Unable to get through to Customer Service regarding BIlling

I've been a Verizon residential customer for over 20 years.   For the past two years I've been having problems with internet connectivity.   My bill has continued to increase.   On 12/29/17 I spent OVER 4 hours on hold in an attempt to speak to someone in customer service retention department regarding what Verizon would do to keep me as a customer.  I finally hung up and called back to speak to someone regarding services.  I managed to speak to someone who offered to minimally lower my bill.   I asked to speak to a supervisor but none were available.  A supervisor was supposed to call me back but didn't.   On 12/31/17 I called Verizon tech support due to internet outage.   I asked to speak to a supervisor.  I spoke to Jeff (didn't get last name) regarding my bill.   He suggested if I wasn't happy with Verizon that I should look at other options.   I was in shock.   On 1/1/18 my internet went out again and I called tech support.  I asked to speak to customer service and talked to John.  I explained what was going on and asked for the number for the Verizon corporate office as I was going to file a complaint and possibly cancel my Verizon services.   He offered to substantially lower my bill.  I agreed to stay with Verizon and not call the corporate office.  Today, I received a bill that was substantially higher than what I was told.   My online account has a different amount for the bill.  The automated service has a totally different bill.  I've now been on hold for OVER TWO hours to speak to billing about this.   I called the corporate office but nobody was there.  I will be calling them in the morning and filing a complaint.  I found a name and address for the CEO from another dissatisfied customer and will be following up with a letter.   I need to know how I can speak to a LIVE person.   I need this taken care of NOW.   I'm not willing to stay on hold much longer.  



Re: Unable to get through to Customer Service regarding BIlling
Moderator Emeritus

Hi mystkal,

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