AT&T wireless customers may have noticed a new fee on their latest bill. It’s being called an “administrative fee” and it’s 61 cents per phone per month.
That’s $7.32 a year per phone, which adds up to an estimated $500 million or more for AT&T. The fee is listed at the bottom of the bill along with state and local taxes.
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