- February 28, 2013 - 9 Comments
When you first read about Godaddy dropping the 60 day lock you were probably like me. You thought that now you could buy a domain and wouldn't have to wait to transfer it to another registrar. In actuality, the 60 day lock that can be waived is not the ICANN transfer lock but the self imposed lock that Godaddy puts on.
If you change any contact info at all, Godaddy will lock the domain for an additional 60 days to protect against theft. It keeps people from stealing, then changing the email to their own and then pushing the domain to another account within the registrar(which isn't locked). It really... Read More »