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

Best Buy price guarantee question when using RZ cert

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

Best Buy price guarantee question when using RZ cert

Old 10-17-08, 11:51 AM
  #1  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 3,055
Best Buy price guarantee question when using RZ cert

Say I bought something at Best Buy for 7.50 while using a $5 RZ cert. and then the next week they had the same item for $4.99. If I go to do a price match, will there be any issue since the new price will be under $5, what the RZ value was?
joltman is offline  
Old 10-17-08, 07:47 PM
  #2  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: CHICAGO, IL
Posts: 443
nope, you get the $2.5+ tax back.
amd555 is offline  
Old 10-17-08, 11:41 PM
  #3  
DVD Talk God
 
Deftones's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 1999
Location: Arizona
Posts: 74,839
i'm not so sure that's the case. reward zone certs aren't like a coupon. they directly lower the price of the item on the receipt. for instance, instead of showing $10 price for an item and then a separate $5 off on the receipt, it just deducts the $5 off the purchase price of the item showing it to be $5 now.
Deftones is offline  
Old 10-17-08, 11:59 PM
  #4  
DVD Talk Hero
 
pinata242's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Owasso, OK
Posts: 30,155
Listen to Deftones. The price they sold it to you for was $7.50 - (some portion of the $5 cert). Since there's a $10 minimum requirement, you likely paid very close to $7.50 for it. The most they'll do is match you down to $4.99 and you'll get the difference + tax back but you'll lose the portion of the $5 RZ cert you used on it.

Just let it go unless you're going anyway and the buck or two is worth your time at the counter.
pinata242 is offline  
Old 10-19-08, 09:28 AM
  #5  
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
wewantflair's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Mastic, NY
Posts: 1,816
Just refund/rebuy. The cert points will go back in your RZ bank and you'll pay the lower out of pocket price.
wewantflair is offline  
Old 10-19-08, 12:05 PM
  #6  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: CHICAGO, IL
Posts: 443
it will work, i work at best buy and it will work.
amd555 is offline  

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 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.