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Are you better off keeping Verizon contract plan?

Verizon is doing the unthinkable: Starting Thursday, the nation's largest wireless company will eliminate two-year service contracts, along with the practice of offering discounted phones at prices of $100 or $200.

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Verizon logo is seen at a Verizon Wireless store in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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Verizon will drop phone contracts, end discounted phones

Verizon, the nation's largest wireless provider, will stop offering phones at discounted prices when customers sign two-year service contracts.

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NEW YORK - JUNE 03: A Verizon logo is displayed on a building June 5, 2008 in New York City.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - JUNE 03: A Verizon logo is displayed on a building June 5, 2008 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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NJ small businesses fear Verizon rate hikes, service disruptions

Under a recent settlement approved by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, Verizon can raise rates on residential and business landline phone service. Opposition was staunch and immediate.

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Verizon defends new cable deals as media companies complain

Verizon is defending its new, cheaper cable packages that let customers choose groups of channels as media companies protest.

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AARP wants to solve JCP&L, Verizon issues

Members of AARP, formerly known as the American Association of Retired Persons, are calling for the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities to take action on what they feel are unresolved issues.

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Todd Torbert, a Verizon cable splicing technician, works to connect the glass fibers to the Verizon FiOS fiber network in Rockville, Md. in 2009. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Todd Torbert, a Verizon cable splicing technician, works to connect the glass fibers to the Verizon FiOS fiber network in Rockville, Md. in 2009. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
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Verizon launches rewards program with tracking

NEW YORK (AP) -- Verizon Wireless is launching a nationwide loyalty program this week for its 100-million-plus subscribers. There's a twist, though: To earn points for every dollar spent, subscribers must consent to have their movements tracked so the company can help target ads that match their interests.

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FiOS Still Not Available Statewide in NJ [AUDIO]

Critics of Verizon claim the company has failed on a promise to deliver fiber optics statewide, despite the collection of $15 billion in surcharges, tax breaks and rate hikes for that purpose.

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Here’s Why Ocean County Verizon Customers are Silenced Today

If you're a Verizon customer in Ocean County right now, chances are that your cell phone is just a glorified door stop at the moment.

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BPU, Rate Counsel Blast Plan to Drop NJ Land Lines

New Jersey utility regulators and advocates for customers are opposing Verizon's plan not to bring wired phone lines back to one shore town badly battered by Superstorm Sandy.

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Outside Verizon's building in New York
Outside Verizon's building in New York (Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)
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Administration Defends Collecting Phone Records

The Obama administration on Thursday defended the National Security Agency's need to collect telephone records of U.S. citizens, calling such information "a critical tool in protecting the nation from terrorist threats."

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