AT&T to Scrap Charges for International Text Messages
Published on: 25th Feb 2014
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USA based AT&T has announced that it will scrap the costs for sending messages overseas for customers on its Mobile Share and Mobile Share Value plans.
AT&T customers on the appropriate tariffs will be able to send unlimited text, picture and video messages. Current Mobile Share and Mobile Share Value customers will automatically benefit from this offer.
AT&T is also excited to introduce international calling from the U.S. to any number anytime to over 35 countries, including Canada and Mexico, for 1¢ per minute with our new international calling package, World Connect Value.
The "penny-per-minute" calling rates also apply to calls made to any number in the majority of Latin American and Caribbean countries.
"Two weeks ago, we introduced our best-ever value plans for families and small businesses, and now we're delivering some of our best offers for international," said David Christopher, chief marketing officer, AT&T Mobility.
World Connect Value will be available to all AT&T wireless postpaid customers, including those who have Wireless Home Phone service, for $5 a month as of Friday, February 28.