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So how far out should you make your birthday? Mine's in 2 weeks...is that enough?
     
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The code isn't working for preordering SW:TOR..
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Tried it and it worked for me! Set it for 2 days after I subscribed and it even worked on my original account that is tied to BFBC2.
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Argh decisions, how much will I save?
Save about 15 bux, pretty substantial.

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So how far out should you make your birthday? Mine's in 2 weeks...is that enough?
That would work perfect.

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The code isn't working for preordering SW:TOR..
Need to confirm this, as far as I know this code should work on any game.

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Tried it and it worked for me! Set it for 2 days after I subscribed and it even worked on my original account that is tied to BFBC2.
Perfect example of Birthday code done right.
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Tried it and it worked for me! Set it for 2 days after I subscribed and it even worked on my original account that is tied to BFBC2.
Yes, it works! And now I have 2 accounts with 2 different birth dates

Still, they charged federal taxes (I'm in Canada), which of course is the legal way of doing things, but Steam doesn't...

That being said, I still got BF3 for $47.
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Yes, it works! And now I have 2 accounts with 2 different birth dates

Still, they charged federal taxes (I'm in Canada), which of course is the legal way of doing things, but Steam doesn't...

That being said, I still got BF3 for $47.
Nice, enjoy!

I'm gonna hold onto my coupon for a bit. I already own Dead Space 1, hoping they change the pre-order bonus, and still holding out the faint possibility it could be on Steam.
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Beta announced today.

9/29....better set your bday for 9/28.
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I was about to order a physical copy sent to Canada but after going through the checkout process I realized it was going to cost me about $78 after shipping, taxes, and exchange fees. No thanks.

This seems quite unfair for Canadians. I'll try this method to even the odds. I really hope this works or I'm going to be really disappointed

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Yes, it works! And now I have 2 accounts with 2 different birth dates

Still, they charged federal taxes (I'm in Canada), which of course is the legal way of doing things, but Steam doesn't...

That being said, I still got BF3 for $47.
Did you pay in Canadian dollars or US dollars?
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Beta announced today.

9/29....better set your bday for 9/28.
Early beta starts on the 27th... for limited edition MOH or Preordered BF3 thru Origin.
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This seems quite unfair for Canadians. I'll try this method to even the odds. I really hope this works or I'm going to be really disappointed



Did you pay in Canadian dollars or US dollars?
USD, and the tax was charged in USD somehow (then converted by paypal to CAD). However, PST (in Quebec) was not charged. I do not know for other provinces with a more harmonized tax.

And CAD vs USD don't really matter, the conversion rate is still lower than having to pay PST, my purchase ended up at $48.10 CAD, from 47.24 USD.

By the way, I personally set up my birthday 2 days ahead and it worked fine.
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