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Reader's Source -Magazine / Deceptive Practices

1 Fort Myers, FL, United States Review updated:
Contact information:
Phone: 800 725-1729

They continue to call my house, work and cell phones and the next thing I know they have me signed up for magazines and they won't discontinue my service either. I already have magazines coming to me from another service. I am ready to contact my credit card company and change my card number.

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  • Ar
      10th of May, 2010
    0 Votes

    DID-DOE!!! I've already changed my credit card number. Their are other magizine tel-arketing companies out there whom do the same thing. Beware!

  • To
      26th of Mar, 2011
    0 Votes

    I want to go after these guys and stop their abuse. Please find attached their info. Call the President Rusty Rahm at (913) 248-1800 X204 and complain.

    Publishers Renewal Service Co.

    A BBB Accredited business since 07/30/2004.BBB Rating A+
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    BBB Accreditation
    This company has been a BBB Accredited business since July 2004. This means it supports BBB's services to the public and meets our BBB Accreditation standards.

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    BBB Rating
    Based on BBB files, this business has a BBB Rating of A+ on a scale from A+ to F.
    Factors that raised this business' rating include:
    •Length of time business has been operating.
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    •Response to 223 complaint(s) filed against business.
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    Business Contact and Profile
    Name: Publishers Renewal Service Co.
    Phone: (913) 248-1800
    Fax: (913) 248-0727
    Address: 10406 Shawnee Mission Pkwy

    Shawnee, KS 66203-3504
    Original Business Start Date: June 1991
    Local Start Date: August 1996
    Principal: Russell Rahm, President
    Customer Contact: Jessica Richards, Customer Service Manager - (913) 248-6215
    Incorporated: KS
    Employees: 50
    Type of Business: Magazines - Subscription Agents, Advertising Agencies & Counselors, Fulfillment Services
    BBB Accreditation: This organization is a BBB Accredited Business.
    Additional DBA Names: National Readers' Service
    Millennium Marketing
    National Video Club
    Readers Source
    Marketing Group 2000 (former name)
    First Choice Magazine Club

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    Products and Services
    Magazine Subscriptions and Videos; Fulfillment Services - customer service, order processing and billing.

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    Business Management
    Additional company management personnel include:
    Verna Baker - CFO

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    Additional Locations and Phone Numbers
    Additional Addresses
    10406 Shawnee Mission Pkwy
    Shawnee, KS 66203

    PO Box 3863
    Shawnee, KS 66203-0863

    PO Box 1144
    Mission, KS 66222-0144

    Additional Phone Numbers
    + 800 (8)
    Tel: (800) 725-1729
    Tel: (800) 304-8567
    Tel: (800) 447-7133
    Tel: (800) 422-5696
    Tel: (800) 532-3434
    Tel: (800) 456-6565
    Tel: (800) 761-6618
    Tel: (800) 493-5045

    + 866 (2)
    Tel: (866) 945-8913
    Tel: (866) 945-8917

    + 913 (1)
    Tel: (913) 248-6215

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