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Old 07-06-09, 11:45 AM
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Call them and tell them you are thinking of getting rid of it because it costs too much!

DH cancelled my xm oh, I don't know, 6 months ago, and they have been wooing us ever since. Initally when he called to cancel it, they offered him a better deal on the spot. I think it was $5-8 less a month, but hey, every penny counts these days! I just got another e-mail asking me to come back for some cheapy rate.
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This also worked with our DirecTV. A few years ago when we started getting out of debt, we called DirecTV to ask about cancellation policies. They immediately offered us a cheapie package that they don't even advertise. It was all the channels we love so we went for it. It saved us a gob of money and we still got most of the channels that we love.
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also works great for the newspapers.
(we get the full week at the sunday only rate)

If I were pinching pennies, though, I wouldn't have XM radio at all. (and I don't right now! )
why pay for something you get for free to begin with? Radios in general are just fine for me.... no need to get all fancy....
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