Mobile Carriers Will Refund Current and Former Customers
and Verizon Wireless customers: You may be entitled to refunds for
illegal charges “crammed” onto your bills over the past five years.
Both companies have
agreed to pay back customers for letting third-party vendors charge them
for unauthorized services like premium SMS or text messaging.
don’t know whether you were billed for these services or not, you can
view summaries of your charges on the claim submissions websites
starting in July. Former customers may apply. See this Consumer Financial Protection Bureau blog post for the details.