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Old 01-03-2012, 09:18 AM   #1
Hatrik Paul
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Default Register.com and Deceptive trade practices

I called Register.com to see what the price was the year after the $3.95 intro offer because there wasn't any fine print to read. The customer service rep acted like he knew nothing but said it went to $38 per year afterwards.

This misleading ad probably violates the deceptive trade practices act in your state - it certainly would in Texas under Chap 22 of the Business and Commerce Code
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Old 01-13-2012, 08:55 AM   #2
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Default Response from Register.com

Hi, Paul.

At Register.com, we take concerns such as those that you have raised in your post very seriously. As such, we would like to follow up with you regarding the facts surrounding your recent experience with us and to make sure that you have all of the information you need regarding the introductory offer that you reference in your post. To accomplish that, we ask that you send your contact information to our support team at eet@register.com so that we can follow up with you.

Thanks for your help, and we look forward to hearing from you!

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