Originally Posted by mattig89ch
so...do we know if I'll be able to continue the story on both sides? If I'll still be able to do heroics, or the other form of dungeons (been so long I've forgotten the name)?
You'll be able to do practically everything except Operations and other endgame stuff and with the rest you can still do it but have a limited number of times per week you can play them.
Check this: http://www.swtor.com/free/features
and this: http://www.swtor.com/support/helpcenter/6449