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  Reply # 582810 17-Feb-2012 14:17 Send private message

Just to clarify, I am on the $39 monthly plan, but my details showed.. 1G bonus data ?? as part of the plan, does not show when checking usage..... not to worry, got 8G (2 year old xmas plan) on my T stick.
Thanks for all comments.

RSK

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  Reply # 582819 17-Feb-2012 14:31 Send private message

lchiu7:
jonb: So you can downgrade your plan now to one that's below $39, and then change it back to the $39 plan before the 1st April to get the bonus 1GB?


That's what I have done. My bill cycle is 4 of the month. I have just downgraded my plan to $29 which should take place for the next billing cycle. Before March 4 I will upgrade the plan back to $39 and select a term at which time I hope I should get the 1G of data.  Having been very unclear about the new plans before I bought a 1G addon a few days ago so that should keep me going until March 4.

Now if SaltyNZ thinks this is not going to work tell me now!


The only way you can get the free additional 1GB with any of those plans $39 and above is if you port out/change to another provider and come back and complete the sign-up process all over again.

Also the free 1GB for 12months does not require any term as such. That means if you sign up for no term you'll still get it - hope that helps    

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  Reply # 582822 17-Feb-2012 14:35

RSK:
lchiu7:
jonb: So you can downgrade your plan now to one that's below $39, and then change it back to the $39 plan before the 1st April to get the bonus 1GB?


That's what I have done. My bill cycle is 4 of the month. I have just downgraded my plan to $29 which should take place for the next billing cycle. Before March 4 I will upgrade the plan back to $39 and select a term at which time I hope I should get the 1G of data.? Having been very unclear about the new plans before I bought a 1G addon a few days ago so that should keep me going until March 4.

Now if SaltyNZ thinks this is not going to work tell me now!


The only way you can get the free additional 1GB with any of those plans $39 and above is if you port out/change to another provider and come back and?complete the sign-up process all over again.

Also the?free 1GB for 12months does not require any term as such. That means if you sign up for no term you'll still get it - hope that helps ???


Or switch from prepay.



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  Reply # 582942 17-Feb-2012 18:42 Send private message

Or if a CSR does it for you which what I have been told. Stay tuned.




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  Reply # 583005 17-Feb-2012 22:22 Send private message

I'm on this deal, having signed up for it last year. What happens at the end of 12 months, which for me will be September (I think).

Do 2degrees have plans to increase the size of their national data plans? 

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  Reply # 586214 24-Feb-2012 13:04 Send private message

Hi,

Long time lurker - I'm a little confused now. Thinking about signing up for this plan to get the 1GB bonus data (switch from prepay) - will I get it if I sign up with no term, or do I need to enter into a 12 month contract?

Thanks

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  Reply # 586226 24-Feb-2012 13:25 Send private message

bfcnz: Hi,

Long time lurker - I'm a little confused now. Thinking about signing up for this plan to get the 1GB bonus data (switch from prepay) - will I get it if I sign up with no term, or do I need to enter into a 12 month contract?

Thanks


You don't need to sign up for a term. I signed up the other day on no term and I've got the deal. 

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  Reply # 586241 24-Feb-2012 13:56

JarrodM:
bfcnz: Hi,

Long time lurker - I'm a little confused now. Thinking about signing up for this plan to get the 1GB bonus data (switch from prepay) - will I get it if I sign up with no term, or do I need to enter into a 12 month contract?

Thanks


You don't need to sign up for a term. I signed up the other day on no term and I've got the deal. 


+1

I signed up last week and got the 1GB :o) 

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  Reply # 586295 24-Feb-2012 15:18 Send private message

Me 3, very easy transition from prepay today and 1GB bonus acquired with no term.

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  Reply # 586296 24-Feb-2012 15:20 Send private message

Awesome, thanks for the replies. Have kicked off the switch, just waiting for the final confirmation text/email from them now. Hoping it doesn't take too long (and that nothing goes wrong resulting in me temporarily losing service!)

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  Reply # 586297 24-Feb-2012 15:23 Send private message

bfcnz: Awesome, thanks for the replies. Have kicked off the switch, just waiting for the final confirmation text/email from them now. Hoping it doesn't take too long (and that nothing goes wrong resulting in me temporarily losing service!)


Was seamless for me and took mere minutes :-D

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  Reply # 586300 24-Feb-2012 15:25 Send private message

Hrmm, I am still waiting after 1.5 hours...

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  Reply # 586510 24-Feb-2012 23:27 Send private message

bfcnz: Hrmm, I am still waiting after 1.5 hours...


Sorted?

Or waiting for the verification code to be emailed to you?

Or for the e-mail to say your account has been activated? 

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  Reply # 587235 27-Feb-2012 10:16 Send private message

Yup all sorted thanks. Looks liek the switch was pretty much instantaneous - just the email didn't come through till late on Saturday, and the text message didn't come at all.

Everythign else is working perfectly though :)

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  Reply # 587246 27-Feb-2012 10:49

bfcnz: Yup all sorted thanks. Looks liek the switch was pretty much instantaneous - just the email didn't come through till late on Saturday, and the text message didn't come at all.

Everythign else is working perfectly though :)


The text takes a day or 4 

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