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Hmmm...I don't get it...Sounded like they were getting rid of their new every 2 plan but at the bottom it sounded like they were just changing it to what it already was....

so...all we lost was some $100 credit? Which sucks but I am sure I can work something out anyway.

Someone do an easy:

It was this -
and now it is this -
The $100 is gone, I was eligible on Oct 25,2010 and my suppose to be $100 was only $50 upgrade. The problem is here verizon is the only cellular that has decent coverage.
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post #12 of 33
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The $100 is gone, I was eligible on Oct 25,2010 and my suppose to be $100 was only $50 upgrade. The problem is here verizon is the only cellular that has decent coverage.
Same here, but I haven't had any problems with Sprint. I honestly don't like how expensive cell phones are and I would personally go without if it wasn't for the fact that my stupid parents got themselves locked into a family plan with my line.
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Fuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu Verizon.
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Thanks Verizon... Now I gotta see how I can upgrade (in <4 days) before I get screwed?
You aren't going to get screwed, if you have a planned NE (new every two) or annual upgrade coming up, you will be fine. This only changes for new customers.

You will have 6 months to upgrade once you hit the mark, or it will expire.
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Just another reason to stay away from these lengthy contracts.
    
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I'm still kinda confused. If Verizon has news on this then why don't THEY release some information that's easy to understand?

So we don't get an extra $100 off? Will I still be able to get a discounted phone like I can now every 2 years? I've been a Verizon customer for 6 years now and that's a little ridiculous to take that away. They charge enough already.
    
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post #17 of 33
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You aren't going to get screwed, if you have a planned NE (new every two) or annual upgrade coming up, you will be fine. This only changes for new customers.

You will have 6 months to upgrade once you hit the mark, or it will expire.
98% correct.

This also applies to existing customers as well.
    
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post #18 of 33
Right. On my MyVerizon, I have an upgrade scheduled for august with a $50 credit. If I don't upgrade within 6 months, February I lose that $50.
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Right. On my MyVerizon, I have an upgrade scheduled for august with a $50 credit. If I don't upgrade within 6 months, February I lose that $50.
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So if I renew/upgrade in June of this year do I get the full reduced cost show on their flyers and online or will I have to pay another $100 on top of that now?

Ex: Shows $200 for most high-end smartphones. will I pay the $200 or will it now be $300 by next month?

EDIT: This 505 server error is getting annoying. We getting DDoSed the last few days or are we just getting way too much traffic and need to upgrade our servers?
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