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XBOX LIVE £1.00 FOR A MONTHS GOLD MEMBERSHIP

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banned7y, 5m agoFound 7 years, 5 months ago
checked it out today if you log onto xbox live you can get a months gold membership for just a pound bargain i thought
its only avaliable today for this offer

log onto your xbox live then go to your menu click the option £3 a month and when you click that it offers you special deal for a £1 if your a silver subscriber

ends 3rd of july

ring them after you've activated the account to cancel the subscription and prevent auto renewal.
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banned#1
where?

can you buy more than 1? ie 12 for £12?
banned#2
ODB_69
where?

can you buy more than 1? ie 12 for £12?

if you log onto your xbox live then go to your menu click the option £3 a month and when you click that it offers you a one day special deal for a £1 if your a silver subscriber
#3
As above, where?. There is no mention of this anywhere on xbox.com from what I'm seeing.
#4
Strange?
banned#5
Adam2050
Strange?

you go through your xbox live
not on the website
#6
Btw This Deducts Money Each Month With The Card There !!!!
banned#7
only took a pound and didnt say anything about will bill your card
its only offered for a month for the
£1
#8
celticfc
only took a pound and didnt say anything about will bill your card
its only offered for a month for the
£1


Trust me :thumbsup: and you cant delete your card details which sucks
#9
so can you create a new account as my sons ran out last week and i told them to wait til i get paid on fri?
#10
On the Membership screen it says £4.99 for me
#11
Yeah - good deal but it's a bitch to get your card details removed from your 360 afterwards and they'll keep billing the full normal monthly amount until you do so - so nice deal and I'll vote hot for that, but buyer beware! They're planning on you either not noticing or not caring enough to cancel after the 1st month...

(Now, how long before the ps3 owners jump in and starts shouting about how it should be free anyway?)
banned#12
MarzBarz
Trust me :thumbsup: and you cant delete your card details which sucks

it offered just for the month or 3 months or the year
i just took the month
banned#13
wulshaz
so can you create a new account as my sons ran out last week and i told them to wait til i get paid on fri?

no need to create a new account
just go onto your sons account go to menu
it will say month for £3
click on that and it will then offer it to you for £1
#14
i have it now! showing 1 month for a £1, 3 month £14.99 and a year £39.99 can this be cancelled online after the month do you know? thanks
#15
This doesn't seem to show up as an option on my Gold account. I'd be wary of giving them my card details even if it did though. From what I've heard it's almost impossible to get your details taken off their system should you decide to cancel. My sub doesn't run out until 2012 anyways :p. Remember all 360s come with 3 1 month gold trials attached for new accounts anyway.
banned#16
so its a con to get your card details so MS can rip you off


COLD
banned#17
GigerPunk
Yeah - good deal but it's a bitch to get your card details removed from your 360 afterwards and they'll keep billing the full normal monthly amount until you do so - so nice deal and I'll vote hot for that, but buyer beware! They're planning on you either not noticing or not caring enough to cancel after the 1st month...

(Now, how long before the ps3 owners jump in and starts shouting about how it should be free anyway?)

awe let them yap it there ps3 online gamming was any good it be more popular an no1 would be on xbox live huh ,,lol
#18
it's just one month and you have to cancel within the month or it will charge the standard rate every month
banned#19
wulshaz
i have it now! showing 1 month for a £1, 3 month £14.99 and a year £39.99 can this be cancelled online after the month do you know? thanks

good deal when you manage to find it lol
happy gaming
#20
ODB_69
so its a con to get your card details so MS can rip you off
COLD

Yup, pretty much what I said.
Hot for the deal, but make sure you know what you're getting into - you're going to have to phone them toget your card details removed and to stop them repeat charging.
If you're good at that kind of thing it's a good deal. If, like most people, you're lazy/forgetful/apathetic, then you're better off buying a full year subscription elsewhere.
#21
ODB_69
so its a con to get your card details so MS can rip you off


COLD


yep:thumbsup:
banned#22
MarzBarz
yep:thumbsup:

how can it be a con you just have to ring up to remove card details hot for me and other people that dont mind making 1 call to end subscription
#23
celticfc
how can it be a con you just have to ring up to remove card details hot for me and other people that dont mind making 1 call to end subscription


And I'm happy for you that you've got what you feel is a good deal.
And it is a good deal, provided you know you're going to have to cancel over the phone and most likely deal with someone asking you why you want to cancel, wouldn't you rather stay, etc etc - There's absolutely no reason Microsoft couldn't put an easy "cancel subscription" or "delete stored card details" option on the 360 - they make it easy enough to put your details in, it ought to be just as easy to remove them.
But it isn't.
Hence why I think it's important to inform people of this. (This is the one reason I do my sub via scratchcard bought from online shops when I see a good deal - MS aren't getting my card details tied into a subscription)

Honestly, I'm happy that you've got a good deal (and others if they want it) but I'd be interested to know how easy it was to cancel it at the end of the month. And even if it DOES turn out to be easy, it's still not going to be as easy as selecting a 'cancel subscription' button could have been is it?
#24
celticfc
no need to create a new account
just go onto your sons account go to menu
it will say month for £3
click on that and it will then offer it to you for £1


