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Do you ever get random magazines #150544
Nov 11th, 2007 at 08:55 AM
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that you didn't subscribe too? I got a Family Circle Magazine with my ex last night on it that I haven't used since 1998, with a statement for $19.98 telling me to mail by 11/28/07. I have never subscribed to this magazine in my life. There isn't an 800 number or email on this bill. Interesting.

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Oh. And it says this bill is a "second notice"

Re: Do you ever get random magazines [Re: Bestofour] #150546
Nov 11th, 2007 at 09:08 AM
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I got something like that once, for the... America's Test Kitchen book and magazine. I just called them - you can find a 800 number online I'm sure - and sent the stuff back via Return to SEnder and then told them that I sent it back. Cleared it up immediately.

Maybe they were just hoping you'd pay it and keep the subscription?


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Nov 11th, 2007 at 09:49 AM
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Or it might be a scam and not from the publisher at all. Someone could make some money that way. If you receive something in the US mails that was unsolicited with your name on it, it is yours to keep.


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Re: Do you ever get random magazines [Re: Tina] #150555
Nov 11th, 2007 at 10:09 AM
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I got a second invoice to Lucky magazine.

Let me explain:

I got it for free for signing up for the Big Brother 24/7 feed via Real Player. I didn't want it but it was free so it came....got the last issue a few months ago....now they keep sending things that are like bills, I guess to make me think that I need to send it back and pay....but I don't...that's only if I want to extend my magazine subscription, but the way it reads and looks is like it's a bill that I have to pay---not like it's a choice of subscribing again or not subscribing.....


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I'm going to send the bill with a note that says I didn't subscribe and see what happens.

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Nov 12th, 2007 at 08:29 AM
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I have been getting Sports Illustrated for over a year now and I have never in my life subscribed to it. James likes it though. I have never gotten a bill for it either. why

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Nov 12th, 2007 at 11:09 AM
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Well that's weird Jess, is it in your name then or James' name?

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Nov 12th, 2007 at 11:17 AM
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You mean you and Bill, or when you lived in KY?

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Nov 12th, 2007 at 12:50 PM
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Originally Posted by loz
Well that's weird Jess, is it in your name then or James' name?


It comes in my name which is really weird cuz that is one of the last magazines that I would ever order. lol

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Nov 12th, 2007 at 04:27 PM
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That's what I was thinking Cindy... rspb Pretty petty and immature.

Jess, I didn't think you'd enjoy that magazine that much. lol

I get 4 magazaines...Birds and Blooms, Better Homes and Gardens, Redbook, and OK magazine. thumbup My fav. is In Touch magazine though.

Re: Do you ever get random magazines [Re: ] #150921
Nov 12th, 2007 at 05:13 PM
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Could they be like gift subscriptions? I know when I used to get Owl magazine, i thought they ere trying to scam me, but when my parents called, it turned out to be a subscription and the bill was just a follow up and we didnt have to pay it


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Nov 12th, 2007 at 05:34 PM
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I don't think mine is a gift. It's definitely a bill - "second notice."


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