March 11, 2017 Leave a comment Unlimited data plan 'gotchas' By Mark Jones, Komando.com 8,4768.4k © Syda Productions | Dreamstime.com I'm sure by now you have heard about the unlimited data plan war going on between mobile providers. The top four U.S. carriers have been battling it out for some time now.It all began when Verizon started offering unlimited plans to customers again. The communications giant hadn't offered these plans to new customers in over five years. That move led to the other providers following up with changes to their unlimited offerings. This all sounds great for the consumer since fierce competition typically means great deals.But are these unlimited data plans right for everyone? The quick answer is no.That's why you need to know about these 'gotchas' hidden in the details of the fine print.First, let's compare current prices being offered. Then we'll get into the gotchas.CarrierPrice with one smartphonePrice with four smartphonesVerizon$80$180AT&T$90$160T-Mobile$70$160Sprint$50$90Next page: What are the unlimited plan gotchas Continued on next page123Next View All BREAKING NEWS, TIPS, AND MORE LIKED WHAT YOU READ? GET MORE IN YOUR INBOX FREE. Stay up-to-date the easy way. SIGN ME UP! Leave a comment Previous Tips Block spam and marketing text messages Next Tips Use Instagram? You need this to get your hacked account back Related Articles 5 steps to cutting your data usage in half 5 ways to drastically reduce your smartphone data use One trick to cut down your data usage Lease vs. buy: Which is better for your next smartphone?