Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



1137 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 128


Topic # 101268 27-Apr-2012 18:01 Send private message

Okay, so according to slingshot's website we qualify for $10 off our homeline, I put our address in and it has the price as $42

I checked our vis bill and we're still being charged $51!

It's my dad's account so i think it's be a waste of time if i tried calling since dad would have to authorise it and he's not here.

So if someone from slingshot would like to help me save my dad money for a change, that'd be much appreciated!













Create new topic
1545 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 38

Trusted

  Reply # 616198 27-Apr-2012 18:09 Send private message

You will have to wait for him to be there, as He is the only one authorized to modify / change the account

401 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 616233 27-Apr-2012 19:11 Send private message

Yeah wait for him, as he is the account holder. Orcon are hesitant to even deal with me since I am not the account holder either.

1411 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 75

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 616242 27-Apr-2012 19:33 Send private message

Ive gotten in the habbit of calling up and claiming to be the account holder (my father), as it was so much easier. Obviously with his permission. As long as your voice is particularly boy-ish, you should be fine.

842 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 30

Trusted
Slingshot

  Reply # 617263 30-Apr-2012 09:50 Send private message

Hi,

I think you are referring to Regional Homeline Pricing. This was only introduced recently so some customers will still be on the standard homeline price. You will need to call to query/change this as the website is not 100% accurate and you will need the account holder to do so.

Thanks,
Slingshot




Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Lightbox press event release
Created by freitasm, last reply by old3eyes on 1-Aug-2014 15:09 (118 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


Are IT staff supposed to know everything
Created by BTR, last reply by robjg63 on 1-Aug-2014 15:29 (37 replies)
Pages... 2 3


New Mobile plans coming?
Created by nunasdream, last reply by Yabanize on 1-Aug-2014 15:43 (93 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Checking UHF aerial is working
Created by OnceBitten, last reply by B1GGLZ on 28-Jul-2014 21:49 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


2010 Honda Jazz, Suzuki Swift - which has higher maintenance cost?
Created by joker97, last reply by jonathan18 on 31-Jul-2014 10:47 (76 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


2 x PS4s to give away. Geekzone members only.
Created by BigPipeNZ, last reply by bjorn on 31-Jul-2014 15:43 (72 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Hierarchy of a mistake: Gerry Brownlee
Created by joker97, last reply by DonGould on 29-Jul-2014 21:57 (93 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


"keyless" keys - questions
Created by joker97, last reply by MadEngineer on 30-Jul-2014 22:02 (35 replies)
Pages... 2 3



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.