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Vodafone web site Stupidities!

Vodafone web site Stupidities!

I had set up “Standing Instructions” for my son’s post paid Vodafone mobile number. All well and good. Everything went well till now. First, I had to cancel the Credit Card I had used earlier and get a replacement as the card was compromised somehow. Secondly the Standing Instruction’s on Vodafone’s system expired in March 2019. So far so good. Now comes the stupidities! I cannot Modify or Cancel the Standing Instructions because the need the Credit Card details of…

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More ICICIDirect Stupidities – Purchasing a Mutual Fund, Growth Option

More ICICIDirect Stupidities – Purchasing a Mutual Fund, Growth Option

I have had a long running love-hate relationship with ICICIDirect for half a decade now. More hate than love. Their platform is closely integrated with the ICICI Bank online banking platform and that makes things very convenient. Of course I haven’t looked at what others like Share Khan & Reliance Money are doing now in 2009 but back in 2004 they were not offering Mutual Funds and one had to write a cheque etc. So I am still with ICICIDirect….

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Clerical Error – CAMS Has Done It Again!

Clerical Error – CAMS Has Done It Again!

CAMS has done it again. Or rather the chapies who man the Hyderabad / Secunderabad CAMS office have. And this time I have had enough. I will follow the process, write to customer support etc but I will also use their “Email the CEO” thing and keep my fingers crossed. Last Saturday, March 15 2008, I went to Secunderabad to submit a SIP application for DSPML India T.I.G.E.R Fund. The request was processed and I received my statement today. As…

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