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post #21 of 28
Isnt newegg.ca bad for shipping prices? Arent you better off pricematching this stuff @ NCIX?
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post #22 of 28
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Originally Posted by tylerand View Post

That's a very nice setup, however i can't order from DirectCanada or Memory Express because i have no access to a Credit Card.

Pre load one with cash. Works the same.

http://usa.visa.com/personal/cards/prepaid/prepaid-card.html
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Pre load one with cash. Works the same.

http://usa.visa.com/personal/cards/prepaid/prepaid-card.html

Not to mention doesnt NCIX still pricematch?
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post #24 of 28
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Not to mention doesnt NCIX still pricematch?

You can do it from the shopping cart.
http://source.ncix.com/lp3/lp3_aspm/ca/index.html
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At the bottom of the checkout page, there is a Price Match button. Clicking this will allow you to enter competitive pricing, and the source for the price (which must be included). Unfortunately, Price Match is only offered to our Canadian customers at this time.

Prices considered for Price Match must be IN STOCK and available as a NEW item at a retail business or a web based store, with full e-commerce functionality, a valid SSL certificate and credit card verification. Exact items, model numbers and part numbers must match to qualify for Price Match requests. Most computer products are sold as Retail, OEM or Promotional products, and while they are often similar products, we cannot match prices on items with different packaging.

Prices submitted for Price Match must be from a Canadian retailer and must be in Canadian funds. No foreign retailer Price Match requests or currency conversion equivalents will be accepted. Price Match requests will be rejected for any competitor’s prices that appear to be a misprint, typographic error, fraudulent price or misrepresentation of a product.

As verification of competitors' pricing is done manually, allow up to an additional 1-3 business days for Price Match processing.

Please note that many competitors' quoted prices include a 2-3% cash discount, when their customers are paying by cash or certified check. In such cases, if we can match a competitors' price, the cash discount will be added back to the matched price.

Source: https://secure.ncix.com/customercare/#pricematch
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I've dropped the Intel build recommendations from this thread.

This is the AMD forum, and the OP stipulated from the start s/he wants to go AMD.

Thus, suggesting Intel builds is OT.
    
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I've dropped the Intel build recommendations from this thread.

This is the AMD forum, and the OP stipulated from the start s/he wants to go AMD.

Thus, suggesting Intel builds is OT.

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post #27 of 28
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I've dropped the Intel build recommendations from this thread.

This is the AMD forum, and the OP stipulated from the start s/he wants to go AMD.

Thus, suggesting Intel builds is OT.
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post #28 of 28

I would like to third the recommendation for buying off at a Canadian retailer like NCIX. At NCIX, you can price match to Newegg.ca or even other online retailers that offer even lower prices than either. NCIX will also give you much shorter shipping times. As far as I've heard, all Newegg.ca orders ship from the California warehouse regardless of where you are in Canada. NCIX will give you shipping from their Ontario warehouse. As an intra-Canada operation, NCIX.ca shipping costs are usually less as well.

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