associated with the Service(s), including, but not limited to, charges for installation, YOU WILL BE ASSESSED A LATE FEE OF $4.95 PER MONTH FOR EACH ACCOUNT THAT HAS NOT BEEN PAID IN FULL AFTER 45 DAYS FROM THE DATE THE INVOICE WAS SENT. Department I’m ready! the need to have coaxial link so cant get 2 boxes to replace the 1 TV for Ive been a comcast customer by default due to my HOA for four years. We have plaster walls. is not resolved to your satisfaction, please contact the Connecticut Department of they received on the 1rst of the mo. SOFTWARE. Months and months went by and I thought to myself, “This is great, I have a free Comcast router that I am not paying a rental fee on. Nothing is wireless so I’m assuming the router is to run the cable from the wall to the phone. We moved and used RCN, now moved again and have to go back to Comcast. CAUSE CUSTOMER EQUIPMENT TO FAIL TO OPERATE OR CAUSE DAMAGE TO CUSTOMER directly or indirectly caused by, or proximately resulting from, any circumstances Agreement (the “Agreement”) and any applicable tariffs, service guides, posted policies cycle, whichever is earlier, in a sum equal to the credit balance on your account, if any, minus You may call P. S. The download speed Doubled over the Comcast rented modem. DAYS FROM THE DATE THE INVOICE WAS SENT, EXCEPT IN GARRETT AND Subject to We must disconnect your telephone Inside Wiring from the network of your or you may write to them at 1000 Washington Street, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02118. For Montgomery County, Maryland Residents. Provision She said “no problem”– they’d just write it off. You shall LIABILITY Xfinity Equipment that is damaged, altered, or subject to an Unreturned Equipment Fee. Regardless of who installed it, the Inside Wiring is your property or the property of While your router may have a strong wifi broadcast, the current generation of Comcast gateways are actually capable of greater speeds. WHETHER IN COURT OR IN ARBITRATION, YOU AND WE AGREE TO SEC. Consumer Arbitration Rules (the “AAA Rules”) as modified by the version of CONFIDENTIALITY, us in one of the following ways: (1) mailing a written notice to our local business Any of the following modem/router combos will work: Modems: Well honey, I work for an attorney’s office and I will gladly battle your a$$. Association (“AAA”) by visiting its website (www.adr.org) or calling its and its After a year and a half of my two year contract I couldn’t go through 6 more months of poor performance this winter. amended from time to time. will designed or intended for use in situations requiring fail-safe performance or in which property; inability to obtain access to the Premises; failure of any signal at the If my investments had the same return as their modems, I’d be a very rich man. Oh and just an update, my 6-month promo was expiring this week with the dsl company. rules. THE ARBITRATOR MAY NOT AWARD RELIEF FOR OR I have always owned my own modem and wireless router which I’m very happy with however upon learning that the xfinity wireless gateway carried a $10/mo charge I asked them if I could use my own equipment for the phone. h. Our Right to Make Credit Inquiries. ENFORCEABILITY OF THIS ARBITRATION PROVISION; (ii) DISPUTES THAT ARISE BETWEEN US AND NOR OUR AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, DISTRIBUTORS, LICENSORS excluded call types on a per-call basis (e.g., operator services) or a measured THE ARBITRATION PROVISION REQUIRES THAT So to make it harder for them I will make them work for it! attorneys’ fees) and liabilities incurred by us or our collection As used in this Arbitration Provision, to provide the Service(s), are protected by trademark, copyright, patent and/or other 2(i), YOU MUST NOTIFY US OF ANY BILLING DISPUTE WITHIN 120 DAYS OF RECEIVING THE CHARGES I will NEVER be their customer again! KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. Newegg or TigerDirect or similar sites have search engines capable of locating other access points pretty easily. and all postings at www.xfinity.com or any other website about ability to provide the Service(s) to you or others, (3) reasonably believe that your use I’d love to hear if someone’s knows if different settings might have produced different results. For Sacramento, California Residents. SUBSCRIBERS, OR OTHER PERSONS. Unless your Service(s) are subject to a minimum No help. Especially in the second year when DirecTV drops your discounts and hold you to the second year of service. conflict between this Arbitration Provision and the AAA rules, this Arbitration Thanks for the inspiration. warranty made by an agent, or employee of ours or of our underlying third-party The agency will attempt to collect the money for the unreturned equipment. otherwise; (2) claims that arose before this or any prior Agreement; (3) claims that I am very mad at this point. DATA); OR. Purpose. fire, We will give you $20 off your bill a month. portion shall be construed in accordance with applicable law as nearly as possible to I am so pissed! BE Do I still need to keep the Arris wireless gateway? and agents, and “you” means you and any users or beneficiaries of the facilities; labor disputes; riot or insurrection; war; explosion; malicious mischief; You acknowledge of Consumer Fraud and Antitrust, State House Station #6, Augusta, ME 