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Just $40 for your plan?! :O Wow.
Yea I got a discount for switching from Cablevision.
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How much did everything cost for this service? Installation fee, equipments fee, monthly fee, etc.
I'm not sure, but I know the package cost is like $45 the same as ****ty AOL we previously paid for, I can tell you for a fact its so MUCH faster.
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I'm stuck with comcast "sad face". Where Can I find out where and when It may possibly be in my area?
    
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I'm not sure, but I know the package cost is like $45 the same as ****ty AOL we previously paid for, I can tell you for a fact its so MUCH faster.
$45 for 15/2 isn't bad! I have Verizon and I currently have their fastest DSL package. 3/768. $30 with contract and $40 without. Our contract is about the end, so I am hoping that FiOS is in my area.
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I want FIOS!!
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I want FIOS!!
How much are you paying Comcast for your speed?
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$45 for 15/2 isn't bad! I have Verizon and I currently have their fastest DSL package. 3/768. $30 with contract and $40 without. Our contract is about the end, so I am hoping that FiOS is in my area.
Installion takes a little while, but well worth it!

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I'm stuck with comcast "sad face". Where Can I find out where and when It may possibly be in my area?
Check here -
https://www22.verizon.com/Content/ConsumerFiOS/

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How much did everything cost for this service? Installation fee, equipments fee, monthly fee, etc.
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When you order Verizon FiOS, a Verizon professional will install your service. Installation is FREE for your primary computer if you sign up for a one-year agreement. If you select a Month-to-Month plan, the installation fee is $79.99. You will also be given the option of setting up additional computers during the initial installation for $89.99 each.
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Wireless Broadband Router FREE

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Well I'm out of luck!! doesn't say anything about my house.... Stuck with my 6mbs =(
    
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Fios is great. A couple of things I would like to warn you about:
1. You will no longer have copper wire phone lines. This means when the power goes out; so does your phone. (There is a backup battery for the phone which lasts six hours I believe.)

2. The Verizon provided router is excellent. Unfortunately they decided to follow their business partners Verizon Wireless tactics and cripple the router. The NAT table is VERY limited and fills up quickly. This means that programs like Steam and torrents may not work until you reset your router which you may have to do quite often.

3. Your free TV will take years to come. (Exaggeration)

4. If you're getting the $99 package (TV, Phone, Internet), it is going to end up costing you around $150 after cables boxes and taxes.

5. Did I mention your free gift (TV in my case) will take a long time to arrive?
    
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