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the life of a mother with youth

Wednesday, July 21, 2004
how to get what you want, when you want it

It has been 2 weeks since we were in the new house and 2 weeks since Dish Network completed our move by installing a new dish on top of the house and reconnected our existing receiver.  In the original install, we ordered 2 receivers to work 4 tv's but only received 1 due to the fact that our other tv's were in storage.  The moving guys from Dish Network instructed me to buy a receiver and have them install it.  Otay but after 2 weeks of research and countless hours on hold with customer service, I finally had enough of the run around.
Chick says, "I'm sorry Mrs. Semones but the only way for you to get another receiver, you have to pay $99.99 for the receiver and $49 an hour for labor to install it and if you don't have the proper switch, you'll have to pay to replace that also and all together it would be over $300."

"Do fucking what?  Thank you for your time but I'd like to speak to your supervisor please.  Now.  Thank you." I reply.

"This is Sandra, floor manager, our representative was not able to help you and the reason is because you have to buy additional equipment unless you want to wait a year, then we will provide equipment, installation and service package for only $5 extra each month," said Supervisor #1.

"Okay, thank you for your time but I'd like to speak to your supervisor please.  Now.  Thank you." I replied.

*on hold for 17 minutes*

"This is Stewart, Account Supervisor --," is all he was able to say.

"Yeah well this is Mrs. Semones and if I don't get another receiver, installation, service package and any additional equipment for only $5 extra each month, I'm going to rip your fucking head off,"  I said in a dark tone and strong voice.  You have 5 minutes to do it."

"Please hold," said Stewart."

"Hi Mrs. Semones, I'm Michael in the Accounts Executive Office and you have been transferred to me.  I have been told about your situation and I'm looking for the next available installation date.  *short pause*  This Friday at 2 o'clock pm sound ok?"  Finally I was getting somewhere!

"Yes, great!" I was obviously pleased.

"Okay, all set then and all that you will be billed is $5 extra each month on your service bill," said Michael.

"Wonderful, thank you." 


~~very please Dish Network customer *laugh*


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