Go Back  DVD Talk Forum > Shopping Discussions > Store Forum
Reload this Page >

Question about Best Buy Price Policy

Store Forum Share Your Shopping Experiences at Stores both Online and Off.

Question about Best Buy Price Policy

Old 05-13-02, 05:35 PM
  #1  
New Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Posts: 2
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Question about Best Buy Price Policy

I have a question. I know Best Buy will match their own price within 30 days, if they lower it. And their site claims they will price match + 10% from a different store. But would this work:

Xbox is currently $299 but rumours have it coming down to $199 within two weeks. So if I buy an Xbox from them now for $299, in 2 or 3 weeks could I get them to match that price, plus 10% since other stores woud also be selling it for $199 within the 30 day period?

Thanks.
Old 05-14-02, 08:59 AM
  #2  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: Edison, NJ
Posts: 3,463
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
I don't think you'd have a problem getting them to match the $199 but I think they only do 10% if the other store has a price LOWER than theirs!
Old 05-15-02, 02:45 AM
  #3  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Posts: 6,259
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
I believe they will PM there own pricing BUT you only get the differnce between what you paid and the new price if you are PM'ing Best Buy to Best Buy.

Now if you are PM'ing Best Buy to a different B&M, then they will refund you the difference plus give you 10% on top of that AS LONG AS they can call the competitor and the competitor has the product IN STOCK.

A few of the stores I was in tonight were already sold out of the PS2.

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service -

Copyright © 2024 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.