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Posted By: Mel. White In Response To: Re:can't find a way back in. (Jim Calder)
Date: Sunday, September 5, 2010, at 10:13 a.m.(pst)
In Response To: Re:can't find a way back in. (Jim Calder)
>> Can you tell me how to get back in to the download page or give me the
>> U.R.L. of that page please?
We aren't affiliated with them and we don't recommend them. However, a brief surf of the net reveals some things.
There is a "contact us" page at www.tellmansupport.com -- I have NO idea if they actually respond there or what, but it's there. He has a twitter feed and a number of blogs that are occasionally updated, but I don't see a lot about great customer support. I do find accusations about the poor quality of material (if the material he sends is on par with the material in his blogs, I would agree with this complaint.) There are also accusations of upselling and assuming that once he has your credit card number he will automatically sell you other, more expensive product via autoship.
I don't know how valid these are. On a complaints page that is 2 years old, someone from the company posted a toll free number. I have no idea if this is still active:
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