Archive for January, 2010

Check Your Online Purchase

Thursday, January 14th, 2010

It is so easy to buy on the Internet. One suggestion that I always make is to check your destination of your purchase when buying on the Internet. Unfortunately, we bought one gift this year that never made it. We kept checking and it was a major store that never got back to us and the gift was never sent because they didn’t have one to send. Three days after Christmas we finally called the store and they said to call in three more days, because they had to track one down. After three more days passed the company was able to track another gift down and send it late. Here it is way past the New Year and it still has not arrived at its destination. We ordered this gift on Dec 15. It was a good thing we checked on it. By Jan 13 we cancelled the order. It was going to get there and their customer service didn’t know what was going on.

Another time I sent a gift basket to a family in Central America. It also never arrived yet the money was charged to my account. I called the company and they said it was impossible to get it to this country because of customs. Read more …