This Business Is Not BBB Accredited

Interstate Subscription Services, Inc.

Interstate Subscription Services, Inc.

(210) 444-9047

Interstate Subscription Services, Inc.

19 years in business
2935 Thousand Oaks #6-302
San Antonio, TX 78247
Fax Numbers
  • (210) 444-9017
Additional Email Addresses
  • intsub@hotmail.com
BBB File Opened: 04/01/1998
Business Started: 01/20/1998
Business Started Locally: 01/20/1998
Business Incorporated: 01/20/1998 in TX
Type of Entity
Corporation
Business Management
  • Ms. Cindy Tamayo, Office Manager
Business Category
  • Magazines - Subscription Agents
  • Magazine Sales

Additional Information
  • BBB contacted the business on January 8, 2016 and January 18, 2016 to request a copy of sales transcripts as well as clarification on if the business provides books to children hospitals and magazines to troops overseas. A complainant told BBB a sale...
  • BBB contacted the business on January 8, 2016 and January 18, 2016 to request a copy of sales transcripts as well as clarification on if the business provides books to children hospitals and magazines to troops overseas. A complainant told BBB a sales representative informed them that the business provides materials to troops and children hospitals. BBB was unable to find this claim on the company's website. The business has not clarified this claim as of 5/3/16.

    BBB requested a copy of sales transcripts due to complainants alleging high pressure sales tactics. The business did not respond as of 5/3/16.

Products & Services
Magazines, Children's Books
Alternate Business Names
  • Intersate Subscription Services, Inc.
Methods of Payment
  • Checks and cash.
Refund & Exchange Policy: 

Cancellations must be postmarked within 3 business days of the date of sale for a full refund.

Delivery guaranteed within 120 days of the date of sale or customer is entitled to a full refund.

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Pattern of Complaint

Based on BBB files, Interstate Subscription Services, Inc has a pattern of disputes alleging high pressure sales tactics for selling door to door magazine subscriptions. Complainants allege they are solicited for magazine subscriptions in their homes and felt pressured into signing up.  Some complainants also allege they are told buying a magazine subscription would help the salesperson win a trip or was for charity.  Complainants generally seek ... Read More

BBB Reason for Ratings

BBB rating is based on 13 factors: Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that affect the rating for Interstate Subscription Services, Inc. include:

  • 69 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Business has failed to resolve underlying cause(s) of a pattern of complaints

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Interstate Subscription Services, Inc.

THIS BUSINESS IS NOT BBB ACCREDITED

Interstate Subscription Services, Inc.

Customer Review Rating:

100%

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