PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Time Magazine and Valuemags as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.

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Time Magazine and Valuemags Overview

Total reviews
285
93
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
4
1

Time Magazine was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Jan 9, 2008 and since then this brand received 285 reviews. It is 192 reviews more than Valuemags received since Sep 19, 2008. According to received "Issue Resolved" consumers' votes, a consumer has equal chances to resolve issues with Time Magazine customer support team and Valuemags customer service.

Time Magazine and Valuemags Consumer Ratings

Rank
109 out of 599 in Periodicals & Publishing category
126 out of 599 in Periodicals & Publishing category
Customer service
80 in category
75 in category
Price Affordability
100 in category
116 in category
Value for money
95 in category
80 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Time Magazine ranks 17 points higher in the Periodicals & Publishing category than Valuemags. People gave Time Magazine 1.6 stars for Customer service criterion in Periodicals & Publishing category and it is 156 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Valuemags was rated 1.6 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 161 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Price Affordability criterion, than we see that Time Magazine has a higher rating than Valuemags. Regarding Value for money criterion, consumers gave Time Magazine 1.8 stars and it is 60% greater than other in category. Valuemags however was rated 2 stars and it is 66% greater than other in category.

Time Magazine and Valuemags Rating Details

Customer service
1.6 (87 reviews)
1.6 (18 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...15 for each magazine subscription, AND the phone number given for customer service has been disconnected! That would be 855-255-6459 ("NYUS"). So now it looks like I am out $16. 60 total, more than double what I thought was reasonable just 24 hours ago...

Suzanne L

...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..

Keenan
Price Affordability
2 (79 reviews)
1.9 (10 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...48% above the stated price. ) At a 10% tax-rate the subscription should have renewed at $38. 45...

Charlie P

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...

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Value for money
1.8 (78 reviews)
2 (8 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...But we don't like being ripped off for any amount of money..

James B

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. Discount Magazine won’t deal with me. Valumags won’t even...

Donna H

Time Magazine and Valuemags Pros and Cons

Pros
  • For years good analysis
  • Views and stories
  • Magazine content
No votes
Cons
  • Customer service
  • Bad delivery service and could not care attitude
  • Your one-sided coverage
  • Unwanted mags
  • Scam marketing deceptive advertising unwanted magazines
  • Want to know who put in free subscription

Time Magazine and Valuemags Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

I sent in a twenty dollar check 1/2/19 and I stopped receiving Time.

5

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

Time Magazine and Valuemags Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

I was disgusted whilst reading the first paragraph of an article in this weeks TIME magazine. Whilst talking about the...

1

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

Time Magazine and Valuemags Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1.3

Anyone willing to put Nancy Pelosis picture on the front cover is absolutely crazy. It shows just how unethical and...

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I have sent 4 support tickets no one has replied back I am very pissed off customer I ordered magazines back in...

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Time Magazine and Valuemags Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Time Magazine Magazine (91 reviews)
  • Time Magazine Subscription (64 reviews)
  • Time Magazine Customer Care (22 reviews)
  • Valuemags Magazine (2 reviews)