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This Business is not BBB accredited
Phone: (209) 233-8131 305 Flora St, Bellingham, WA 98225 ! American Readers Services Corporation is Believed to Be Out of Business !
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This company offers magazine subscriptions through telemarketing.
This business is not BBB accredited.
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Based on BBB files, this business has a BBB Rating of No Rating. The reason is as follows:
- This business has no rating because BBB has information indicating it is out of business.
Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details
|Complaint Type||Total Closed Complaints|
|Problems with Product/Service||3|
|Total Closed Complaints||26|
Additional Complaint Information
On October 22, 2013, BBB recognized a pattern of complaints from consumers regarding billing or collection issues. Consumers allege after they have cancelled their magazine subscriptions, American Readers Services Corporation continues to bill them, even years after they have cancelled. Consumers further allege although they did not order magazine subscriptions through the company, American Readers Services Corporation sends the alleged debt to a collection agency; the company fails to provide a receipt or the name of the magazines they claim the consumers ordered.
Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews
|Customer Experience||Total Customer Reviews|
|Total Customer Reviews||1|
Licensing, Bonding or Registration
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or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain
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Type of Entity
Business ManagementMs. Lexx Greene, President Ms. Mariepaule Braule, Controller Mr. Stephen Greenspoon, Vice President