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I Hate the Phone Company

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    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

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    Audimated @sshole!

    Just this past Friday I tried to pay my phonebill by check over phone (as I always do). But this time I needed to split my charges up into 2 payments. Of coarse, I get the promps and automated guy. After 10 minutes of getting NOWHERE, I scream: NEED HELP! Finally transfered to a...
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 28, 2007

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    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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    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

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    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

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    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

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    Ant20 Ant20 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    My parents are too rough with me. When I say parents, I mean my dad. He's always choking me or hitting me or something. Then when I try to joke about it or fight back he tells me I...
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