A whole bunch of folk (hi, Steve) have commented
that when AT&T took over various (formerly) smaller,
regional, third party cellular companies, they
soon ended the t-mobile roaming arrangements.
Meaning that lots of people woke up one mrrning
Earlier this week I got off the phone with TM and
got into extensive discussions about this problem.
What got us going was that they would give me a discount
if I re-signed up for two years, but I said I wouldn't
risk more than one. Why? Because I spend a lot of
time in (newly) AT&T areas and was worried I'd
The rep was pretty knowledgable and forthcoming. He
claimed they had gone through lots of updates about
this issue post the merger/takeover breakup, and
they had been assured that all current roamings
would continue, and most "lost" ones would resume.
Take it for what it's worth, of course...
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