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Topic # 101520 3-May-2012 09:23 Send private message

Anything new coming up??



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  Reply # 618880 3-May-2012 14:08 Send private message

I hope so. Bonus topups disappearing and being replaced with this was a bit disappointing. Once every 3 months or so i'd get some data or minutes which were handy, the rest of it was international texts and minutes which are no good to me.

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  Reply # 619757 4-May-2012 19:16 Send private message

Yeah I got some good stuff and like you some useless stuff. The most interesting one was when I topped up my T-Stick and got about 30 minutes of free local NZ calls. I did suggest to Telecom that they made it so that the rewards could be used on another prepay device but they never bothered to answer..



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  Reply # 619828 4-May-2012 21:27 Send private message

A key reason for me leaving XT was the 'unreliable' nature of their topup bonuses. But I guess this probably costs them much less than their original system without deterring too many people. Would be nice if they fine tuned it like suggested above.

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  Reply # 623737 11-May-2012 20:52 Send private message

So any bets on topup bonuses being ditched entirely?

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  Reply # 623937 12-May-2012 11:36 Send private message

Once again Telecom shoot themselves in the foot - the rewards were not much but they were something. They are gone with nothing to replace them - this in the same week as talk of a possible multi million dollar goodbye present for the outgoing CE

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