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Hearst / magazine subscription

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amknc on Feb 14, 2019

I want to write and just say how disgusted I am with this company (elle decor is the actual subscription). My renewal card has a phone # to call and 'cancel at any time'. And apparently they want to sell me everything under the sun!! Hearing aids, cell phone service, cable service...

Great American Readers / fraudulent business practices; misrepresentation of the cost of the service; refusal to cancel order

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Dmills1 on Feb 12, 2019

I have attempted to resolve this issue with great american readers but they have only continued to harass me for payment for magazines that they would not cancel. I took care of this myself and cancelled directly with the magazine publishers. Now I have received a letter from interstate...

The San Diego Union-Tribune / billing

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Ivana T. on Feb 12, 2019

In December I did not receive the paper 3 days in a row, i called and was told you were going to credit my account. On my January billing I noticed I had been double billed for the month, the rate was higher and I didn't get a credit. I called and spoke to Shel. She informed me they would...

Lighthouse Media Solutions / south shore living magazine

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Linda Burgh on Feb 7, 2019

It seems like they have stopped publication of their magazine. We have subscriptions unfilled. Two renewals for Christmas were paid for and were never received. They took the money and didn't deliver and gave no warning they were no longer in business. They produce several magazines and...

Chicago Tribune / missing part or parts of paper

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Linda Illes on Feb 3, 2019

Regarding 02/03/2019-There were no Sunday comics this morning and no TV listing. Did I miss some info regarding the new format? Acct. #[protected] The reorganization of the arts, entertainment and books is fine but is it at the expense of diminished coverage in the Sunday edition? If this i...

Chicago Tribune / paper not delivered or very late in day

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Ever since new divery person & getting their Christmas bonus from us, 4 X delevery is really bad. Late or not at all. I have found papers in my hedges, by my garage, or not on my porch as was before. Up early as retired & keep looking for home delivery it's supposed to be. What good is the...

People Magazine / people magazine

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Paula Rios Brown on Jan 31, 2019

I did not subscribe to your magazine STOP sending them to us .You sent me 2 copies to people magazine one under my name Paula Brown and the other underwear my husbands name Ross Brown. We are not paying for your magazine we threw them in the trash . We never subscribed to your magazine...

The Press Enterprise / PE.com / scam newspaper service/subscription scam

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TikiTime00 on Jan 29, 2019

My husband was stopped in front of a grocery store by a Press Enterprise newspaper salesperson. The person said if he paid $12.39 once, he would get the Sunday paper for a year and not have to pay agin. He would also get free gift cards from 7-eleven and amazon. Well we got ONE newspaper...

Cook's Country / magazine subscription

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NHKimSmith on Jan 28, 2019

I purchased a one-year subscription in 2016 or 2017 and paid by check (purposely so that there would be no question about whether I had ordered a perpetual subscription). The magazine wasn't what I expected, and I didn't intend to renew. After my one year was up, they started to send me...

Chicago Tribune / delivery

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William Daish on Jan 28, 2019

My sister and I have had Tribune delivery issues for about two years We are at the same address but building R instead of building H The delivery driver always brought it to our door He now leaves it in the lobby for anyone to take We have average a missing paper once a week We have...

North American Hunting Club / life membership not being honored

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Marnie-Scott TeBeest on Jan 26, 2019

We too are life members since about 2003 and in the beginning got the few items promised, the plaque, a knife, a few books, and the magazine for a while. Is Bill Miller still the executive director?? The hunting show is long gone as well. It's been years since we've heard anything - and...

Buckmasters / 5 year subscription, plus numerous products to go along with this magazine.

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Nancy Williams on Jan 23, 2019

Sent payment in full $136.90 by check to Buckmasters 11/21/2018. Was to receive a 5 year magazine subscription and a new Buckmasters DVD, embroidered cap, a Bear & Sons Cutlery Knife, window decal, Tinks #69 Doe-in-Rut Buck Lure, and so called other subcription benefits. Got a mag from Nov...

Magselect.com / magazines sold for fundraising

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Pat Peters on Jan 22, 2019

I purchased limited issues of any magazine of my choice last oct/Nov? I mailed in the postcard to redeem early dec.no magazines recd. They have my email but you cant find any cust service phone numbers anyplace! Now I went back to website and put in the code on card..it says this wa...

HGTV / person

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dont send it on Jan 20, 2019

You have sent me an invoice for a magazine with account number [protected] for 19.99. I did not, not, not, not, not, not, not order anything from you. I never ordered a magazine from you. Do you do this to everyone who just puts in for the contest for home? I won't pay for what I did not...

7 West Media in Western Australia / misinformation in support of farmers

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dennis Bishop on Jan 18, 2019

Channel 7 Perth & the West Australia continue to support desperate farmers in their defense of the cruel horrible, inhumane live sheep export trade, - farmers, the farm lobby, politicians have known about this horrible trade since 1985 - its been in the Western Australian courts since...

Better Homes and Gardens / magazine subscription

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Haugansl on Jan 12, 2019

I have tried repeatedly to cancel my magazine subscriptions both in writing and online and I am still receiving them. This has been going on for over 6 months and I'm tired of them not listening to me. I have no time for the magazine e so it is just a waste of time sending it and I'm not...

Viking Magazine Service / magazines

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AngryReader on Jan 11, 2019

I signed up for 1 magazine subscription and now they added a second magazine order without my authorization! When I called to "cancel" they were very aggressive, and said that people can never cancel after 14 days. 1) I was never told verbally about this policy; 2) I never received a...

Herald and News Newspaper Klamath Falls, Oregon / vacation stop delivery

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ammo tech on Jan 11, 2019

First off this newspaper is not worth paying for. I called in a vacation stop delivery on Dec 28 and finally got it stopped on Jan 11th. Not good if a person is going out of town. It took 4 phone calls and 9 emails to accomplishment this which is poor customer service for such a simple...

Cooking Club of America / lifetime membership

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Jole on Jan 9, 2019

I paid for life membership, never received my magazines after the 1st year, they demanded more funds which l refused to pay. I have reported bthis company to many authorities and contacted BBB with no results. Buyer beware this is a major scam. This company also has gardening club of...

Magselect.com / voucher

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Happy Dancer on Jan 8, 2019

Whats the deal, I am unable to get to the website to order magazines. There are very few to choose from on the voucher, and I expect if I mail it in, nothing will happen. Good bye donation to school! I bought this in good faith to support my granddaughters school, thinking I would buy them...