Send Instant Messages to Any AOL, Yahoo! Or MSN Instant Messaging Account From a Verizon Wireless Mobile Phone

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Mobile IM allows Verizon Wireless customers access to their AOL®, Yahoo!® or MSN® instant messaging accounts from their wireless phones. With AOL Instant Messenger (AIM®), Yahoo! Messenger or MSN Messenger mobile, customers can send and receive instant messages and see who is available, busy or offline from their contacts list, all on their mobile phones.

The Mobile IM service is pre-loaded on most Verizon Wireless devices and can be found in the Messaging menu under "Mobile IM."

Editors Note: Verizon Wireless will provide a wireless tip of the week every Thursday through Labor Day.