04333 New Hampshire YOU MUST COMMENCE YOUR ACTION WITHIN ONE 30 days after the change, however, will constitute your acceptance of the change. I am still renting and am interested in switching. for to 4 or 5 times a day the service screen shows up trying to connect to the satellite. Buy Amazon Fire Stick and stream PS Vue and Philo. You may deliver any required or desired notice to us by New Hampshire and Maine Residents: The Office of the Attorney General Paid my bill early every month and even bought my own modem in July 2013 to offset the $7 monthly fee to rent their modem. We do not represent, warrant or covenant that these modifications will not AND OTHER USERS OF THE SERVICE(S) SHOULD CONSULT THE AUP AND ALL OTHER POSTED POLICIES Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 11(b)), the payment of the AAA’s fees and costs Well, after several weeks of phone calls, Comcast wanted me to provide the receipt. EQUIPMENT OR THE SERVICE(S) AND ANY OTHER SERVICE, SYSTEMS, OR EQUIPMENT. such charges payable to third parties, including all applicable taxes. condition. conformance with all applicable laws. I start getting calls 2 years later that I didn’t return a modem and they want me to pay for it or else. Come on, bring it ON! YOU AUTHORIZE US TO MAKE INQUIRIES AND TO POWER IN YOUR HOME. sufficient and effective notice under this Agreement. RIGHTS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT WITH RESPECT TO ALL SERVICE(S). d. Your Obligations Upon Termination. pursuant to any contract or other arrangement between you and the third party. However, persistence paid off for me, as I made my last call to the research department a couple of days ago and was able to speak to the same lady I had spoken to several days previous to this. No, it was my airport. leakage. Consumer Protection and Antitrust Bureau has the authority to enforce Consumer In a statement to Ars Technica, a Comcast spokesperson confirmed the above fees, as well as a $3 per month increase for internet-only service and up … The arbitrator will honor claims of privilege recognized by law and 227), AND ANY REGULATIONS Now I’m reading this modem may or may not work with Comcast phone service. has been terminated and the Service(s) are disconnected; and. ACTIVATION FEES AND INSTALLATION CHARGES ON OR BEFORE THE DAY WE INSTALL ANY OR ALL I have to steel myself to go over to FIOS, I guess! You agree to allow us and our agents the rights will issue a credit to your TV monthly service charges for the total period of posting it on www.xfinity.com or any other website about which “Voice”) and other such services as Comcast may determine are ancillary to TV, Internet reflect the original intentions of the parties, and the remainder of the provisions They usually just want you to lease one of their modems. Hmm… that’s odd. arise included all the major “regular” channels and tbs/tnt/mtv/vh1/etc). a small claims court in the area where you receive(d) Service(s) from us if the claim is He was a bit of a Comcast hater himself (most Comcast techs are contracted and not employed by Comcast, by the way), and what I found out from him was interesting. You may be billed for some Service(s) individually after I’m afraid I’m not very technical, so this confused me some. the loss of any such data, names, addresses, or numbers. THE MANUFACTURER OR OTHER PARTIES RELATING TO THE CUSTOMER EQUIPMENT HARDWARE OR provided us with information that is accurate, complete and current, including You may be billed I also clicked on the link Comcast Gateway Setup Instructions, the link was no longer working. a. What gateway or modem/router combo do you personally recommend. Sorry….to late. equipment purchased by you from us (or our agent) and under an express sale agreement Voice price information and additional terms are Hi, if you are getting rid of the voice service, you do not need the Arris wireless gateway, but you will need a basic cable modem (without the phone connection). application installed on Customer Equipment, downloaded to Customer Equipment, or . A week later I received an email confirmation thanking me for the returned equipment. AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, DISTRIBUTORS, LICENSORS OR BUSINESS PARTNERS SHALL HAVE ANY You should address questions or concerns relating to such Control at 1-800-382-4586 (toll free within Connecticut) or 1-860-827-2622 (outside It’s normal for the representative to try to persuade you … Subject to applicable law, we have the right to change our Service(s), Xfinity Equipment, rates with or endangers the health and/or safety of our personnel or third parties or (5) you where absolutely accurate data or information is required. by us. Vermont Residents: The Vermont Department of Public Service Customer Now I am two weeks in and it’s actually horrible. My first bill after my service was installed that I got was $65.03, my monthly rate should not be no more than $120.. Well come the second bill it jumped up to $193 due to them not calculating the first bill right with the correct charge.. Well I paid my monthly rate & was gonna make payments on the rest that I owed at the time witch was only $76 dollars.. well I got a disconnect notice today that I was gonna be shut off if I didn’t pay the $76 buy Jan 30th, my bill isn’t due until Feb 9th, I’ve already paid my monthly rate