This Business Is Not BBB Accredited

Lycos, Inc.

Lycos, Inc.

(781) 370-2700

Lycos, Inc.

21 years in business

52 Second Avenue 4th Floor
North Waltham, MA 02451-1129

BBB File Opened: 10/28/2004
Business Started: 1/01/1995
Type of Entity
Corporation
Business Category
  • Internet Services
  • NAICS: Electronic Shopping

Additional Information

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Misuse of BBB Name and/or Logo

On 08/03/2015 BBB wrote to Lycos, Inc. and asked the business to substantiate the following advertising claims: use of BBB Accredited Business logo on "pricing" pa... Read More

Pattern of Complaint

According to BBB files this business has a pattern of complaint concerning unresponsive customer service/support for websites and games. Consumers state that the bus... Read More

Overview

Lycos, Inc., offers internet services such as website hosting, domain and email for purchase and online games.

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Lycos, Inc.

THIS BUSINESS IS NOT BBB ACCREDITED

Lycos, Inc.

Customer Review Rating:

Positive
22%
Neutral
0%
Negative
78%

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