• Report: #992848
Complaint Review:


  • Submitted: Mon, January 07, 2013
  • Updated: Mon, January 07, 2013

  • Reported By: warren hottle — richmond Virginia United States of America
Internet United States of America

Hughesnet bait and switch , Internet

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Hughesnet advertises $39.95 "Power" package.  In telephone conversations with sales reps. they do not mention the the monthly price goes to $59.99 after 3 months.  In web ads, the $39.95 is followed by a small plus sign keyed to the fourth or fifth para of small print which discloses the 50% increase in monthly cost. 

Also, if inquiring about $39.95 package, sales reps. will steer you to the "Power" package.  They will not disclose that the federal government supports a "Recovery Act" package for rural areas unless specifically asked.

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