Jump to content


Welcome to DBSTalk


Sign In 

Create Account
Welcome to DBSTalk. Our community covers all aspects of video delivery solutions including: Direct Broadcast Satellite (DBS), Cable Television, and Internet Protocol Television (IPTV). We also have forums to discuss popular television programs, home theater equipment, and internet streaming service providers. Members of our community include experts who can help you solve technical problems, industry professionals, company representatives, and novices who are here to learn.

Like most online communities you must register to view or post in our community. Sign-up is a free and simple process that requires minimal information. Be a part of our community by signing in or creating an account. The Digital Bit Stream starts here!
  • Reply to existing topics or start a discussion of your own
  • Subscribe to topics and forums and get email updates
  • Send private personal messages (PM) to other forum members
  • Customize your profile page and make new friends
 
Guest Message by DevFuse

Photo

I am on with DISH Right now about my bill


  • Please log in to reply
3 replies to this topic

#1 OFFLINE   dstout

dstout

    Legend

  • Registered
  • 267 posts
Joined: Jul 19, 2005

Posted 10 August 2012 - 05:55 PM

Good grief.

I signed up for America's Top 250. I am supposed to be paying 39.95 per month for the first year. I feel like I am playing who is on first. Good grief.

...Ads Help To Support This SIte...

#2 OFFLINE   StringFellow

StringFellow

    AllStar

  • Registered
  • 101 posts
Joined: Jan 05, 2012

Posted 10 August 2012 - 06:11 PM

Huh? Your post makes no sense.
Equipment: 2 Hopper, 1 Joey [soon to be 2 Joeys]

#3 OFFLINE   dstout

dstout

    Legend

  • Topic Starter
  • Registered
  • 267 posts
Joined: Jul 19, 2005

Posted 10 August 2012 - 06:15 PM

sorry. I shouldn't have posted in a fit of rage.:)

#4 OFFLINE   Jim5506

Jim5506

    Hall Of Fame

  • Registered
  • 3,443 posts
Joined: Jun 07, 2004

Posted 12 August 2012 - 02:55 PM

I believe on new subs and on upgrades, Dish charges the first and second months service on the first bill, so everyone is always paying for service in the current month, not last month.

I upgraded from AT120 to AT250 (plus my Stars half price promo ended) and my bill jumped from $87 to $146 because of it being early in the current month's cycle, I was billed prorated for this months and next months service.

Next month after I drop back down, I'll see a substantial credit, otherwise it would drop back to around $110.

Edited by Jim5506, 12 August 2012 - 03:13 PM.

Tuners: Hopper 2000; Hopper w/Sling; 3 Joeys; Samsung SIR-T351; Accurian 6000;2 X HD TiVo; 2 X TiVo Series 2 Stand alone; Panasonic Showstopper 2000
Dish 1000.2 @ 110, 119, 129; dish 500 @ 61.5
Antennas - CM4228; RS U75-R; coathanger; Funke PSP.1922 (stillin the box); paperclip
Displays: Sony VPH D50Q with HD Fury HDMI input; Hitachi 57F59; Sony Bravia LCD;Sanyo 32" LCD; Panasonic 42" plasma
Sony 80GB PS3; Toshiba HD-DVD

Give me a Finco colinear array and I'll rule the world - HA-HA-HA-HA!




spam firewall