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T-Mobile rallies for the end of overage fees

The wireless carrier continues to change common billing practices, and Amazon is said to release a smartphone this fall with eye-tracking and 3D features.

By April 14, 2014

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T-Mobile's third act: A push to end industry overage fees

The "Uncarrier" is out with a campaign to get its competitors to eliminate the fees charged when customers go over their allotted voice minutes, text messages, or data.

By April 14, 2014

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T-Mobile rallies for the end of overage fees

The wireless carrier continues to change common billing practices, and Amazon is said to release a smartphone this fall with eye-tracking and 3D features.

April 14, 2014

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AT&T, Sprint waive overage fees for Oklahoma tornado victims

The carriers will forgo overage charges for voice, data, and texting for those affected by Monday's devastating tornado.

By May 21, 2013

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FCC tracks wireless carriers that alert consumers of overages

FCC launched a new "bill shock" Web site that will let consumers know which carriers warn of phone overages.

By April 23, 2012

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T-Mobile to charge overage fees on 200MB data plan

T-Mobile customers with a 200MB data plan will need to monitor their data usage much more closely, now that the carrier has decided to charge data overage fees. Learn about the new policy here.

By August 11, 2011

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Avoid iPhone overages with OverMyMinutes

If you routinely exceed your monthly allotment of talk time and/or text messages, OverMyMinutes can help by alerting you before the overage damage is done.

By January 25, 2010

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U.S. Cellular adds overage protection service

The carrier's new service sends you a text message when you reach your monthly allotment of anytime messages.

By November 20, 2009

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Baggage and bits: Overage fees have unintended consequences

Maybe paying by the bit for Internet service is fair, but it's still going to be disruptive. Take a look at an analogous situation in a different industry: airlines.

By June 16, 2008

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11 ways to trick Android into using less data

With expensive tiered data plans, it's easy to hit your limit. Follow this guide to cut back on data usage (and avoid overage charges).

By August 23, 2013