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Early Termination Fee

Copper Contributor tomservo
Copper Contributor
Posts: 15
Registered: ‎06-30-2012
Message 1 of 5

Ive seen several posts on this and, IMHO, Verizon needs to address a portion of their early termination fee assessment. In August I had to move for work, where I relocated did not offer Fios or any other Verizon service. I was a customer, or more realistically, revenue source, for Verizon for upwards of 8+ years at my previous residence. When I cancelled my service - again, because I moved to an area without service options - no one mentioned this early termination fee but there it was, nice and big, on my final bill. These are the same people that took over a week to restore my phone, internet and tv service when it went out (but did have the courtesy to credit me the grand sum of @ $3.50 for my trouble). In short, it strikes me at best as a questionable business practice and I can assure you that Verizon will never see one more dime from me as a customer. I wil be happy to share my thoughts with friends and family who might be considering Verizon as a provider.  

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Message 2 of 5

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Registered: ‎04-10-2013
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Copper Contributor tomservo
Copper Contributor
Posts: 15
Registered: ‎06-30-2012
Message 4 of 5

Yeah, due to my request. More like due to my total disgust with your organization. But same diff.

Contributor THis757
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎06-21-2014
Message 5 of 5

The crazy thing is I had the fee canceld a while back but then my move got put on hold and when i went to ask to cancel the early termination fee again they assessed the fee!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I love their cable service and wish i could take it with me...but i can't because of some contract they have with some entity.!!!!!!!!!! its almost like Verizon is my landlord and charging me an early cancelation of rent!!!!!! **bleep**.....how is this legal????????? YOU CAN"T OFFER A SERVICE IN MY AREA SO YOU WANT TO CHARGE ME????? sorry we had to move and could not continue your service......sorry i will not be recommending your service to anyone ever again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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