Taking a moment to do a commercial for Sprint, he says, "It's very affordable, especially if you're getting data devices [smartphones]. They don't charge you extra fees--everything is built into the plan."
But back to Verizon: the Jaberos are ticked. Verizon is "a large part of our business," he says. "A lot of our customers are upset. It's a shame. We called Verizon and said 'You guys are taking food out of our kids' mouths. We're trying to make a living here.'"
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[Originally published in January, 2011.]