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  • Report: #684007

Complaint Review: Classmates.com

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  • Submitted: Tue, January 18, 2011
  • Updated: Tue, January 18, 2011

  • Reported By: Milehisteve — Denver Colorado United States of America
Classmates.com
Internet United States of America

Classmates.com Auto-renewal membership scam, Internet

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Classmates.com automatically renewed my membership without my knowledge. Their promotional rate for a Gold membership was $9.99. However, in December they charged my Visa $39.00 for the renewal without any notice.

I emailed them and called their customer service representative to ask for a refund and was given the standard company response--blah, blah, blah-- that the account default setting is for "automatic" renewal.

I never was given any kind of written membership confirmation or courtesy reminder of the renewal. In fact, the site appears to have little traffic and seems to produce a lot of spam: "So-and-so is looking for you..."

The blogosphere is filled with many consumer complaints about Classmates.com and news of class action lawsuits. Please spread the word to help stop this scam.


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