NFL ST 2019 ???

Discussion in 'DIRECTV Programming' started by dtv757, Jun 22, 2019.

  1. Sep 7, 2019 #221 of 323

    taoseno Cool Member

    Sep 12, 2011
    I have had it with these idiots and their subjective discounts. Called today and cancelled. We have been a customer for 15 years with Premier Package. Enough is enough............
  2. Sep 7, 2019 #222 of 323
    Steady Teddy

    Steady Teddy Godfather

    Jan 23, 2007
    Why are they refusing discounts to long term subs and giving them to short term subs?

    I know the above statement may not be totally accurate but that’s the impression I get after several attempts myself and from posts I’ve read.
  3. Sep 7, 2019 #223 of 323

    mgwhammy New Member

    Jul 8, 2016
    Been with them for about 5 years, also wireless for over 3. I just called 9077 and asked the agent about offers on NFLST and she showed that my account had the free normal ST offer. (Max is nice for the RZ but it's not a dealbreaker for me not to have it) I have the agent name and confirmation number, but this is the first time I've looked this in-depth for individual transactions since the takeover. Does the ATT interface have the same recent transactions list that the old DTV website did? I haven't found it yet, which is how I used to confirm that the transaction was handled correctly.

    EDIT - nm, I actually got a confirmation email (something I've never seen before) and the order was correct. 293 for standard ST, 293 credit.
    Last edited: Sep 7, 2019
  4. Sep 7, 2019 #224 of 323
    Ms. J

    Ms. J Member

    Aug 12, 2018
    That is the question. I guess technically we agree to a certain amount on our package & technically should pay it with no issue. And I know I am willing to do that, but for the the ST it's a lot, so I only call during this time. I know what gets to me is when people on here say they call & just ask for the same discount and will get it. For the rest of us we call & nothing. I was insulted when I couldn't get so much as $10 off a month but was paying for Premier then they told me to lower my account. Plus, the math makes no sense. My stepdad is a longtime customer & hates the haggling so he just doesn't get ST anymore. He says it's too much. This month he called to tell me he was lowering his package & decided to do that online just not to call. His nephew hasn't been a customer as long as us and apparently has been called about ST. We've never got a call.

    And now you can't even trust them to do what they say. They removed ST off my account & gave me Max free, but I was charged for ST the other day & there is still no automatic credit on my account.
  5. Sep 8, 2019 #225 of 323

    sharko88 New Member

    Aug 18, 2015
    United States
    Are long time subscribers having more luck with the retention line (1-800-824-9077) or the VIP line (1-888-666-0027)? I used the retention line Friday night and they said they had no offers for me. Last year I had a $65/month credit and $12.25/month off of Sunday Ticket. This is the first year I have called and gotten the response that they saw no offers for me. I am not under contract either so that floored me.
  6. Sep 8, 2019 #226 of 323
    Ms. J

    Ms. J Member

    Aug 12, 2018
    I had absolutely no luck with the 9077 number, the 0027 number (isn't VIP, but Loyalty as well) I got one time bill credits & my husband was offered $12.25 off. VIP is where he got the good deal.
  7. Sep 8, 2019 #227 of 323

    hammond22 Cool Member

    Aug 3, 2007
    Anybody have any luck adding Sunday Ticket Max after getting the free regular Sunday Ticket? I've tried chatting a few times to ask about upgrading but they always wan't to completely remove the free Sunday Ticket and add the full price Sunday Ticket Max.
  8. Sep 8, 2019 #228 of 323

    raott Hall Of Fame

    Nov 23, 2005
    I was told the same.

  9. Sep 8, 2019 #229 of 323

    psunate77 Godfather

    Aug 18, 2007
    Sorry I haven’t been with ST in a few years?? What is Max??
  10. Sep 8, 2019 #230 of 323

    ejbvt AllStar

    Aug 14, 2011
    All the games and the mix channels are regular ST
    Max is regular ST with Red Zone and Fantasy Zone
  11. Sep 8, 2019 #231 of 323

    compnurd Hall Of Fame

    Apr 23, 2007
    Evans City PA
    Plus use of the app
  12. Sep 8, 2019 #232 of 323

    joshjr Hall Of Fame

    Aug 2, 2008
    NE Oklahoma
    Called today because I was streaming the game online with Sunday Ticket and they went to another game for the Chiefs and Jaguars game. I now know that there was an issue with a production but that is not my problem. I want what I paid for. I got a $45 credit for missing part of the game. That was nice.
  13. Sep 8, 2019 #233 of 323

    avonabudget Cool Member

    Aug 1, 2008
    South Jersey
    Premier customer here and I've been with DirecTV since 1999. I also have ATT wireless and their home security Digital Life. I got absolutely no offers on Sunday Ticket or Max. I will be cancelling with my $60/month off for one year credit expiring next billing cycle and the only reason I have DirecTV is Sunday Ticket. Bye bye ATT!
  14. Sep 9, 2019 #234 of 323

    trh This Space for Sale

    Nov 2, 2007
    NE FL
    I guess I should call up my local CBS station and ask for that discount also as I missed the end of the same game via OTA? It was the production truck at the stadium that crashed.

    Unrealistic expectations.
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  15. Sep 9, 2019 #235 of 323
    James Long

    James Long Ready for Uplink! Staff Member Super Moderator

    Apr 17, 2003
    With some of these credits I wonder if a subscriber could get a credit if the power went out at the subscriber's house ... Or their mother called and they missed the end of the game. Anything to make some subscribers happy.

    Meanwhile other subscribers never see a credit or discount. Odd.
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  16. Sep 9, 2019 #236 of 323

    bubba1990 Member

    Jul 10, 2014
    central fl
    I’ve been with Directv for 10 years, currently getting 55x12, this offer expires tomorrow. I just called 0097 number, it’s no longer in service. Called the 0027 to sit on hold for 15 minutes.

    Finally, I ask if eligible for new promotion and was only offered 30x12. I said no thanks, I’ll look elsewhere. He then said I could downgrade to save money. I told him no, not worth my time. He said to call tomorrow once present offer drops off. I’ll try and see and what happens, but the 0027 number didn’t give me any impression this was a retention or VIP number.
  17. Sep 9, 2019 #237 of 323

    joshjr Hall Of Fame

    Aug 2, 2008
    NE Oklahoma
    Not getting what I pay an arm and a leg for does not make me happy. One could say that DirecTV was not responsible for this but neither was I and I dont want to pay for something I dont get but am supposed to.
  18. Sep 9, 2019 #238 of 323

    trh This Space for Sale

    Nov 2, 2007
    NE FL
    'One could say'?? DIRECTV was certainly not responsible for the outage. It was a CBS production truck that failed. When it first happened, I shifted to my antenna. No game there either.
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  19. Sep 9, 2019 #239 of 323

    joshjr Hall Of Fame

    Aug 2, 2008
    NE Oklahoma
    Exactly. Thats my point. These businesses dont get to make their problems my problem. I paid for something I didnt get. Sunday Ticket is not cheap. If you rent a car and its supposed to be unlimited miles do you not get mad if you go turn it in and they charge for extra miles? You paid for unlimited and you didnt get that. Dont matter who is at fault for it.
  20. Sep 9, 2019 #240 of 323

    mjd180 Cool Member

    Dec 21, 2010
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