Vodacom's phoney deal


Vodacom's phoney deal

A Vodacom customer is not amused after Vodacom reneged on a special deal.

Business consultant Stephanie Budlender of La Lucia visited Vodacom’s website to see what cell phone packages were on offer, as she knew her upgrade was overdue. She found just what she wanted at a great price: an iPhone4 that came with a R199-a-month package. She was particularly pleased, since her daughter had just emigrated to England and had an iPhone. iPhone-to-iPhone, they would be able to talk to one another “face to face” on their phone screens.

Budlender clicked on the upgrade option, but it flashed the response “not eligible”.  Imagine her delight when, two weeks later, she received a call ...

Like to see more ?


Subscribe to our on-line edition !

For a mere R305.00 per year you get the convenience of our online version including:
  • Twelve monthly issues of Noseweek delivered to your browser
  • A searchable archive
  • Access to every back issue since 1993 !
  • A downloadable PDF version

If it’s just the article you are after, you can purchase it by clicking here.

Tempted ?


For a taste of what awaits you, you are welcome to browse this free issue.

Share this article:

Reader's comments

Like to add your own comment ? Please click here to subscribe - OR -

Disclaimer

While every reasonable effort is taken to ensure the accuracy and soundness of the contents of this publication, neither the authors nor the publishers of this website bear any responsibility for the consequences of any actions based on the information contained therein.