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Helping out a store that survives by ripping off people?

No sir, you keep those games.
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Go to store and return it, claim store credit. I'd do that.
 
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post #23 of 56
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Originally Posted by thedarkknight View Post
Do company's let you keep it if you report it? Has anyone had that experience?
Just contact them and then see what they do. The worst that can happen is they will ask you to ship it back at your expense at which point you can just say "No" and maybe even just hang up on them at that point. However, they might be able to send UPS or FedEx by scheduling a pick-up whereby all you have to do is leave the box outside your home.

Or, they might just allow you to keep the games as well at which point you can turn around and give them away.
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post #24 of 56
If you reported the game lost in the mail, best buy has already wrote it off. Whenever that happens it just goes as a no-fault loss. Its 60 bucks, and they are not going to care. It would be more trouble for them to schedule a shipment pickup to your residence. I say do what you will. Give it away, burn it, freebie on here, but do not worry about best buy, THEY will be ok.
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If you reported the game lost in the mail, best buy has already wrote it off. Whenever that happens it just goes as a no-fault loss. Its 60 bucks, and they are not going to care. It would be more trouble for them to schedule a shipment pickup to your residence. I say do what you will. Give it away, burn it, freebie on here, but do not worry about best buy, THEY will be ok.
Yes, but what if they give him a reward of some kind for being honest? Like, a really nice discount, or a coupon, or some kind of cool freebie?
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post #26 of 56
Return the items instore and get the money for the two games, and keep the other ones. PROFIT! Im sure they make enough money that they wont care.
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f best buy
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post #28 of 56
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Originally Posted by candy_van View Post
Odds are they'll take it back and give you nothing, best case maybe a small store credit (doubtful).
They pretty much expect that you're going to keep and and don't count on getting it back.

I like the "robin hood" suggestion of making it a freebie lol.
this

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Originally Posted by firestorm1 View Post
it happend to me a couple times. once with a head set and another time with a hard drive.

@OP:
i wouldnt worry about them charging you for it either, LP will just write it off as a loss anyways when they do their weekly thing. give it to someone as an x-mas gift
or this
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By law (at least in my state) if you are mailed anything you dont have to give it back.
mine too

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Do a Freebie. Best Buy won't notice it. It's their fault anyway, you can't be held accountable.
mostly this.

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Originally Posted by Liability View Post
Helping out a store that survives by ripping off people?

No sir, you keep those games.
definitely not. FREEBIE
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Go to store and return it, claim store credit. I'd do that.
IF you need money
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Return the items instore and get the money for the two games, and keep the other ones. PROFIT! Im sure they make enough money that they wont care.
same thing as before.
 
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I say call Best Buy and be honest and explain the situation. If they tell you to ship it back at your expense, then refuse and demand that they pay for shipping. Ask them to schedule a pick-up at your place so that all you have to do is leave the box on your front steps.
Pretty much this.
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post #30 of 56
They already wrote it off and will get a tax benefit from it.

I'd make it a freebie on here and pick two people.
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