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Handyman Club Of America
Valuemags

Handyman Club Of America and Valuemags Overview

Total reviews
269
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Company responses
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Issues resolved
1
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Handyman Club Of America and Valuemags Consumer Ratings

Rank
99 out of 618 in Media category
159 out of 487 in Periodicals & Publishing category
Customer service
86 in category
95 in category
Product or Service Quality
67 in category
131 in category
Website
98 in category
154 in category
Diversity of Products or Services
77 in category
156 in category

Handyman Club Of America and Valuemags Rating Details

Customer service
1.3 (109 reviews)
1.6 (19 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Is this company in business still? Customer service number doesn't appear to work..

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...Value Mags conveniently has a support email that does not work and customer service numbers that are only really available 11am - 5pm, Mon-Fri. So now I get to angrily play the waiting game and hope that my address is the only thing Alloy gave away..

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Product or Service Quality
1.6 (105 reviews)
1.6 (14 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...No product testing and no explanation..

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I have been passed from business to business trying to stop a magazine service that I never ordered. I don’t drink wine, but somehow I’m receiving Wine Spectator magazine. I’ve contacted Wine Spectator magazine, they won’t deal with me...

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Website
1.6 (100 reviews)
1.5 (14 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

When I tried to logon to the website some "gambling" business would come up under the Handyman name talking about "Sports Betting". I even tried to look them up in the Minnesota BBB, but had no success. It is so unfair that you can "sell" lifetime memberships and then without further notice just go...

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I went to the Instyle website and when I attempted to cancel the subscription, the message said I had to cancel through a company called Valuemags. I searched up Valuemags online and seen that it is somewhat of a scam. Thanks to a review left by another scammed victim, I located their number...

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Diversity of Products or Services
1.8 (94 reviews)
1.5 (12 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

was great for a couple of years: great products , product test , magazines, etc. now I have good drills but bad batteries, no more magazine or products to buy or test . What happened? My address is still the same don't know why it stopped without any explanations...

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IN AUGUST OF 2017 I ORDERED A ONE (1) YEAR SUBSCRIPTION TO BECKETT HOCKEY PRICE GUIDE. IT WAS PAID FOR THROUGH MY CREDIT CARD. AS OF THIS WRITING, 1-27-2018, I HAVE YET TO RECEIVE ANY COPIES OF THAT SUBSCRIPTION. FOR SOME REASON, I JUST RECEIVED A RACHEL RAY EVERY DAY MAGAZINE WHICH I DID NOT ORDER...

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Handyman Club Of America and Valuemags Pros and Cons

Pros
  • It was a great magazine when it started
  • Magazine
  • Printed magazine
No votes
Cons
  • We didnt get what was promised
  • That they broke their contract
  • No longer get what the membership offered
  • Unwanted mags
  • Scam marketing deceptive advertising unwanted magazines
  • Want to know who put in free subscription

Handyman Club Of America and Valuemags Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

was getting my handyman magazine for about 1 year or so and then they just stopped so i did some checking i tried to...

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5

Drop dead scummy mailer. I never ordered anything and don't want your junk in my mailbox. Subscriptions just showed...

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5

But my friends keep steeling and they ruined my certificate.Can you please sende another one. Thanks. Robert King

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4.7

It may be that I am just lucky, but I have never had a problem with Valuemags and I have been ordering from them for...

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Handyman Club Of America and Valuemags Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

I have been a member of The Handyman Club of America since much longer than eight years. I am pissed off too. All I...

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1

If you have ordered anything from a company called e.l.f. (Eyes Lips Face - they sell cosmetics) then they are the ones...

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1

I became a lifetime member of Handyman Club of America in 2005. The magazine was great and I got tools to test. Some w...

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1

I started recieving a magazine i never ordered. I dont even know how they got my name and information. Please stop this...

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Handyman Club Of America and Valuemags Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
5

I joined in July 2002 , and I haven't received the life member benefits in over 15 years now. IF YOUR OUT OF BUSINESS...

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I've been waiting for months for my first issue of people magazine. I finally called people costumer service they said...

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1

I just cleaned out my file cabinet and found my folder from the Handyman Club. I am a lifetime member and haven"t...

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1

I have been receiving magazines from Valuemags for years at no cost. In Sept. 2019 I ordered People Magazine, even got...

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Handyman Club Of America and Valuemags Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Handyman Club Of America Membership (207 reviews)
  • Handyman Club Of America Magazine (19 reviews)
  • Handyman Club Of America Customer Care (7 reviews)
  • Valuemags Magazine (2 reviews)