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Old 11-06-2006, 02:28 PM
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Question Do amazon's prices change right before your eyes?

Well I was looking around earlier and went back to buy a book listed at $2.99 and was $2.99 earlier for me. Now it is $17+ when I try to put it in my cart but still says $2.99.

I know in the past they had different prices for different folks based upon some "system". Tricky, tricky...
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Old 11-06-2006, 02:38 PM
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I haven't done that much shopping at Amazon but I'll sure keep my eyes open when I do go. That's not fair to have different prices for different people.
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Old 11-06-2006, 02:59 PM
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I remember reading somewhere that a wife signed in, it was one price. She signed out, her husband who had a g/c applied to his account signed in, it was higher. Wife signed back in and it was the lower price.

Shady shady.
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Old 11-06-2006, 04:50 PM
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I'll have to pay attention..............
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I don't buy that much from Amazon but I will be on the lookout!!! THANK YOU!
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I think they got in trouble for doing that several years ago. Sort of a bait and switch thing. I know their prices do seem to fluctuate quite often. On the up side, if something you bought goes down in price, they are very good about refunding you the difference.
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I was just there again clicking on $2.99 books and most all are coming up way more than $2.99.

Can someone please click on a $2.99 book and see what you get? Maybe I placed too many cheap orders earlier...
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i clicked on some books mary but i cant even find one under 3.99
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