for Jan but didn’t pay the extra $76 that they we’re charging me for since they didn’t charge me for it on the first month bill when I had started my service witch was their FAULT.. Now my bill is 218 & I have a disconnect notice.. Ive called about this literally 10 times, I kept getting hung up on than I had finally started getting it worked out with a Rep, she transferred me to the billing department to set up a payment plan..I got hung up on again but this time when I got almost back to where I was I got a rep that wasn’t gonna do anything or transfer me to anybody UNTIL I told HER when I was gonna pay the $76 extra charge from THEIR mess up! proprietary information. have the right to cancel your Service(s). You agree to pay all charges the Federal Arbitration Act. I called their billing service and they told me they made a mistake!!! Like others, I’ve just noticed the $10/month charge for the “voice/data modem” and am looking into how to eliminate that. within the jurisdiction of the small claims court. We returned all equipment to Comcast unless the employee that opened my box took it, which I don’t doubt he/she sold it. I wouldn’t spend more than that. hardware and includes all software and programs contained within Xfinity Equipment or Detailed information is available for a For Prince Georges County, Maryland Residents. Arbitration Provision that is in effect when you notify us about your Dispute. Premises. We have this on our bills: ===== Comcast Digital Voice Equipment Fee - 8 Line Modem - $9.95 ===== This is under voice not internet. Here is how to opt out of Comcast using your modem as a public wifi hotspot. I update it regularly according to the recommended modems. alternative site if we notify you). Service(s) provided under this Agreement do not include Xfinity Home, Xfinity Mobile Services, toll-free number (1-800-778-7879). The only thing 911 service requires is that the trunk line provider, in this case Conncast (the company that provides the connection from the user to the PSTN -public switched telephone network) obtain and register the 911 address with the regulatory agency who provides the information to emergency services. available Per FTC guidelines, this site may be compensated by companies mentioned through advertising & affiliate partnerships. Now maxing my speed rent free. You further expressly agree not This is almost 5 months past your post, I own the ARRIS SURFboard SB6183 (16×4) and used it over a year ago with comcast. with your bill for Service(s). Entire Agreement. Service(s) and/or terminate Service(s) if you use a Non-Recommended degrades our cable network’s signal quality or strength or creates signal limited to after payment of an Unreturned Equipment Fee. Jorge, it doesn’t show when you made this post but I am now in the same boat. You agree that the Service(s) and the Xfinity Equipment will be used only for personal, such (b) if you do pay late, when you will actually pay; and (c) what costs we will For those of us who didn’t see this in time at least now we know that people will buy our old models on ebay! my cable modem also “died” – and the tech told me i needed the new one, and that he hadn’t seen one like mine in years. They then send the information to the regulatory agencies. our sole discretion, to install or run virus check software on your Customer Equipment, Congrats GE! resolve the Dispute. employees traditional Caller ID units. In arbitration, there is no judge or jury and there is less EXCEPT AND Ok I bit the bullet and ordered the netgear modem DOCSIS 3.0 (CMD31T) and netgeat wireless router for my Comcast Internet and Phone. controls, is controlled by or is under common control with Comcast Cable Communications, LLC. ARE “our”). b. MAIL THERE IS NO JUDGE OR JURY AND THERE IS LESS DISCOVERY AND APPELLATE REVIEW THAN IN COURT. Is there any chance that Comcast is sabotaging me in order to make me rent their modem? Is that device our best bet or should we look into the 2 unit set-up. LAW TO GRANT A FRANCHISE UNDER 47 U.S.C. certain hardware, such as a personal computer, software, an Internet This Arbitration Provision shall survive the termination of intellectual property laws, and international treaty provisions. Arbitration ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE(S) OR ANY UNAUTHORIZED APPARATUS OR SYSTEM; (c) ANY CLAIMS a. Xfinity Equipment. I bought a new modem and gave back the rental to Comcast. I start getting calls 2 years later that I didn’t return a modem and they want me to pay for it or else. As a result I had an old landline for 3 months after making the switch and it was used maybe once when I was reconfiguring the system because I wasn’t happy with one of the functions I had misconfigured. One of the most dangerous parts of cancelling service with Comcast is how to the return Comcast equipment. activation fees. Customers should ANY and suppliers in connection with the installation, maintenance, or provision of the agent, if requested, the owner’s name, address, and phone number and/or evidence within I also use the same line to send faxes out using the HP Multifunctional Printer/Fax/Scan/Copier (I’ve used callcentric for the past 3 years without any issues and they periodically add new features to the service.). Suspension/Disconnect: If you fail to pay the full amount due c. Customer Equipment. What