AOL and Tel-Save Approach Half a Million Long Distance Lines

March 25, 1998

Dulles, VA and New Hope, PA (March 25, 1998) -- America Online, Inc. and Tel-Save Holdings, Inc. said today that they expect to have generated approximately 500,000 telephone lines by the end of the current quarter under their joint agreement for marketing long distance services to AOL members. 'We think this might be one of the fastest share shifts in the history of the long-distance industry -- and we're only just beginning,' said Dan Borislow, President of Tel- Save Holdings. 'Tel-Save pioneered the practice of online marketing and customer support for long distance services,' said Barry Schuler, President, AOL Interactive Services. 'This is a win-win-win situation for Tel- Save, America Online and, most importantly, our members, enabling us to provide a real benefit for the AOL members who visit Keyword: LD and sign up in seconds for the best value in long distance -- long distance service for 9 cents a minute, 24 hours a day, seven days a week' In addition to providing interstate long distance service for 9 cents a minute, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, the AOL Long Distance Savings Plan offers AOL members online billing detail including the ability to view previous months and the ability to check the billing detail for calls made just minutes before, and customer service 24 hours a day, seven days a week -- all without usage requirements, sign-up charges or monthly fees.

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