There is news around that Cingular is going to hike SMS price to 15 cents per message from its current 10 cents per message.
Thereâ€™s word out that Cingular is changing its per text-message fee from 10 cents to 15 cents starting late January. This site says1:Effective January 21, 2007, the pay-per-use pricing for SMS and IM will increase to $0.15/msg. This will affect all postpaid and Pick Your Plan customers who do not currently subscribe to an SMS package. . . Notification will be in the December bill and in [an] SMS sent to Pick Your Plan customers.