SMS feast for SEK 99 a month

Telia is now making it simpler for all SMS users to keep track of their messaging costs. For the price of SEK 99 per month, Telia’s customers can send as many SMS messages as they can to all mobile networks in Sweden.

Telia’s Trend Survey 2006 indicated that SMS is stilll one of the most popular mobile services and that more and more people are discovering the advantages of using SMS. In the trend survey, seven out of ten people in Sweden said they plan to send more SMS messages this year, and in the age category 50+, as many as eight out of ten.

“We strive to make everyday life simpler for people,” says Indra Åsander, head of Telia’s Consumer Segment. “Our customers are sending more and more SMS messages, and with our new offering, they can now send as many messages as they can and always have control over their costs.”

Telia’s “SMS to Everyone” offering (Sms Till alla) in Sweden is a supplementary service that is ordered separately. The service is for private customers with Telia mobile subscriptions and prepaid cards. The price includes 5,000 SMS messages per month.

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