TITLE

All For The Family

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Karen
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Wireless Week;3/15/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the family plans offered by wireless communication carriers in the U.S. Features of the family plans offered by Verizon Wireless and Sprint PCS; Concerns over the impact of the discounts offered by carriers on their revenue; Results of a survey of customers' preferred cellular billing options.
ACCESSION #
12496499

 

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