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Horrible Customer Service Experience/Procedures

Contributor eoinkelly
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎01-08-2019
Message 1 of 3

I have been waiting over two months to receive my 250USD deposit back from Verizon after I transferred the account ownership to my housemate! Don't ever take that option anyone!!


I have moved to Australia for a year and the only way I can contact the financial services team is over the phone, costing a fortune. No email address is given and the online chat team don't have access to account finances. All they can see is that the deposit should have been paid out and have informed me so on numerous occasions with no action being taken. Four times I have rang fin services and still no deposit return. And this last time they are now saying I never returned the equipment, even though I have the email confirmation saying everything has been completed from over two months ago.

All I want is somebody I can email with all of the details from my account handover so that I can prove the deposit should have been returned! Also the removal of the new fee placed against my account due to what they say is a non return of the equipment!


I am not one for writing complaints but I felt compelled to in this case. Absolutely the worst customer service experience I have ever received anywhere!


Gold Contributor VII
Gold Contributor VII
Posts: 4,690
Registered: ‎10-18-2016
Message 2 of 3

You could try google to find your states Public Utilities Commission or Public Service Commission and file an online complaint or file a charge with your former states attorney generals office. They look dimly on non return of deposits. However they send the return to your last address you paid it from. Not going to mail it to outside the country.


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Registered: ‎03-18-2013
Message 3 of 3

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