RIP: Two-year contracts at Verizon are dead; activation and upgrade fees rise 50% to $30

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 6 months ago '14        #21
Pilscy 25 heat pts25
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 NERDBOX said:
Keep using the same phone until it quits working. Problem solved.
still on my iPhone 5s ... ain't got time to keep buying phones with a few enhancements

My 5s work and I like the size
iPhone 6&7 big like galaxies I don't fu*k with that
 6 months ago '04        #22
DJ Maximum|M 43 heat pts43
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thats horrible glad I get free phones from HTC every year
 6 months ago '15        #23
Fantastic 
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 Y.G. said:
They still have 2-year contracts. They're just tied to the phone and not the plan. Nothing more than clever wording.
Wrong. You can pay of the device at anytime. Which yeah most people aren't going to do that but you're not locked into anything compared to being in a contract.
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 6 months ago '05        #24
Y.G. 27 heat pts27
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 Fantastic said:
Wrong. You can pay of the device at anytime. Which yeah most people aren't going to do that but you're not locked into anything compared to being in a contract.
And you can break your 2-year plan contract at anytime by paying a fee. It's no different than the 2-year installation plan.

Dummy came in here talking bout "wrong."

Next time know what you're saying before you quote me.
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 6 months ago '15        #25
Fantastic 
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 Y.G. said:
And you can break your 2-year plan contract at anytime by paying a fee. It's no different than the 2-year installation plan.

Dummy came in here talking bout "wrong."

Next time know what you're saying before you quote me.
You obviously don't understand the difference between credit(financing) and being in a contract. Two diff things, you can finance a phone for 100 bucks. Contracts were like 650 and you got a free 100 dollar phone retard. Lol this guy.
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 6 months ago '15        #26
Fantastic 
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You prolly a metro customer tho so I'll cut you some slack homie.
 6 months ago '05        #27
Y.G. 27 heat pts27
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 Fantastic said:
You obviously don't understand the difference between credit(financing) and being in a contract. Two diff things, you can finance a phone for 100 bucks. Contracts were like 650 and you got a free 100 dollar phone retard. Lol this guy.
Let me break things down for this moron since simple concepts are beyond his grasp:

Option 1:
-- 2-year plan contract w/one-time $200 payment for a high-end phone
-- Can break contract at anytime for a fee. Fee reduces significantly over time.

Option 2:
-- 2-year monthly installation plan for a high-end phone that costs $750
-- Can break installation plan at anytime by paying off the device. Cost to break from the plan reduces significantly over time.

There's no difference you fockin idiot. It's all the same sh*t with different wording.

And nobody is financing a $100 phone for 2 years except dumb, broke n*ggas like you. Jesus Christ this guy is OD stupid.
 6 months ago '09        #28
Jacc Blacc 55 heat pts55
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 datdude41 said:
problem is, in order to upgrade on verizon's lease plan, you have to have paid 50% of the phone off before you can upgrade, so you could upgrade every 3-5 months, but you'd be paying for half of the phone every time you upgraded.
and they would just turn around and sell that phone as refurbished at 80% of the price on amazon

they eating more then ever
 6 months ago '04        #29
dblock187s 25 heat pts25
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i always paid full price for the phones i aint been on a contract in like 10 years
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 6 months ago '15        #30
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 daman729 said:
They've done this for some time now. Verizon aint slick. Only reason they're doing this is to edge people into buying more phones per year. You dont get discount upgrade pricing anymore. Matter of fact there was a time you didnt even pay an activation/upgrade fee(not including the phone) at all. Then it went from 15 to 30. Now when you upgrade, you gotta pay full retail price + activation. They know most people not gonna drop $700+ on a phone right then. So they edge you into financing the phone and paying monthly installments. Not to mention how they always quietly, randomly change conditions in their plans. Verizon is greediest phone carrier out of all imo. Thats why so many people under them buy cheaper second handed phones or end up switching carriers.
So true but i get service everywhere with verizon....bill sucks tho....im thinking about switchin soon...my bill is like a damn car note
 6 months ago '12        #31
HeightsBound 110 heat pts110
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The lease unfortunately is the never ending contract. I miss the 2 year contracts days, at least you got a phone after the r*pe.
 6 months ago '12        #32
HeightsBound 110 heat pts110
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 Fantastic said:
You obviously don't understand the difference between credit(financing) and being in a contract. Two diff things, you can finance a phone for 100 bucks. Contracts were like 650 and you got a free 100 dollar phone retard. Lol this guy.
Contracts were never $650
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 6 months ago '08        #33
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 Dawknight316 said:
Going to Cricket when my phone no longer functions.
Are they any good?
 6 months ago '12        #34
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 Straightfool said:
So true but i get service everywhere with verizon....bill sucks tho....im thinking about switchin soon...my bill is like a damn car note
Same here. I get the best signal/service with Verizon so I really dont have choice right now and I do alot of business so I need my phone. I'm still thinkin about switchin soon too.
 6 months ago '04        #35
Maroon_Tiger 29 heat pts29
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 NERDBOX said:
Keep using the same phone until it quits working. Problem solved.
And buy phones on the black market... verizon wants nothing more than to dupe you into a $750 EIP
 6 months ago '10        #36
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 NERDBOX said:
Keep using the same phone until it quits working. Problem solved.
Right, every time I break a phone I buy a model that's atleaset two years old off amazon.
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 6 months ago '06        #37
Sir Mike 11 heat pts11
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buy your sht full retail on ebay/amazon or get r*ped by these major carriers
 6 months ago '10        #38
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 tre0624 said:
true but i wouldn't be able to do that
Why not
 6 months ago '14        #39
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 Kewop Decam said:
Are they any good?
I hear they are but I also hear otherwise.
 6 months ago '13        #40
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Bought my 6 Plus used off contract for almost $600...so I guess I got r*ped but its been solid and was in excellent condition, not gonna get a new device until I need to or Apple does something special, which I doubt...
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