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Chelle wrote: My $10 plan has gradually worked its way up to almost $14.
They add another 97¢ per month for some kind of bonus program that I didn't sign up for and don't want.
It's the same lying, thieving management that runs FreedomPop.
KentE wrote: Chelle, is this CDMA? If you don't have another FreedomPop/Unreal CDMA line, it might be worth holding it to see what Ting's offer is.
Again, the timing is strange, with a transition at hand. Hard to make sense of any increase/change other than as a cash grab.
Chelle wrote: It's the same lying, thieving management that runs FreedomPop.
CharlieB wrote: But out of all the cheap or free providers, freedompop appears to have been somewhat successful and enduring so they must have gotten something right compared to the other thieves and despite the bad stories out there. I suppose there are simply enough people out there that want something for free that they get excited, forget that very little in life is truly free and don't evaluate, consider or look for all the risks.
CharlieB wrote: It takes vision to be first on the scene and get financing that covers multi year losses while subscriber numbers are increased. It takes execution to deliver on getting those subscribers and having something of value to sell off at the end.
So as well as being skillful at being shady, they were skillful with several other important business aspects.
Seems possible that others who don't succeed are skillful at being shady and not skillful enough with other things.