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Buying a Tivo for my parents

Discussion in 'TiVo Coffee House - TiVo Discussion' started by alyssa, Sep 28, 2013.

  1. alyssa

    alyssa Active Member

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    my folks have decided to get a tivo with OTA. I"m looking at the base S5 with lifetime.

    I don't see why i couldn't buy it under my account & get the multi service discount for a total of $600. Activate it at my home & do the first service update/set up so i can get it sorted correctly 'cuz face it- my folks are not the most technically inclined. Then give it to my folks.

    is there any reason why this isn't ok? Billing wise or technical wise?
     
  2. cmshep222

    cmshep222 Member

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    I have my parents TiVo under my account. No issues. And since it's lifetime, you can always (later) let them call in and set up their own account w/ TiVo.
     
  3. alyssa

    alyssa Active Member

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    thx
    i thought it should be that simple but it's been awhile since i've taken a look at the tos-
     

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