Customers With Disabilities
  • Wireless
  • Residential
  • Business
  • Shop

    Order Services

    See All Plans & Bundles

    Special Deals



    Current Customers

    Add or Change Services

    Renew or Change Bundle

    Find out which Verizon services are available at your address.

  • My Verizon

    Email & Calls

    Check Email

    Verizon Visual 411



    Bill & Payment

    View Bill

    Pay Final Bill

    Manage Auto Pay

    Manage Paper Free Billing

    My Services

    Add or Change Services

    Renew or Change Bundle

    Review Account

    Manage My Internet

    Manage My Voice


    My Rewards+

    Manage My Rewards+

    Refer a Friend




  • Support

    Community help





    Search Support

    Connect with us

    Verizon on Facebook Verizon on Twitter Verizon on Google Plus Verizon on YouTube

  • Watch Fios

    Watch thousands of your favorite TV shows and movies On Demand and Live. Rent or buy your favorites
    and watch them on any device. Or, check what's on tonight and program your DVR. You can do it all!

    Watch Free TV & Movies



    Rent or Buy

    Set your TV Viewing Experience

  • Trending

    Check out this personalized, real-time feed featuring the latest content and entertainment from around the Web including new headlines, sports, entertainment and more.

    News & Lifestyle

    Have a laugh, learn a trick and discover the awesomeness of Fios. Explore Fios Lounge today.

    Fios Lounge





The Verizon Small Business Facebook and Twitter pages have launched. Follow Us at and Find Us at

Reminder to Be Safe Online and Protect Your Computer

by Monte_Beck on ‎06-25-2010 06:43 AM

1195i1E2AEB3FE004FD5AIt’s coming to the end of Internet Safety month and while we are careful not to casually share personal information over the Internet; I want take this opportunity to remind small businesses about the importance of protecting your computer from viruses, spam, malware and other issues which could potentially disrupt your daily business operations.


While I suspect many small businesses still think their business is too small to be targeted – think again.  Federal authorities have said cyber criminals are increasingly targeting small- and medium-sized businesses.  Why?  Because many of these small- and medium-sized businesses typically don’t have the resources or neglect to update their computers’ security.


Many of these cyber criminals steal whatever they can get their hands on -- most in demand are credit card numbers, personal information, and social security numbers.  While it’s a no-brainer for a small business owner to secure a store or business office with locks, alarms and perhaps even video surveillance – some still neglect to secure their computer.


There are many Internet security solutions in the marketplace and Verizon offers a simple- to-install and affordable solution to help protect your computer.  Here at Verizon we offer the Verizon Internet Security Suite (VISS) for small businesses.  There’s no hardware, the software is downloaded straight from your computer and it updates frequently.  VISS helps guard against known computer viruses, detects and eliminates a broad range of spyware, and provides a host of other features.  Verizon’s VISS for small businesses is very affordable starting at $5.99 per month and covers three computers (PC or Macintosh).  Of course, I’d advise that a small business get the Data Protection Premium solution which includes VISS, Verizon Online Backup and Sharing (every business should have their data backed up in case their computer crashes), Verizon Encrypted Mail and Encrypted Docs (starts at $9.99 per month).


Businesses regardless of their size handle sensitive information all the time and with strict HIPPA and Sarbanes-Oxley guidelines encrypting the emails you sent or the documents you craft would help ensure that only the intended recipient have access to these information.


No matter how you choose to protect your computer, Verizon’s in-house security expert said, “An organization needs to address their IT security throughout their company at every layer.  While cost cutting is what every company – particularly, the smaller ones – strives for these days, it’s important to not cut security.  It’s a surefire way to kill a business.  We can work with small businesses to help them make the most of their existing and limited resources to secure their information assets and to help protect their business.” 


We do try to make things simple for our small business customers.  Feel free to share any security breach or related stories below.



by shopmama on ‎07-07-2010 06:56 AM

I recently recieved what I believe to be a phishing email as shown below. Is this phishing or for real?


Dear Valued Customer:

At Verizon Wireless, we know you rely on us to provide your company with exceptional wireless service and products.

Protecting and keeping accurate account records is critical to providing exemplary customer service. In an ongoing effort to improve order-processing accuracy and efficiencies, as well as maintaining the highest level of account security, we are asking you to confirm the account information we have on file.

Verizon Wireless only allows the authorized individual(s) assigned to your account to place and approve orders. Occasionally, we will contact these individuals to authenticate that our information is still accurate.

To validate the information that we have on file, please complete the Corporate Liability Authorization Form. You may add more than one authorized account contact, or request to have account contacts removed.

We appreciate and recognize you as an important business partner, and strive to make sure that we are providing the customer service your company deserves and expects from Verizon Wireless. If you have any questions about this request, please contact our Business Support Center at 1-800-922-0204.

As always, thank you for choosing Verizon Wireless!


Verizon Wireless Business Support Team

If you have trouble clicking on the link above validate your information at:

© 2010 Verizon Wireless. All rights reserved.

This email was sent from Please add this email address to your address book or email whitelist to ensure you do not miss any emails from us.

If you no longer wish to receive emails, you may unsubscribe, or easily adjust your subscription preferences from your profile information.

Verizon Wireless
1515 Woodfield Road, Suite 1400
Schaumburg, IL 60173

About Verizon's Small Business
Get news from Verizon about small business services and market trends that affect your bottom line. Here, you'll find tips and commentary from the Verizon small business group and other experts to help keep your business growing.


Contact the editor:

About the Authors

Tracey Kennedy

Senior Manager: Verizon Small Business

Photo of Tracey Kennedy

Tracey provides Small Business Marketing support and is the voice of many Verizon Automated Notification Announcement marketing campaigns.


My Verizon

  • Check Email
  • Add or Change Services
  • Renew Your Contract
  • Manage Services
  • Announcements

Support Tools

Watch Fios


  • Visual 411