Crappy Products are by far the most pervasive complaint we’ve seen in the world of Bright Reviews. Quite simply, these items may look good or fancy in the commercial or on the website, but when they arrive in the mail, the consumer is in for a huge BUMMER. This is usually for a few reasons, which we have outlined below.
Hidden Subscriptions are a dastardly way some underhand marketing companies get you (and keep you) in their clutches. They may do this in a number of ways, including free trial periods and “convenient” automatic re-shipments of products. This can sometimes happen if you aren’t reading the fine print or paying close attention during the checkout process.
Lousy Customer Service is not just an isolated incident with a rogue employee; no, this is a systematic scheme by these unscrupulous businesses, designed to deter you from achieving what you want: your money back… and perhaps an apology!
The Upsell is another sneaky Sin, often accomplished in a number of ways by certain websites before, during, or sometimes after the checkout process.
At first read, of course, you’re thinking, wow, this item I really want is ONLY $10! Whatta bargain! But somewhere on the order page
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Mary Nicole Drake: This product was wonderful and I would definitely be purchasing again.
KHoole: Basically, they took our money and never bothered showing up, now their customer service is refusing to resolve it. Absolutely awful. We tracked the whole thing, the driver was in our neighborhood,...
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