- Report: #210956
Report - Rebuttal - Arbitrate
Complaint Review: American Reading Club - The Publishers
American Reading Club - The Publishers5175 Performance Drive Cumming, Georgia U.S.A.
American Reading Club - The Publishers scam, misleading ripoff Cumming Georgia
A business' first
line of defense
on the Internet.
If your business is
willing to make a
Click here now..
Somehow my one year turned into three. I tried to cancel, but they told me they prepay for the subscriptions, so I cannot cancel. This was never stated in any paperwork that I got, and I was never told this over the phone.
About a year ago I got a call from them telling me that they would send me a new updated list for the magazines. THIS IS A SCAM. When they send you a "new list" for magazines, they're signing you up for a whole new account. Once again, they would not let me cancel this account, and I had to sit on the phone with them for hours before they told me they would lower my plan from five years of magazines, to three.
I'm a full-time college student with a part-time job, and I'm now paying this company over $100 a month for magazines that I don't even get. I've NEVER recieved ten magazines, I get maybe five, and I'm getting a bunch of notices telling me that my subscriptions are ending. I would like to know where all this money has gone? I paid them $50 a month for two years, and for the past year it's been over $100 a month, FOR MAGAZINES.
I've told them many times to never call me again, but I keep getting the same phone calls over and over. They call and tell me that their customers have been getting calls from other companies offering magazine subscriptions, so they wanted to tell me to tell these other companies that I'm set. I tell them that I've recieved this phone call before, and they say, "Oh, well we're also calling to send you a new updated list." I then tell them that I DO NOT want to renew, and that I would like them to stop calling me. I still continue to get these calls, though.
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 09/14/2006 06:51 AM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/American-Reading-Club-The-Publishers/Cumming-Georgia-30040/American-Reading-Club-The-Publishers-scam-misleading-ripoff-Cumming-Georgia-210956. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.
Ripoff Report has an exclusive license to this report. It may not be copied without the written permission of Ripoff Report.
If you would like to see more Rip-off Reports on this company/individual, search here:Search Tips
In order to assure the best results in your search:
- Keep the name short & simple, and try different variations of the name.
- Do not include ".com", "S", "Inc.", "Corp", or "LLC" at the end of the Company name.
- Use only the first/main part of a name to get best results.
- Only search one name at a time if Company has many AKA's.