76, Report: #367433
Posted Date: Aug 29 2008
CompUSA ,Tiger Direct Ripped off for 30 LCD monitors Miami Florida
On 8.14.08, purchased 30 LCD monitors with school credit card and haven't eceived them. I have been told for days by the shipper (CompUsa alias Tiger Direct) that Yellow Freight signed for 2 pallets, 1 with PCs that I have received and 1 with Flat Screens that I have not. Yellow Fr...
Categories: Computer Mail Order
77, Report: #347199
Posted Date: Aug 13 2008
Tigerdirect.com Beware of This Company Miami Florida
Buyers beware, I purchased a portable dvd player & the Assurz plan from this company on 4/11/08, it was not working properly so I called Tigerdirect, I was instructed to call Assurz to have the item returned to them and have a refund issued. I contacted Assurz the item was retu...
Categories: Miscellaneous Electronics
78, Report: #348410
Posted Date: Aug 08 2008
TAP - Technology Assurance Program - CompUSA voided my warranty... per TAP Dallas Texas
I bought a computer from CompUSA in Bridgeton, MO on 02/03/07. I also bought the TAP-Technology Assurance Program Warranty. About 3 wk. after purchase, my hard drive failed.I took my tower back to CompUSA for repair. They replaced the hard drive. The computer never really worked...
79, Report: #346390
Posted Date: Aug 07 2008
COMPUSA A Systemax Company False Advertisement in newly issued catalogue Vol 1 Issue 6B Fort Myers Florida
Ok first of all, I tried contacting local store to see if they would honor their price as shown in their recent catalogue page 54. It clearly shows 'VisionTek Radeon HD3870 X2 for the price of $114.99' It also shows different variations of similar models, similar pricing and so fort...
80, Report: #359053
Posted Date: Aug 04 2008
Systemax, Inc., TigerDirect.com Refused to provide on-site service that was paid for and then refused to fully refund when demanded. Internet
I paid an extra amount for on-site service, but when I had to avail myself for the service I discovered that it would take a week or two to schedule. When I raised a fuss with the dispatcher, I later got a call from Systemax saying that its contractor refused to go to my premises, ...
Categories: Internet Marketing Companies
81, Report: #354644
Posted Date: Jul 23 2008
CANON REBATE HORROR STORY Melville New York
On January 2008 I brought a Canon Pixma Pro 9500 in CompUSA in Puerto Rico with a $100 rebate. On march I email this company regarding my rebate with Submission Number 101615167, I got an email back on 05/15/08 stating that the sent the chech No. 13499848 already and that they regre...
Categories: Attorney Generals
82, Report: #352115
Posted Date: Jul 17 2008
VISA Extended Warranty Protection Program VISA USA scams.Watchout. My computer battery replacement was not covered. Great Falls Montana
I purchased a new Sony computer for $2300.00 and I received a $150.00 mail in rebate from Compusa and a $100.00 rebate from Sony. I registrered for the warranty 3 days after the purchase with all the proper paperwork, which doubles the SONY manufactures warranty. VISA responded with...
Categories: Credit & Debt Services
83, Report: #348170
Posted Date: Jul 15 2008
COMPUSA - TIGERDIRECT FAILED TO HONOR REBATE BRANDON Florida
On April 30, 2008 I purchased at Compusa a product produced by Iolo Technologies named Drive Scrubber. The price was $29.95. On the package was a sticker rebate form for $10.00. I completed the rebate and sent the upc to RebateHq. In June after hearing nothing I contacted Rebate...
Categories: Computer Software
84, Report: #186637
Posted Date: Jul 08 2008
Radio Shack Junk COMPAQ H-P Computer Rip -Off by Radio Shack in Highland Mall -- Austin Texas
I was needing a laptop computer with a wireless connection because our phone connection is unreliable in the rural area where I live. So I went to several electronics stores around Austin,Texas to see what I could get. I will not name names but they had obsolete junk to trap unwa...
85, Report: #327416
Posted Date: Jul 02 2008
CompUsa sold me a giftcard and 5 weeks later the dont take them any more as method of payment El Paso Texas
Compusa sold me a giftcard and 5 weeks later the dont take them any more as method of payment Jjsevilla El Paso, TexasU.S.A.
86, Report: #345896
Posted Date: Jun 30 2008
CompUsa.com False pricing, substitute product, ambiguous dates Miami Florida
CompUsa.com is sending out advertisement emails that when clicked through to the actual link, the prices are not honored within the time frames and parameters of the advertisement. In addition to higher pricing on the website link are substituted product. Please see attached email...
87, Report: #324675
Posted Date: May 28 2008
TigerDirect.com, Systemax, CompUSA TigerDirect & Deceptive Billing Practices Among Others! Miami Florida
I'm a long time customer of TigerDirect.com (TD) as well as their outlet chain here in Illinois. Over the last year I have found that they offer expired rebates to lure people into buying products. Also there is blatant false advertising on their website, mailers and overcharges on ...
