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Old 03-11-2002, 02:06 PM
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Just re-started a subscription to these folks again despite my last subscription showing me only 3 issues. I know they had some start up problems but are they getting better at delivering? I like their format and everday boater information/articles. I hope they come thru this time...

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Old 03-11-2002, 02:16 PM
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I've had similar issues with this mag.. spoke with Debbi re -subscribed and paid over the phone.. I 'm happy to say I am getting the magizine...but now there sending invoices thru the mail!!!!!
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Old 03-11-2002, 02:18 PM
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So far I got the invoice that said you should've gotten the first issue already, but haven't and sent in the $$ anyway??? So we'll see...
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I had simular problems with their delivery. I could get the magazine at the local newsstand before I received my issues. I think if I purchase any more issues it will be at the newsstand.
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Old 03-11-2002, 02:35 PM
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I just started a subscription with them in December, recieved two (2) issues so far.....everything seems OK, but I was concerned with all the trouble other people on the board were having.

The only bad side - the issues show up on the newstands almost a week before I receive them in the mail.
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Old 03-11-2002, 02:43 PM
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*****, *****, *****, You guys don't know how lucky you are. I have never been able to find FPB and any newstand around here. At least you can get it.
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Good luck,been thru it before,great mag,lousy distibution. Unbelievable. Don't think they are trying to cheat anybody,but I'm thru checking my mailbox.Powerboat and Hotboat come regularly,the other one doesnot.
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Old 03-11-2002, 03:21 PM
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Same experiance had a subscription last year got three issues than nothing. Now I've gotten two invoices, saying I should have received my first issue and I owe them $19.99. I liked the magazine but they need to work on their distribution. I'll try to find it at the book store.

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If it wasn't for the fact I can't find them anymore around here on the stand, I wouldn't have sent off the $19.99 to renew. I'm taking the gamble of aggravation because I do like their magazine....
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Warren, the editor is a OSO member.. mabe he will see this thread and help us out??.....WARREN YOU OUT THERE?
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