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Old 09-05-2009, 01:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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okay i'm new to this whole thing and am not really sure where this thread should go anyway so sorry, but my question is;

i am a verizon customer and have a basic phone with like three other phone lines on an unlimited plan with like, 20$ unlimited text and all that good jazz.

BUTTTT, i want a blackberry.. storm preferably. so, i call verizon and they say i HAVE to purchase this onstar feature for like whatever a month and i just don't want to do that. i want a blackberry, with a data plan and i was wondering.. AROUND how much more would i be paying a month to switch to this blackberry? i'm GUESSING the data plan would maybe include unlimited texting so i could just knock off that.

i know i'm completely blackberry retarded. but i've tried to search this question for a minute and can't really get a good answer. thanks so much for your time!
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Old 09-05-2009, 01:58 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm not too familiar with Verizon but I'm pretty sure the the data plan does not include unlimited texting.
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Old 09-05-2009, 04:33 AM   #3 (permalink)
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No a BB Data Plan does not include Text, they are 2 seperate plans. To find out what you will be paying you need to go to the VZW website and check the plans.
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Old 09-05-2009, 06:18 AM   #4 (permalink)
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You need:
1. Minutes Plan, for talking.
2. BlackBerry add-on data plan.
3. Texting plan, if wanted.

Alternately, you can get all these things bundled together in a BlackBerry package plan, starting at $100. But, like, you'll have to figure out what you want, and like, extra lines and stuff.
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Old 09-05-2009, 07:26 AM   #5 (permalink)
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i know i'm like, completely retarded.
There... fixed that for you. You're welcome.
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