Get the advantage this package of essential support and protection features give you, both online and off. The monthly membership fee of $10.951 includes benefits that will help protect your computer from viruses, hackers and hardware failure. Even get backup dial-up access!

As a valued CompuServe member, you get access to our best online security protection available from McAfee Internet Security Suite - Special Edition from AOL2 for up to 3 computers with comprehensive protection against viruses, spyware and hackers. You’re also eligible for live technical support by phone, and 20 hours of backup dial-up access from CompuServe3.

You’ll also receive up to $250 per year of Extended Computer Protection from AOL4 to repair or replace your computer in case of hardware failure

As always, you’ll receive unlimited access to all of CompuServe’s most popular features, such as email and our all-in-one software.

The CompuServe Advantage Essentials plan is a great value, saving you almost $25 per month compared to purchasing these premium services separately.

CompuServe Advantage Essentials – Limitations & Restrictions

1 (CompuServe Advantage Essentials) Additional taxes may apply. An additional $5 monthly charge will still apply if premium services or additional fees are paid through your checking account or telephone bill.

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3 (20 hrs back up Dial-up) Any dial-up hours over the 20 hours included in this plan will be charged at $0.99 per hour, up to a maximum of $4.00 per month. Members in certain areas, including Alaska, may have to pay additional communications charges. If you connect to CompuServe using a dial-up connection, you may incur additional charges on your telephone bill, depending on your location and calling plan. Please check with your telephone company for more information. Minimum system requirements apply.

4 (Extended Computer Protection) Limitations and exclusions apply.