Verizon Communications is targeting cable with two new
signup promotions, offering new FiOS bundle subscribers $150 pre-paid Visa
cards and DSL customers three months free
The offers are available starting Monday, Sept. 21, and run
through Dec. 31.
On the FiOS front, in addition to a $150 Visa prepaid card,
new customers ordering qualifying bundles also will receive a 24-month price
guarantee and free premium installation. Plus, FiOS triple-play customers who
order qualifying midtier and top-tier bundles will receive three months free of
their choice of HBO and Cinemax movie channels or an international in-language
Existing FiOS customers who add a qualifying new FiOS TV or
Internet service also are eligible for the Visa prepaid card and the two-year
price guarantee. In addition, according to Verizon, customers who sign up
online will receive an extra $5 a month off their monthly price for voice
service for one year.
New Verizon DSL
customers, meanwhile, are eligible for to receive three months free high-speed
Internet service if they agree to a one-year contract. The offer is also
available to customers who do not want a service bundle with Verizon voice
calling plans. DSL pricing after three months is $19.99 per month for up
to 1 Megabit-per-second downloads; $29.99 per month for 3 Mbps; and $39.99 per
month for the 7.1-Mbps tier.