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Top message:  New Upgrade Scheme by pranu   Mar 8, 2004, 12:38 AM

Replying to:  Re: New Upgrade Scheme by crazycraig07   Mar 9, 2004, 1:11 AM

Re: New Upgrade Scheme

by pranu    Mar 9, 2004, 12:15 PM

Yeah - but I still don't want to pay those high prices.

I want prices that amazon.com offers for my upgrade. :-D

Anyway so I am currently in the process of trying the following and will let you know if I succeed.

I currently have a phone in the name of my cousin.
I have two goals - One - get the line into my name. Two - Get an updated phone at as low a price as possible.

One - requires me to sign a new contract (with no phone)
Two - I will have to spend 99.99 (after rebate) to get the T610 (best phone with T-Mo as of now)

So instead what I am doing is

A. Getting a new line from Amazon (on T-Mo) in my cousin's wives name.
B. Once that is active will ask them if they can switch the numbers on the two lines in the family (hopefully that is possible - else I am willing to give up my number and have a new number). Then I cancel the current line that I have since it will have the new number on it - but still no contract.
C. After rebates are through just changing the line over to my name (might add on 2-3 months to my contract - assuming the rebates take that long)


The things people try to do for 99$ :-P

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