same here You'll need to contact them to kill the cloud service. They suckered me into it as well because they never mentioned anything about charges for it when it first came out. You can still purchase your own modems off e-bay or wal mart which is cheaper than leasing one. The other issues are very real however I have never hit the cap and I am a pretty frequent downloader nor have i received a notice.
Saint Louis, MO
They will no longer let you use your own modem as of the 26th of June.