If Verizon, Sprint Crammed Fees Into Your Bill, You Need To Act ASAP
Verizon and Sprint subscribers who paid for illegal "crammed" services are entitled to some money; the deadline to get a refund is almost here.By Leah Becerra | December 24, 2015
Do you remember hearing about cellphone companies cramming extra charges into their subscribers' bills?
That's when each of the four big U.S. carriers charged service fees for stuff like horoscopes, ring tones or sports scores. The problem was that the services were not requested or approved by the people footing the bill.
That's why the Federal Communications Commission has a settlement set up for Verizon and Sprint subscribers who paid for the crammed services after July 1, 2010.