Are You Charged For Receiving Text Messages?

Do you get charged for incoming text messages?

Limited Text Messaging: For a flat rate, you can send a specific number of text messages at no additional charge.

This could be a couple of hundred messages or more than a thousand, depending on your plan.

Per-Message Charges: You are charged a fee, usually a few cents, for each text message you send or receive.

Do I get charged for incoming texts AT&T?

Re: Incoming text while abroad

If you did not add one of our international options, you will be charged $0.50 per text message sent or received. Picture and video messages are billed at $1.30 per message. If you have either one of Passport plans or the International DayPass you are not charged for messaging at all.31 Aug 2017

Does it cost to receive MMS messages?

Some wireless devices may convert text messages (SMS) to picture messages (MMS) in certain cases, which can result in you paying the $0.75 pay-per-use Picture Messaging fee for each sent message. This only applies when you don’t have unlimited messaging.7 May 2019

Does it cost to receive international texts?

Standard text messaging charge of $0.20/message applies to messages sent and received in the Nationwide Rate and Coverage Area, except for International Text Messages, which cost $0.25/message sent and $0.20/message received, and which do not use messaging bundle allowances, unless you are on a MORE Everything plan