Roundup: Readers Who Canceled Their Cellphones Without Termination Fee

A selection of posts prompted by reader’s success stories in canceling the cellphone service without early termination fee, and how they did it.

After Battle, Marie Gets Escapes Verizon Contract
“Lesson: booting your issue up to the VP of Customer Service really works.”

Verizon Makes Customers Fax In Old Contract To Cancel Service Without Termination Fee
“Once the supervisor saw the fax she didn’t argue with me at all. I would recommend this tactic for anyone having trouble.”

Script For Escaping Verizon Contracts Without Fee, Based On Text Message Rate Raises
“Use this aggressive step-by-step script for leaving your Verizon contract early, without paying $175, in under 30 minutes.”

Cancel Verizon Without A Fee Even If You Have A Txt Msg Plan
“Reader Jonathan writes in to tell us how he canceled his Verizon contract without an early termination fee…even though he has a txt messaging plan.”

Script For Escaping Cingular Contracts Without Fee, Based On New Arbitration Clause
“We’re not sure if it will work but this information comes to us courtesy of a very disgruntled customer who says he used it to cancel his contract after 8 years of service.”

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