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AOL speed upgrade free promotion - what's the real deal?

Pipps

Casual Member
I've received a pamphlet in the post today which outlines a free promotion offered by AOL:

"A special treat to say thank you...

"Just say yes to AOL Talk Unlimited and you can have free calls any time day or night to UK landlines. There's no monthly subscription to pay, and what's more, we'll upgrade your broadband download speed to the fastest speed your line can support."

I've been subscribring to the 2mb service for the past five years. Samknows says that according to BT Wholesale, my line should be able to support speeds of 8mb.

So AOL are going to give me a free upgrade, simply for accepting to use their talk plan instead of the overpriced BT alternative talk aplan?

Is there a catch here?
 

Agrajag

ULTIMATE Member
If you dont mind being on the AOL/Talk Talk network, then it would be cheaper to get Talk Talk's £20.99 p/m package where you get "8mb" Broadband, uk landline calls and line rental, all inclusive.

:shrug:
 
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