1, citing Verizon's move last fall as partial justification.

By May 21, 2010

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KnowRoaming SIM sticker slashes roaming fees abroad

KnowRoaming opens preorders for a SIM card sticker that connects travelers to local cell networks. But there is a small catch.

By September 30, 2013

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On Call: Early termination fees aren't the problem, but customer clarity is

I understand why carriers charge ETFs, but customers still deserve more transparency around them.

By February 25, 2010