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Originally Posted by AzO View Post
What are you talking about?

Frys prices and online prices are the same.

You have to pay taxes wherever you shop.
That's not true. Fry's often has different B&M prices compared to online prices. Tax if applicable, will be charged on both online and B&M of course.
post #152 of 163
When you go there to get Help is like pulling Teeth!!
Never will go there again!!
post #153 of 163
Microcenter is a excellent store i shop their frequently.
post #154 of 163
^^^This^^^
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post #155 of 163
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My friend bought a printer from BestBuy last week. I asked how much he paid for it and he said $189.99 + tax. After a slight cringe, I went to my computer and looked it up. First hit was Amazon selling it for $129.99 with free shipping, then TigerDirect was $139.99, Newegg was $144.99. Then I said, "I told you so," but in a little bit nicer way.
Tell him to go back in and pricematch
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post #156 of 163
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Originally Posted by Clairvoyant129 View Post
Why would anyone wish for them to go out of business? So many people will lose their jobs, including people at manufacturing who supply Best Buy with products. Damn idiots.
You're right, of course.
Best Buy knows what they're doing. It's called "suicide."
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post #157 of 163
I call BB, "CRAP BUY"....
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post #158 of 163
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Originally Posted by brandontaz2k2 View Post
Don't forget Best Buy's terrible return policy.
Best Buy Employee: "Can I see your receipt?"
Me: "I don't have it."
Best Buy Employee: "Nothing I can do for you, f*** off."
You can't be serious? How do you expect them to return the item if you don't have the receipt to prove you bought it there?
    
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post #159 of 163
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It's who you know when you start work at Geek Squad, and I guess it has to do with which state you're in as well. DOE, there are people who start off much higher, but they almost never tell you unless you guys are close friends.

I've been doing freelance work before I started work at BB, when I started working at BB computer sales dept. making $16.50, and this was back in 2001, I learned that I could make money on the side off customers I was helping day to day; I was banking serious cash. Geek Squad helped my freelance business even more when I charged people 50%-60% of what they charged at-home.

I just can't understand how GS or BB stays in business with the crazy prices they charge their customers. There's absolutely no humanity in genuinely helping you with your purchase, they're only there to make the maximum amount of money off you as possible.

You are completely without any sense of civility and morality. You stole business from the company you work for, pshh you'd be lucky if I even dared hire you for $1.50 an hour.
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