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Selling Old Cell Phone

When I bought my Blackberry... they said Blackberry would buy back my old cell phone.  Where do I go to do that?
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Re: Selling Old Cell Phone


newsgirlsarah wrote:
When I bought my Blackberry... they said Blackberry would buy back my old cell phone.  Where do I go to do that?

Who is the "they" that told you that. 

 

I would go to "them" first.

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Re: Selling Old Cell Phone

Verizon said there was a place online that I can sell my phone.
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Re: Selling Old Cell Phone

Verizon said there was a place on the blackberry website that they will give you a quote for your old cell phone and you can send it in to them for market value.  Does anyone know where that place on the website is??  thanks.
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Re: Selling Old Cell Phone

Nope, never heard of it. As far as I know, RIM doesn't buy cell phones.

 

You might go back to Verizon and ask again what they meant.

 

There are places on Forums where you can sell your BB yourself. 

http://www.blackberryforums.com/buy-sell-trade/

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Re: Selling Old Cell Phone

It was a buy back program on the blackberry website.  I found it once, not I can't find it again.  They will buy your old cell phone when you purchased a blackberry.
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Re: Selling Old Cell Phone

I was just told this same thing.. blackberry will buy back your old cell.  So, this is not true?

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Re: Selling Old Cell Phone


towngirl_04 wrote:

I was just told this same thing.. blackberry will buy back your old cell.  So, this is not true?


Hello,

 

You are asking in a thread from 2009...it may have been true then, or it may not. It may be true now, or it may not. As far as I know, there currently is no buy-back program in place (I could be wrong, I just have heard nothing about that...). I can't predict what the future will hold.

 

Good luck!



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Re: Selling Old Cell Phone

Yes, I realize it's old but the rumour still hangs in there! lol