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Balboa Concepts
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Xlibris
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Balboa Concepts and Xlibris Overview

Total reviews 2 557
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Balboa Concepts and Xlibris Consumer Ratings

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203 out of 248 in Staff category
184 out of 565 in Periodicals & Publishing category
Customer service
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109 in category
Product or Service Quality
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141 in category
Website
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141 in category
Price Affordability
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Balboa Concepts and Xlibris Rating Details

Customer service
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1.5 (196 reviews)
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TheyI accepted to VIP deal and paid the first period but i did not sign any contract and i am waiting for the refund why is it so hard for the refund it shouldn't be this hard customer service is awful because our need is not cared if we want refund..

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Product or Service Quality
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1.6 (193 reviews)
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As far as quality goes, the books were well done and the process was reasonably smooth, I was satisfied. But after that, it seems clear that Xlibris is primarily interested in getting more money out of me, through frequent calls about me purchasing more of my books, or worse, Marketing services...

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Website
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1.9 (182 reviews)
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I recently renewed my website (www. budhunton. com) and it stopped working about a week or so ago...

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Price Affordability
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1.6 (181 reviews)
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So far, I paid over $10,000 for these services! About two weeks ago, I received another call from Tony McMillan, trying to offer me yet another service at a price, of course, which I informed him that I was not going to pay for anything else because I was flat broke! At present, one copy of my book...

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Balboa Concepts and Xlibris Pros and Cons

Pros
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  • Ripp off
  • Published book
  • Getting the book published
Cons
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  • Poor customer service
  • Give you the run around
  • Unresponsive to customer needs after they got your money

Balboa Concepts and Xlibris Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
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5

I don't know why all the negative reviews on here. I've had nothing but good happen to my anthology titled Xtoriez. I...

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What am I supposed to do I paid them to publish the book. Then they use hardball tactics to get me to sign up for...

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Balboa Concepts and Xlibris Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
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I signed a contract with Xlibris (subsidiary to Author Solutions) in November ’13 for:
Editing, Interior Design, Exterio...

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I had my book published with Xlibris - a subsidiary of Author Solutions. $4000 for the full package: i did editing (the...

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Balboa Concepts and Xlibris Latest Reviews

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I submitted 14 manuscripts at one time just knowing that because they are a book publishing company that I would be...

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I trusted and submitted 14 manuscripts to them all at one time. After just a few short months they sent me check for may...

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