GoDaddy failed renewal. No payment method on file.

Another GoDaddy maze of tech support calls. Starting in April 2022, I began to receive payment failure notices when logged into the GoDaddy website. I checked my payment methods – I have two – and both looked fine. I manually renewed and assumed it was some kind of glitch....

Ambetter after 5 … part2

Called Ambetter today 4:52.. 4 minutes of robot questions. 3 minutes of waiting… now it is 5 pm, and I doubt there will be a pick up. Yep – auto disconnect at 5 pm. fuckers...

Ambetter Member Services closes at 5 fucking pm

I pay thousands in health insurance. Like many Americans I work 9-5:30 ( well, 8-6:30 by time you deal with getting ready and commute ). It is fucking ridiculous that they don’t offer Member Services after hours. Navigating medical insurance coverage is fucking hard – and cutting support hours...

When your internet provider has errors on their website

C’mon CenturyLink. Get your shit together. When you have errors on your “We’re having technical difficulties” page, it makes me think you are having difficulties because you didn’t QA and have poor attention to detail....

PAY NOW AMBETTER NOW!

I’m not even logged into the site, and I get this pop up. Freaked me out, I thought my medical was unpaid. It’s like a horror movie jump scare. I didn’t even know how to get past it for a moment. It seemed so threatening, because I’m terrified of...

tax1099.com plugin error

Welp, it’s that time of year again. sending out the 1099s. If you use Tax1099.com and use their low-budget plugin you might run into this error. In order to install their plugin, you first need to remove last years version. I did this, then installed the new version. This...

Why is DIY so hard?

OP asked: “ I am trying to replace a bathroom light switch. Its had two switches, one of which did nothing, the other turned both fan and light on/off. I turned off the breaker, pulled the faceplate and switch off, put the wires into the new switches and went...

Verizon data is throttled, and stuck in Safety Mode

Why does Verizon’s customer service suck? I pay a premium for their service. Is there a more expensive phone service I can buy, where I can talk to a human? Dealing with Verizon this week felt like I had signed up for a 2010 Cricket Phone. This week I...