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How Family Plans Stack Up


CARRIER/PLAN*  PRICE PER  MINUTES          EXTRAS
               MONTH**    INCLUDED

AT&T WIRELESS  $75        460 anytime      Unlimited calls to home or
FAMILY PLAN               (in 2 accounts)  between family members in
                                           metro calling area

SBC WIRELESS   70         450 anytime      1,000 off-peak minutes, or
FAMILYTALK                                 free long-distance and local
                                           calls to SBC Wireless
                                           subscribers

SPRINT PCS     60         500 anytime      Free long-distance calls
FREE & CLEAR              500 off-peak

VERIZON        50         400 anytime      Free phones; free long
WIRELESS                                   distance or 2,000 minutes to
FAMILY                                     Verizon Wireless subscribers
SHAREPLAN


* Plan name and details may vary by region
** Typical monthly total for two family members


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