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Topic # 10425 21-Nov-2006 21:37 Send private message

All the isps offer their plans on 12 month terms. Am I right in thinking these should be avoided because of regulation expected next year? Does anybody offer plans that either have no term, a shorter term or lenient exit conditions?




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Reply # 53161 21-Nov-2006 22:06 Send private message

I tend to look at them as paying the connection fee + modem at a later date. Though I understands Xtras disconnection fee is around $90 which is quite low. 




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  Reply # 53164 21-Nov-2006 22:16 Send private message

Both Xnet, and Slingshot do not have contract for new connections and transfers. Slingshot only impose the 12-month contract if you want their free modem. Also, ihug no longer have contract for new ADSL connections or transfers if you take up their home phone + calling as well, plus they also throw in a free modem for no contract at all.

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