What stores will refund you difference if the price you paid drops? Don’t you hate it when that happens? Learn the price adjustment policies of your favorite stores and get a refund if the price drops.
I recently purchased something from Overstock.com and then got an email with a promo code for 15% off. I went to the Overstock.com website and clicked on the “live chat” option. I asked for the price difference and $22 was credited back to my card. It took less than 5 minutes!
Amazon.com does not advertise a price protection policy, however I have heard from several readers that if you contact them within 7 days of the delivery date of your item, for an item that was shipped and sold by Amazon.com, they will refund you the difference.
I did this with a Kindle purchase several years ago and got a $60 credit from Amazon.com. Do you have a more recent experience with the Price Protection Policy at Amazon.com that I can share?
Dick’s Sporting Goods -for online purchases call 1-877-846-9997.
JC Penney- for online purchases call customer service at 1-800-322-1189. Not available for clearance items.
Kmart – for online purchases call customer service at 1-866-562-7848.
Office Depot – for online purchases, call 1-800-463-3768.
Walmart -for online purchases, contact customer services online.
Sam’s Club – for online purchases, call 1-888-746-7726.
Home Depot – for online purchases call customer service at 1-800-430-3376.
Macy’s – for online purchases, call 1-800-289-6229.
Overstock.com – claims must be for $5.00 or more and are limited to 3 claims within a 90 day period. Refunds are issued as store credit. Click on the Online Best Price Match Logo on any product page.
Apple Store – visit local store for in store purchases. For online purchases call customer service at 1-800-676-2775.
Babies “R” US – each store sets their own policy. For online purchases call 1-888-BABYRUS (1-888-222-9787).
Best Buy – 14 days for computers, camcorders, radar detectors, and used video games and 30 days for other items. Read store policy here. Best Buy will match competitors prices and give you 10% of the difference. For online purchases, call customer service at 1-888-237-8289.
Diapers.com -contact customer service at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-800-342-7377.
GAP- a one time price adjustment but does not apply to items purchases with promotional discounts. For online purchases, contact customer service at email@example.com or 1-800-427-7895.
Kohl’s – will match competitors prices at time of purchase. For online purchases call 1-866-887-8884.
Nordstrom -for online purchases, call 1-888-282-6060.
Office Max – will match competitors price plus 15% of the difference. For online purchases, call 1-800-283-7674.
Old Navy – offers a one time price adjustment. Price protection does not include items purchases with promotional discounts. For online purchases, call 1-800-653-6289.
Staples – will match competitors price and accept their coupons. For online purchases, call 1-800-333-3330.
Target – applies to in-store purchases only.
The Children’s Place – For online purchases, call 1-800-628-0525.
Toys “R” US - each store sets their own policy. For online purchases, call 1-800-869-7787.
Fry’s – for most computers, CD and DVD recorders, camcorders, digital cameras, and air conditioners and 30 days for other items. Fry’s will match competitors prices plus match 10% of the difference.
Victoria’s Secret – for online purchases, call 1-800-411-5116.
Barnes & Noble – for in store purchases. For online purchases, protection expires when you receive your item-better act fast! Call customer service at 1-800-843-2665.
Bed, Bath & Beyond – will match competitors price- you can also bring in a coupon and your receipt after a purchase and they will credit you the difference, no expiration on this! For online purchases, contact customer service at 1-800-462-3966.
BJ’s Wholesale Club – for online purchases, visit their website.
Dell – covers items $50 and up. Call customer service at 1-800-449-3355.
Lamps Plus – will match competitors price plus 20% of the difference.
Lowe’s – will match competitor’s price plus 10% of the difference.
Sears - will match competitor’s price plus 10% of the difference. For online purchases, call customer service at 1-800-349-4358.
Costco – You may want to bring your receipts with you and check prices as you shop. Usually if the item is in stock, they will refund the difference with a Costco gift card. Some items may not be eligible for price protection.
Keep your receipts and get money back if the price drops!
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