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AT&T adds ‘administrative fee’ to wireless bills, stands to rake in hundreds of millions from unwitting customers

AT&T has introduced a new “Mobility Administrative Fee” to its postpaid contracts. The $0.61 monthly fee ($7.32 per year) is being categorized “below the line” alongside tax and fees as an administrative surcharge. The fee came into effect on May 1st, and applies to all consumer contracts as well as “IRU” business contracts (business accounts where the user pays the bill).

Full article by Aaron Souppouris on theverge.com

  • ashok pai

    oh fuck AT & T. what administrative charge ? if they cannot explain what are they charging the existing fees ? can a restaurant add an accountant or janitor fees ? I thought it was ALL included!
    I’m pissed because if it stands to succeed, then world over other telcos will adopt such patently illegal moves.