AT&T Modifies and Simplifies their Cellphone Plans

By AT&T, Special for  USDR

T&T* is providing new and existing customers with simpler and more flexible ways to upgrade to a new  smartphone.

We know you want flexibility and choices. With our new plans, we’re giving you the power to decide between lower monthly payments or the ability to upgrade to the latest smartphone  sooner.

Starting June 9, AT&T will simplify the smartphone purchase experience from 4 installment options to the 2  following1:

  • AT&T Next Every YearSM: Upgrade to a new device every year, with a 24-month financing program  term.
  • AT&T Next®: Upgrade every 2 years, with a 30-month financing program term.

With the new options, consumers and businesses can reduce their monthly  payments:

  • Device Trade-in: Customers who own their device can trade it in and apply the value toward the new device cost in AT&T retail  stores.
  • Down payment: Customers can put money down at the time of purchase to apply towards the new device  cost.

Here’s how it  works:

AT&T Next Every Year

AT&T Next

Primary Benefit

New device every year

Lower monthly device payment

Upgrade Eligibility

12 monthly payments or 50% of retail device cost paid off and trade-in of eligible device

24 monthly payments or 80% of retail device cost paid off and trade-in of eligible device

Pay Off Phone

24 months

30 months

For well-qualified customers, an optional down payment at the time of purchase lets you get lower monthly payments by reducing the financed  amount.

1 Req’s 24 or 30-mo. 0% APR installment agmt & elig. svc. Tax due at sale.  Down-payment may be reqd. If svc is cancelled, device balance is due. Upgrade req’s 50% or 80% payment of retail price, trade-in of financed device in good condition & elig. smartphone purch w/qual. svc. Deposit may be req’d. Fees, charges & restr’s apply.  Examples: $749.99 retail price (1) on AT&T Next is $0 down and $25/month or $225 down and $17.50/month; or (2) on AT&T Next Every Year is $0 down and$31.25/month or $225 down and  $21.88/month.

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T  Inc.

About  AT&T

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SOURCE  AT&T

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