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CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC. /MO/ filed this Form S-1/A on 11/04/1999
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CONSULTING AGREEMENT
 
        On March 10, 1999, Charter Holdings entered into a consulting agreement
with Vulcan Northwest and Charter Investment, Inc. Pursuant to the terms of the
consulting agreement, Charter Holdings retained Vulcan Northwest and Charter
Investment, Inc. to provide advisory, financial and other consulting services
with respect to acquisitions of the business, assets or stock of other companies
by Charter Holdings or by any of its affiliates. Such services include
participation in the evaluation, negotiation and implementation of these
acquisitions. The agreement expires on December 31, 2000, and automatically
renews for successive one-year terms unless otherwise terminated.
 
     All reasonable out-of-pocket expenses incurred by Vulcan Northwest and
Charter Investment, Inc. are Charter Holdings' responsibility and must be
reimbursed. Charter Holdings must also pay Vulcan Northwest and Charter
Investment, Inc. a fee for their services rendered for each acquisition made by
Charter Holdings or any of its affiliates. This fee equals 1% of the aggregate
value of such acquisition. Neither Vulcan Northwest nor Charter Investment, Inc.
will receive a fee in connection with the American Cable, Renaissance, Greater
Media, Helicon, Vista, Cable Satellite, InterMedia and Rifkin acquisitions. No
such fee is payable to either Vulcan Northwest or Charter Investment, Inc. in
connection with other acquisitions being made by Charter Holdings' affiliates.
Charter Holdings has also agreed to indemnify and hold harmless Vulcan Northwest
and Charter Investment, Inc., and their respective officers, directors,
stockholders, agents, employees and affiliates, for all claims, actions, demands
and expenses that arise out of this consulting agreement and the services they
provide to Charter Holdings.
 
     Mr. Allen owns 100% of Vulcan Northwest and is the Chairman of the board.
William D. Savoy, another of Charter Communications, Inc.'s directors, is the
President and a director of Vulcan Northwest.
 
   
TRANSACTIONS WITH MR. ALLEN
    
 
     On December 21, 1998, Mr. Allen contributed approximately $431 million to
Charter Investment, Inc. and received non-voting common stock of Charter
Investment, Inc. Such non-voting common stock was converted to voting common
stock on December 23, 1998.
 
     On December 23, 1998, Mr. Allen contributed approximately $1.3 billion to
Charter Investment, Inc. and received voting common stock of Charter Investment,
Inc. Additionally, Charter Investment, Inc. borrowed approximately $6.2 million
in the form of a bridge loan from Mr. Allen. This bridge loan was contributed by
Mr. Allen to Charter Investment, Inc. in March 1999. No interest on such bridge
loan was accrued or paid by Charter Investment, Inc. On the same date, Mr. Allen
also contributed approximately $223.5 million to Vulcan Cable II, Inc., a
company owned by Mr. Allen. Vulcan II was merged with and into Charter
Investment, Inc.
 
     On January 5, 1999, Charter Investment, Inc. borrowed approximately $132.2
million in the form of a bridge loan from Mr. Allen. This bridge loan was
contributed by Mr. Allen to Charter Investment, Inc. in March 1999. No interest
on such bridge loan was accrued or paid by Charter Investment, Inc. On the same
date, Mr. Allen also
 
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