News

AT&T offers T-Mobile users up to $450 credit to switch

AT&T offers T-Mobile users up to $450 credit to switch

PHONE FIGHT: AT&T is offering T-Mobile customers incentives to switch. Photo: Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) – AT&T Inc on Friday offered customers of No. 4 U.S. mobile provider T-Mobile US Inc a $200 credit to switch to its service on top of a phone trade-in that could be worth another $250, amping up competition between the two rivals.

AT&T, the No. 2 U.S. mobile provider, announced the promotion after T-Mobile spent months appealing to AT&T customers and in anticipation of a new competitive offer expected from the smaller company next week.

(Reporting by Sinead Carew; Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)

Recent Headlines

18 hours ago in Local

Granite City Man Convicted of Murder in 21-Month Old’s Death

gavel2

A Madison County jury deliberated for three hours Friday before finding 42-year-old John Holman III guilty.

18 hours ago in Local

North Mac Elementary School Evacuated After Strange Odor was Detected

school house clip art

No gas or carbon monoxide leaks were detected but a new temperature control system was installed in the building.

1 day ago in Local

Lawmakers Honor Lincoln at Lincoln’s Tomb

2-12-16 Lincoln Tomb

Senator Dick Durbin, a Democrat, says a Republican like Abraham Lincoln is still someone for which we should place great honor.

1 day ago in Local

Grant Encourages Better Farm Conservation

farm

If you're a farmer in the 21st Century, you're probably hearing about - if not practicing - "precision farming." And that extends to conservation practices, too.

1 day ago in Local

Rauner to Close Juvenile Prison

juvenile justice

Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration says it will close the youth correctional facility in Kewanee, near Peoria and the Quad Cities.