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#147451 19-Jun-2014 17:45
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Some of my friends have recieved a text from Skinny saying that if they top up, Skinny will match it, EG if they top up $50, Skinny will give them another $50 free meaning $100

 

I havn't recieved this text. Which is weird, so its obviously only for selected people? What is this selection based on? Completely random?

 

I have been with skinny since the beginning

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  #1069625 19-Jun-2014 23:29
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Are your friends students who got the text deals? Warehouse stationery were doing some student promotion for half price top up up to $50.

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  #1071329 20-Jun-2014 22:09
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Not sure - but I got one. I'm not a student., been with Skinny for about 3 months.

Oh and my account has enough money in it to covert the $16 plan for about 10 months (topped up big time when the warehouse had a 20% off $20 top-ups).
Credit expires after 12 months so the cynic in me thinks they are giving it to people  you can't buy much unless the increase there usage ;)

Maybe it is those who shopped at the warehouse group for top-ups?

 
 
 
 




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  #1071375 20-Jun-2014 23:43
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Apparently it was for people with low usage/havnt topped up in the last month?

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  #1071380 21-Jun-2014 00:31
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I don't think I've topped up since October last year (dunno can't find where the credit expiry date is on website) so must be for low user only.

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  #1073515 24-Jun-2014 15:38
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I didn't receive any notification about this either, but i just topped up and they matched it!!! Thanks skinny! 

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  #1073521 24-Jun-2014 15:45
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Top Up via voucher or credit card? It's worth doing a top up if there's a chance of them matching it.

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  #1073523 24-Jun-2014 15:49
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credit card through the website, give it a go! can't go wrong

 
 
 
 


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  #1073533 24-Jun-2014 15:59
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I got the notification on the 19th but didn't see this thread until now. I top up as required (using the auto topup) and I don't think I've done anything special. SIM is from the Skinny site.

KrazyKid: Credit expires after 12 months so the cynic in me thinks they are giving it to people  you can't buy much unless the increase there usage ;)

If the $16 combo stays at $16 then I'll run out of credit well before it expires, even with a $50 topup.

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  #1073549 24-Jun-2014 16:35
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I just did a $50 Credit card top up and no bonus for me.

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  #1074682 25-Jun-2014 22:22
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1eStar: I just did a $50 Credit card top up and no bonus for me.


you probably should contact skinny support, I got a free data notice from them few days ago, but no data was given like the notice said, so I contacted them, after few emails, they sorted for me, happy skinny user here :)

Double Top Up sounds really great, I wonder if its for those who get the notice only or everyone.

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  #1076197 28-Jun-2014 18:54
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I got 250MB free on 5 of my 8 Skinny SIM cards. I think the double topup thing (I got that on my normal SIM) is just like a higher up prize.

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