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Awful service - rebate scam

by mswebbs / August 23, 2006 7:34 AM PDT

I ordered a cell phone and Cingular Service through InPhonic. It carried a $200 rebate. I sent my rebate in on March 14, 2000. It was recieved on the 15th. It is now August 23, 2006 and I have yet to receive my rebate. I called and had to go through 3 different numbers to get the right one. When I finally got through to the right rebate center they told me I didn't have a rebate submission, but later found it. They said it was processed on May 28th which is ridiculous. It has been 5 months since I submitted my rebate and I have yet to see it.

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Re: Awful service - rebate scam.
by Big Steve / August 23, 2006 9:51 AM PDT

Am I reading what you said correctly? That you sent in your rebate to InPhonic on March 14, 2000 and you still haven't received your rebate check yet?

I hate to tell you but from all the other posts I've aleady read in this forum and there are several threads in this forum on this subject; many others are also still waiting on their rebate checks yet I can't believe that the company is still in business.

If it's been over 6 years now and still you haven't received your rebate check; I hate to say it but you probably won't get your rebate check but then again you just might. All I can say is I hope that you do get your check and if you do I wouldn't buy from InPhonic or Wirefly or any of their other affiliated companies again. Good luck on getting that check.


Big Steve
Biloxi, Mississippi
08/23/06

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2006, I'm sure
by bluedevildare / August 23, 2006 11:34 PM PDT

I'm pretty sure that's a typo, and she meant to write 2006. I don't even think InPhonic was around in 2000.

Six years is a little ridiculous, no?

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