I Hate the Phone Company

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    Trying to get my mom's phone hooked up at

    assisted living is proving to be an exercise in patience and I'm afraid that they've exceeded the limits of my medication. Can she keep the same phone number? Answer: Yes for $2 a month. Why? Her apartment two doors down is on midcontinental and her new place contracts with...
    tastyfrzz tastyfrzz
    51-55, M
    Sep 14, 2015

    Cannot Get Through

    I used to have a phone company for the Internet only.  I signed up for the Internet billing, and that suddendly allowed me to have two accounts.  Unfortunately, after cancelling in July, I found that the Internet account was still billing me. So I promptly...
    Gwen110 Gwen110
    36-40, F
    Mar 6, 2009

    Talk Talk Charging For Free Local Calls!

    People connected to talk talk need to check their bills CAREFULLY  i noticed on my latest bill that i was charged for four local calls which are supposed to be free  i was told that by the talk talk customer service person that if you talk for over 60 minutes you will...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 27, 2009

    Morons!

    So, yesterday I went and paid my phone bill, which includes my DSL. My home phone had been shut off for a few weeks and I knew that my DSL was coming next, so I went online and checked my email and went to pay the bill. When I got home, my internet was disconnected, but it was to...
    trehuginhipee trehuginhipee
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 15, 2008

    Stingy Buggers!!

    Cox cable has a great deal on a bundle including tv, phone, and internet. Trouble is I cant take advantage of it because the stupid phone company that services my area is fighting letting them in. Dont understand how this is possible...free market and all....but apparently...
    Lexus Lexus
    36-40, F
    Nov 28, 2007

    Some of those operators are not listening to

    you. They should just listening to you first otherwise they won't understand why are you calling about.
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 24, 2014

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