Is it legal for BT to charge me for all the remaining months of my contract (6) which they extended unilaterally every time I wished to upgrade my plan So, although I initially signed up with them in July 2014 (for 18 months which is their minimum), any change of plan immediately warranted (according to BT) a new contract with an additional obligation of 18 months contract. Now, on disconnecting, Instead of charging a nominal and logical "withdrawal" or "early discontinuation" penalty, they will continue to charge from for an extra 6 months in which I shall be receiving no service from them. Is this legal?
The contract is a standard one and of course I have not read it. It just seems a very unfair contract - a small penalty for leaving is logical (I.e. 25-30 pounds), but charging me for 6 months of no service does not seem logical and it cannot cost them that much (or anything at all). If you cannot answer me, then let's leave it, as I am not going to look up the contract and read it - my time is too valuable. Thanks
I do not think I have a paper contract
The only information sent to me on setting up the account (I have the email) is the following which is useless in this case
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