Charter Communications to offer more ...

Charter Communications to offer more services

There are 7 comments on the Red Bluff Daily News story from Feb 5, 2009, titled Charter Communications to offer more services. In it, Red Bluff Daily News reports that:

A Charter Communications representative told the City Council the company is on target to begin offering expanded cable, Internet and telephone services in the fourth quarter of 2009.

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Suwanee, GA

#1 Feb 5, 2009
how the heck is this going to happen when they have already defaulted on a 72 MILLION dollar intrest payment and will probably be filing bankruptcy by the end of next week
Charter Rep

Rochester, MN

#2 Feb 5, 2009
we have lines up there but that wont save Charter and you are right

Redding, CA

#3 Feb 5, 2009
That's the problem Credit,the allmighty credit card people just spend away and cannot pay.How many people have a credit card these days? How many have zero balance due on a monthly basis.
Loki with red root beer

Harwinton, CT

#4 Feb 5, 2009
To Charter Rep

What going on with all this price gouging, Internet-Usage Cap. Not mench I think that charter is curveing the bandwidth, lack of better words, posible controling what consumer us the internet for. Then there fact other counties get faster speeds, why are us americans in stone age of internet speed. No offence, I am starting to hate charter and I hope it goes under. Then there is whole FCC and that is another story.
Charter Rep

Rochester, MN

#5 Feb 6, 2009
Price Gouging well not really ..its just that as a new customer you get a sweet get you hooked up....then the promo ends and services go up 30-40% We hope youll just pay it because well its cable and internet and you have grown accustomed to it by the time 6 months or a year goes by...but if you call and try to downgrade you will get a retention offer another promo to keep you as a customer. As far as internet goes we dont cap bandwith Timewarner and Comcast do...we dont have the fastest internet like Korea or other countries...newer infrastructure more than likely is the reason...we are testing a 60meg HSI service in st louis and will offer 20meg in most area soon but that wont help Charter as they tumble toward a bankruptcy

Since: Mar 09

Saint Louis, MO

#6 Mar 5, 2009
Mr. Charter Rep, what are your feelings regarding the notion that Charter Communications engages in prices gouging, specifically to residents of Whiteman AFB, MO? As I understand it, Charter has a monopoly on wireless internet there, which leads itself to price gouging, of course.
Charter Rep

Rochester, MN

#7 Mar 6, 2009
Charter High Speed Internet is priced uniformally throughout all areas. If you pay 44.99 for 5meg plus modem lease you are paying same regular rate as someone in CA. However I have seen some individuals who have older pricing on 10meg speeds that are paying 69.98 when they should be paying 54.99 plus modem lease. So check your statement. Charter has begun to put in place bandwith limits...( a few bad apples spoil the whole bunch as the saying download kings know who you are out there) 95% of customers wont have any issues...if you computer is running slow call us for a spped scope 80% have pc issues causing this...for all who read this if you want a fee good utility to clean out your pc temp files, etc go to google and download CCleaner and run a spyware program called Spybot search and destroy ...also free.

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