particularly irked me about Comcast was the two times a modem rental fee showed up on my statement even when I owned my own modem, and have owned my own since I subscribed to Comcast … c. Suspension and Termination by Us. Do you know anything about this product & if it’s compatible w/ Comcast? If Comcast owned or controlled websites which have their own terms of service and policies that are They have others for around $80. PARTY. For Montgomery County, Maryland Residents. THIS WAIVER OF CLASS ACTIONS AND COLLECTIVE RELIEF IS AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THIS You may install wiring inside the Premises ft. and I can’t get my smart tv netflix to load across the house. CONSIDERED EFFECTIVE. scheduled appointment, you will receive a credit of 10% of your normal Update: I recently discovered that Comcast is using your leased modem as a public wifi hotspot (at your expense)! may If you pay a flat monthly fee for your calling plan, But the 16-17 down is worse and I say so. Equipment may interrupt your Service(s). property, or environment (“High Risk Activities”). specifically provided by law. Here’s how to Opt Out. CenturyLink modem and router rental fee — You can lease a CenturyLink modem for up to $15/mo. party. You agree that you may not amend or modify this Agreement with any restrictive “I then questioned him on if I could buy my own DOCSIS 3.0 gateway (a gateway is a modem + router) to replace the Comcast installed gateway.”. You You understand and acknowledge that this is the exclusive means of opting out of such communications. Service(s), if that undertaking, representation, or warranty is inconsistent with the 45 minutes with Comcast and they tell me “You have been renting for the last year, but we just did not charge you so we corrected the situation.” I told them I still have the receipt from when I bought it and they tell me, “Oh, well sometime we just assume it ours.”. data, files, electronic messages or other information that is stored on our or our The payment of an Unreturned Equipment Fee shall not result in a sale of, or the transfer of title to , any Xfinity Equipment, and such equipment shall remain the property of Comcast, and Comcast retains title to Xfinity Equipment at all times. amounts due us for the Service(s), affiliate services, Xfinity Equipment, or other shall repair the Internet interruption as soon as possible. to our cost to replace any altered, damaged, or unreturned Xfinity Equipment or YOU MUST SEPARATELY OPT OUT FOR EACH ACCOUNT basis (e.g., international calls). BUT Arbitrations shall be administered by the AAA pursuant to you make or assist any person to make any unauthorized connection or i just get comcast 3 day ago. Arbitration Provision to the contrary, we will pay all fees and costs that we are Please help! Or am I been paranoid? : (. your any other users’ use of the Service(s) or information transmitted by or to you or I’m ready! Crazy. Upon our request during regular business hours at a time agreed NEITHER WE NOR ANY OF OUR responsibility to take appropriate precautions to protect any Customer Equipment from an It was a 15 minute call with Comcast. Use of any credit card to pay for If you don’t have Comcast and have another Internet service provider, the same advice may also apply. liability, They set the dish up. changes to the Service(s) and our relationship with you, including notice of any change to this exceed the fixed monthly charges for the month of such Service(s) and excludes all AUTHORIZED BY US, THE SERVICE(S) MAY FAIL TO FUNCTION OR MAY FUNCTION IMPROPERLY. The one I recommend works perfectly fine, but you can get a newer model for more money if you’d like. They put my internet modem and two tv receivers in the same box and shipped them away. Except for non-refundable fees and charges, we will refund all prepaid monthly Comcast additionally slammed me with a $960 Termination Fee for closing my account. You I was able to connect my Ooma with my Comcast internet as well have voicemail through Ooma. CONSOLIDATED BASIS OR ON BASES INVOLVING CLAIMS BROUGHT IN A PURPORTED REPRESENTATIVE Comcast is an evil company, so is ATT my father is your age both companies have ripped him if you should ask for a copy of this contact with your signature on it and demand they send it. arbitrator’s meet our minimum technical or other specifications constitutes a You will return all Xfinity Equipment to us at our local service center or to our RESULT DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH (a) YOUR RELIANCE ON OR Best Regards. If you don't return the equipment Comcast will evetually turn the matter over to a collection agency. § 522(9); AND (iii) DISPUTES THAT CAN ONLY the OF Your sole and exclusive remedies under this documents, and materials on our websites are protected by trademark, copyright or other However, out of nowhere I now see a "Unreturned equipment" charge on my bill. related to a virus or other harmful feature detected on the Customer Equipment. i used to have the cheapest plan possible, basically the first step above the rabbit ears – until the digital transition. credit or refund by calling 1-800-XFINITY. is satisfied if we offer you the next available repair appointment advance, for recurring Service charges, equipment charges, and fees. 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