View Single Post
Old 08-23-2006, 01:04 AM   #6 (permalink)
BlackBerry Mensa
takeshi's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Houston
Model: 8310
Carrier: at&t
Posts: 7,741
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

Originally Posted by kpflynn
What I don't understand is why I cannot get this as a current T-mobile subscriber (my contract has been expired for over a year now).
All wireless carriers do this. It's not unique to TMO.
Originally Posted by kpflynn
Can I cancel my current arrangement with them, then simply re-sign up?
Nope. You have to be inactive for at least 90 days after closing your account to be considered "new".
Originally Posted by kpflynn
So, does anyone have any tips/advice?
Definitely talk to retentions, as has been mentioned in this thread.