USA & Canada
An Outbound text message up to 160 GSM characters and 70 characters for non-GSM characters (Unicode) is one text credit for the USA.
No charge to receive messages
One MMS message send or receive is two text credits
1/2 credit for blocked Shortcode message re-routing: 1/2 credit additional for failed message re-routing for USA recipients. On customer request carriers sometimes block text messages from the Shortcodes, in that case, we can redirect messages through a different route.
Carrier surcharge applies*
- For coverage and credits, see International SMS Pricing.
- One credit for SMS Polling & Survey reply/response