Verizon’s Billing Error May Put Money Back In Your Pocket

By Scott Sarvay

October 28, 2010 Updated Oct 29, 2010 at 9:40 AM EST

UNDATED (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Verizon Wireless will pay a record settlement over a "mystery fee".

The $25 million penalty from the Federal Communications Commission stems from billing errors.

Customers who unknowingly initiated data or web access were charged a $1.99 per megabyte. A fee that was a mystery to many.

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