Text messaging is allowing cell phone carriers to mark up their bills by 6,500%.
Consumer are gradually learning that sending these small and short messages are causing their cell phone bill to dramatically increased. Here is why?
On a typical pay per text plan, it usually cost you $0.20 to send outgoing and $0.10 to receiving a 160 character text.
Even if you sign up for a unlimited texting plan for $10 a month, they are still profiting because texting causes them next to nothing to maintain.