Consumer Dial Up Access Prices

Complete Internet Access subscribers can choose from several different payment plans. These plans vary according to how you want to connect to the CIA Network, and how much time you plan to spend with us each month.

Below we explain each subscription option. We also list the parts of our system that have additional costs (surcharged services), and explain how you can pay.

Our plans depend on how you want to connect to the CIA Network. We have many local telephone numbers, and allow connections from other sites.

Access Method Basic Monthly Fee Additional
Hourly Fee
Single Usage Plan $14.95 None
Family/Business Plan $18.95 None
Unlimited Shell $15.00 None

* The Unlimited Shell may be purchased for only 10.00 per month when also using a PPP plan.. That's an additional $5.00 savings on your Internet Access.

Single Usage CIA accounts include the following at no additional charge:

  • 5Mb User Storage/Web space (http://www.thecia.net/users/yourusername)
  • Local Dialup Access with no additional charges.
  • Full technical support with installation diskettes
  • 1 Email address
  • Discounts to many of our business customers

Single User Plan


The Starter Plan gives you an easy and inexpensive way to reach the CIA and the Internet. For only $14.95 a month ($11.95 when pre-paying for 6 or 12 months). It's a great way to get started on the Internet! (Available to users calling one of our local access numbers.)

Family/Business Unlimited Plan

$18.95/month gives you unlimited access! The Family/Business Plan gives you 2 User ID's, 3 additional E-mail Addresses, 20 Megs Of Web Space.

All plans have a $20.00 activation fee unless otherwise stated/noted/advertised by TheCIA.

Surcharged Services

These are additional packages available from TheCIA. If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to

Item Description of Service Fees Monthly Charge
- - Plus Virtual Domain - -
200 Meg/ 10 Mail Boxes/ Global Mail Map
Host your own web site. www.yourdomain.com 20.00 29.95
- - Standard Virtual Domain - -
50 Meg/ 5 Mail Boxes/ Global Mail Map
Host your own web site. www.yourdomain.com 20.00 19.95
- - Economy Virtual Domain - -
20 Meg/ 1 Mail Box/ Global Mail Map
Host your own web site. www.yourdomain.com 20.00 12.95
Static IP Address Have your own static IP address 20.00 5.00
MX Mail Delivery Run your own Mail Server and we forward mail to you 15.00 free
Email Mapping/Global Map the Email from your domain to specific CIA account. 19.00 n/a
Addt'l Mail Mapping Map particular Email Address to individual Accounts   1.95 each
Additional Storage If you need more than 10Mb, 1$ per 10Mb per Month   1.00

Payment Options

The Complete Internet Access, Inc. Network Subscription Payment:

  • All of our account billing is done via credit card.
  • Users can have their cards billed monthly (on the anniversary date of their initial subscription) with their usage charges.
  • All accounts de-activated for non payment require payment in advance for future billing and a $5.00 reconnection fee.

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