TITLE

Satellite Complaints Add Up

AUTHOR(S)
Eggerton, John
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;8/9/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 31, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Better Business Bureau has focused on the numerous consumer complaints about satellite-TV service from satellite TV providers.
ACCESSION #
57192498

 

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