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Old 12-20-2010, 10:57 AM
Location: Boise, ID
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Originally Posted by car54 View Post
My other pet peeve....magazine subscriptions. No sooner do I renew a subscription and they are sending renewal notices! What's with that? Do they think people will forget they paid and pay again?
Unfortunately, many people do forget. My grandmother, even before she had Alzheimer's, resubscribed to Reader's Digest so many times that she had 2 different subscriptions for several years each. When my mom took over receiving her mail, she had the 2 subscriptions combined, and they were paid for like 12 years total. Every time grandma got a renewal notice, she paid it. And they still keep sending "your subscription is about to expire" even though she is paid for over a decade in advance.
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