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Old 12-31-2007, 02:51 PM
 
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Everyone else must just like throwing their money away!
But WM has such great commercials! I guess I'll fork over the 140 something bucks I owe them and make the switch to Tiger. You guys twisted my arm!
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Old 12-31-2007, 02:53 PM
 
Location: Griesheim, Germany
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But WM has such great commercials! I guess I'll fork over the 140 something bucks I owe them and make the switch to Tiger. You guys twisted my arm!
I thought you pay in advance? I hope we do..
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Old 12-31-2007, 02:57 PM
 
Location: SoCal-So Proud!
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Yes, we pay in advance for Tiger. If you're gonna make the switch, don't pay the WM bill.
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Old 12-31-2007, 03:08 PM
 
Location: Griesheim, Germany
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It'll finally be a pleasure NOT paying them
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Old 12-31-2007, 03:10 PM
 
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Ahhh...good to know. I don't want to have garbage men fighting over the privilege to dispose of my discarded materials.
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Old 12-31-2007, 03:30 PM
 
Location: Griesheim, Germany
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I'm afraid to go to the mailbox, I have a feeling the WM is going to be in there..
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Old 12-31-2007, 04:12 PM
 
Location: San Antonio, TX
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Major- I thought you were gonna find a place to take that POS TV and shoot it?
Wanted to, and talked with my friend with the property out west of here; but he felt it would make too much of a mess and I wanted to get that piece of crap out of my garage! Wish I could've, would've worked out some of the anger I have towards Best Buy because of that lousy TV they sold me!

At least I know it was crushed inside a Tiger trash truck!

Cheers! M2
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Old 12-31-2007, 05:38 PM
 
Location: San Antonio
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Wanted to, and talked with my friend with the property out west of here; but he felt it would make too much of a mess and I wanted to get that piece of crap out of my garage! Wish I could've, would've worked out some of the anger I have towards Best Buy because of that lousy TV they sold me!

At least I know it was crushed inside a Tiger trash truck!

Cheers! M2
Thanks everyone, we're definitely going to switch.

What was wrong with the TV? It was out of warranty?

Happy New Year everyone!
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Old 12-31-2007, 10:12 PM
 
Location: Western Bexar County
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OK, if everyone wants to talk trash, here goes. I started out with BFI and then switched due to being late many times and price increases. Went to WM as they were cheaper, but they too raised their prices. Finally, I went with Tiger earlier this year with no complaints. When I switched, if you do the math, you're paying more for Tiger, but as everyone says, you can put out all the trash you need. As they say, put a Tiger in your tank, and on your sidewalk!
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Old 12-31-2007, 10:24 PM
 
Location: SoCal-So Proud!
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How do you figure it's more for Tiger? The above poster is reporting invoices of $147 quarterly now. Even if you doubled Tiger's invoice and doubled pickups to "twice a week" to match WM...it would still be only $126. I did the math...

Seems $21/quarter cheaper to me. Like you said...put all the trash out once per week and save even more.

I love trash talking.
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