88, Report: #322092
Posted Date: May 19 2008
Best Buy And Refunds refunds, returns, holding money, useless policies, useless charges Fultondale Alabama
I purchased a laptop on the 20th of this month.I returned it on the 25th. I was told by the Fultondale, AL store that it my check for my refund was printed on the 26th and that it will take a week to get it from Minnesota. This is because for some reason purchases over $250 cannot b...
89, Report: #327575
Posted Date: Apr 21 2008
PriceGrabber PriceGrabber.com, rips off shoppers by making its money off fake reviews for online merchants/retailers/resellers Internet
It should be quite obvious that most of the reviews on PriceGrabber for Tiger Direct, PCNation, MacMall, CompUSA, TheNerds.net, CostCentral, and I'm sure many other merchants, are fakes posted on their behalf. There is probably a third party these merchants pay. How can you tell...
90, Report: #320093
Posted Date: Mar 22 2008
Check Processing Bureau Enforcement Division debt collection fraud New York New York
Roommate received letter dated 3/8/2008 claiming he had a bad check to CompUSA in the amount of 219.16, addressed to him at his one time South Carolina address - where he hasn't lived for roughly 7 years. The letter threatens civil and criminal action if not immediate payment. The...
Categories: Collection Agency's
91, Report: #319805
Posted Date: Mar 21 2008
Comp USA TAP Purchased an extended warranty for laptop with TAP Tampa Florida
I had purchased a laptop computer from CompUSA. I purchased an extended warranty. After the warranty expired I purchased another warranty for a year that cost $249.00. Soon after I purchased the extended warranty CompUSA closed all there stores in PA. I called the service line to...
92, Report: #318797
Posted Date: Mar 18 2008
Norwood Micro See FourStari Group Under CompUsa Internet
Do not buy this product. I bought a Norwood Micro monitor. It stopped working before the warranty went out. They manufacturer is FourStari Group they will not repair unless still under warranty. Even though you cant find them unless you were able to get the information before CompUs...
Categories: Electronic Manufacturers
93, Report: #318794
Posted Date: Mar 18 2008
SystSystemax, CompUsa, Norwood, FourStari Group Norwood Monitors- CompUsa, Systemax, maker FourStari Group CompUsa/ Systemax/ FourStari Group Internet/ Massachuetts
The end of June 2006 I bought a Norwood Micro Monitor from CompUsa. Before the warranty expired I was having problems. I called CompUsa and they told me it had to be my monitor. I called the maker of my monitor explained the situation and took my monitor in. They checked my monitor ...
94, Report: #100338
Posted Date: Mar 11 2008
Comp USA ripoff convinced of toshiba, microsoft office, mcafee bargain New York New York
After having researched prices online, I recently went to CompUSA to buy a Toshiba computer that I needed ASAP. When I arrived I found the model I wanted, and asked the salesman (named Jose) for it and a bag to carry it. That was all I wanted. Quickly and faster than I could proc...
95, Report: #271984
Posted Date: Mar 10 2008
Beneficial / HSBC Financial Free money...no need to prove who you are! HSBC will send you a check and make up an identity for you! SCHAUMBURG Illinois
Beneficial / HSBC Finance Corp., is a major player in the credit industry and provider of predatory loans such as live-check loans which are mailed, unsolicited, to customers with bad credit. The customer, simply by cashing it, takes out a poorly advised loan at an outrageous rate....
96, Report: #315950
Posted Date: Mar 08 2008
CompUSA Manufacturer rebate coupons are not honored Holyoke Massachusetts
In 1999, I bought a 350 Mhz computer from CompUSA in the Holyoke Mall, in Holyoke, MA. They had a total of $400 off in manufacturer's rebates. I know well how that works, so I had copies of all paperwork, and sent in my forms via Certified Mail. Of course they only funded $200 of...
Categories: Computer Fraud
97, Report: #313967
Posted Date: Mar 02 2008
CompUSA Sold Me Warranty before They Close the Store Dallas Texas Nationwide
My situation is the same as another gentleman name Steven, CompUSA sold me a warranty for the laptop I purchased. Few months later when I try to call and found out that they have closed all stores in the Detroit Metro area. It is a real shame to see the CEO and top managers of a c...
98, Report: #309620
Posted Date: Feb 17 2008
CompUsa How they sold me an $83 dollar empty box!! Reno Nevada
On 2/26/2008 I went to the local CompUsa store to see what kind of deals I could find. I found a 160GB harddrive for my laptop that was 40% off. I thought I had found a bargain. I paid for my item and went home to start installing my new hard drive. I opened the box, which w...
Categories: Computer Dealers
99, Report: #157863
Posted Date: Feb 10 2008
Comp USA false advertising, bait and switch San Bruno California
Comp USA again thinks their above the law and their corporate office supports this illigal trade. Comp USA advertised the new Hitchhikers guide to the Galaxy movie before they had it at $14, then told customers they would have it in 2 days from when it was posted. (This is the Sanbr...
100, Report: #130160
Posted Date: Feb 10 2008
CompUSA Another Ripoff rebate hustle Spokane Washington
I'm 36 yrs old. My wife and I have a combined household income in the upper 10% of wage earners. I've been a computer(s) owner since junior high. What does that have to do with anything, you ask? Well, you'd think a company like CompUSA would be eager to keep my dollars flowing int...