What if you don't have a son? :?
banned#25
GigerPunk
And I'm happy for you that you've got what you feel is a good deal.
And it is a good deal, provided you know you're going to have to cancel over the phone and most likely deal with someone asking you why you want to cancel, wouldn't you rather stay, etc etc - There's absolutely no reason Microsoft couldn't put an easy "cancel subscription" or "delete stored card details" option on the 360 - they make it easy enough to put your details in, it ought to be just as easy to remove them.
But it isn't.
Hence why I think it's important to inform people of this. (This is the one reason I do my sub via scratchcard bought from online shops when I see a good deal - MS aren't getting my card details tied into a subscription)

Honestly, I'm happy that you've got a good deal (and others if they want it) but I'd be interested to know how easy it was to cancel it at the end of the month. And even if it DOES turn out to be easy, it's still not going to be as easy as selecting a 'cancel subscription' button could have been is it?

yes that would be a good idea to have a cancel button that would make it easier
but £1 for a month is a bargain
i will wait to see you never know if i ring up to cancel they may offer it to me again for that price hahaha
banned#26
grex9101
What if you don't have a son? :?

was ment for a reply for above lol
#27
MarzBarz
Trust me :thumbsup: and you cant delete your card details which sucks


errrr yes you can remove them
#28
celticfc
yes that would be a good idea to have a cancel button that would make it easier
But that's never going to happen, is it? This is the whole point of this promotion, to catch the unwary
and fleece lots of people for an extra few months they didn't realise they'd be paying for if they weren't careful.


celticfc
but £1 for a month is a bargain

No argument from me there.


celticfc
i will wait to see you never know if i ring up to cancel they may offer it to me again for that price hahaha
Well, yes, you never know. I'd love to find out how it goes, post back in a months time to let us know?
#29
celticfc
yes that would be a good idea to have a cancel button that would make it easier
but £1 for a month is a bargain
i will wait to see you never know if i ring up to cancel they may offer it to me again for that price hahaha


bearman3784
errrr yes you can remove them

Yes, you can remove them. Or rather, YOU can't; you need to ring MS up and ask them politely to remove them FOR you.
Slightly different.
The subtle distinction between the two is what gets my goat.
1 Like #30
GigerPunk
Yes, you can remove them. Or rather, YOU can't; you need to ring MS up and ask them politely to remove them FOR you.
Slightly different.
The subtle distinction between the two is what gets my goat.


no YOU dont have to ring them, log into the xbox site and do it through there :roll:
#31
good deal

As mentioned by a few members it can be a pain getting ur card details removed and took me 3 calls to get it sorted and even then they charged my card for 12 months then waited 2 weeks for a refund.

Hopefully ms have made it easier to get card details removed
banned 1 Like #32
GigerPunk
But that's never going to happen, is it? This is the whole point of this promotion, to catch the unwary
and fleece lots of people for an extra few months they didn't realise they'd be paying for if they weren't careful.



No argument from me there.


Well, yes, you never know. I'd love to find out how it goes, post back in a months time to let us know?

i will put a post up in a month just to let people know how i get on lol
#33
bearman3784
no YOU dont have to ring them, log into the xbox site and do it through there :roll:


lol........
#34
bearman3784
no YOU dont have to ring them, log into the xbox site and do it through there :roll:

Well, that's certainly news to me. How long has this been in place and can anyone else confirm it?
I belive the popular online acronym is POIDH?
A quick search online for "cancel 360 live subscription" still brings up page after page of other people finding this option didn't exist and you're the first person I've seen state otherwise.
Got a url of the page where you cancel?
1 Like #35
GigerPunk
Well, that's certainly news to me. How long has this been in place and can anyone else confirm it?
I belive the popular online acronym is POIDH?
A quick search online for "cancel 360 live subscription" still brings up page after page of other people finding this option didn't exist and you're the first person I've seen state otherwise.
Got a url of the page where you cancel?


From memory, I think he's right. Pretty sure I did this before, albeit a long time ago.
#36
GigerPunk
Well, that's certainly news to me.
Got a url of the page where you cancel?

Blimeh.
You know what?
I think I may have found it - https://live.xbox.com/en-GB/Flows/EditCreditCard/SelectPaymentInstrument.aspx
Obviously, you have to be logged in, but that appears to be a page where you can "Add, remove and update your payment options."
How come there's not been any kind of big fanfare about this page existing?
Thus, I stand corrected, and shall be giving out rep to those who knew of this. I'm not above admitting I was wrong. I'm actually fairly stunned this option is there and I'd not heard a peep about it until now - has it been there long?
(Admittedly, I still don't trust MS, sods law would mean when I went to unsubscribe I wouldn't be able to find that page again ;)
#37
I went to look at my xbox live as soon as I saw this and there is absolutely nothing! I guess Iw as too slow to get it or just really blind and did not see it.
#38
Are you all dumb? Getting your card details removed is easy now.. they changed it a month or two ago so you can just simply remove your card on xbox.com in the account settings section..
banned#39
considering Live has been down for 24 hours, this seems yet another way of Microsoft saying 'sorry' to their loyal as hell fanbase BUT in the meantime, trying to con them into forgetting they signed up and charging them full price next month...

see;

http://kotaku.com/5294099/xbox-lives-return-brings-xbox-live-issues
#40
is actually fairly easy to remove cards from the console, all you need to do is to log into the xbox live website using your gamertag email and password then go on acount management and its in there somewhere ive done it before with not much dificulty :)

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