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Shop.ca files for bankruptcy

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  • Aug 28th, 2016 6:43 pm
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Deal Fanatic
Nov 15, 2008
5136 posts
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Not surprised. They shipped me stuff without billing me and they could not resolve that on their end - ended up not paying anything. I tried.
Deal Fanatic
Sep 5, 2002
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Yeah they used to have all these crazy sales like save $50 on $100 purchase etc. Not surprised.
Originally Posted by uruha:
I saw a customer returning a book at Costco + telling the employee that the book was good.
Deal Fanatic
Aug 3, 2014
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I just made an order last week, and I was wondering why they are not on eBates anymore...
Deal Guru
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Mar 9, 2007
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Think of the Childre…
Good times with Shop.ca

WOULD SOMEBODY THINK OF THE CHILDREN!!!
Deal Guru
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Mar 6, 2003
11902 posts
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Ottawa
it was obvious it wasn't sustainable. Tons of advertising, continuous stream of bonuses, sign-up coupons, 20% ebates and often able to stack discounts.
Deal Addict
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May 6, 2012
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Good.

These guys *****ed me on legitimate promos and charged my credit card higher after I checked out with discounts. Never used them again.
Jr. Member
Nov 11, 2013
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Kitchener
not surprised. prices were terrible. literally nothing on that site you couldn't get for cheaper elsewhere.
Newbie
May 25, 2016
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I was able to get a hairdryer for $0.84 during a TD Aeroplan Visa $50 credit promo. I haven't revisited/shopped again at the website, as I noticed most items were overpriced. Even the hairdryer was $10+ more than other shops/website at the time.
Jr. Member
Nov 11, 2013
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Kitchener
Avril25 wrote:
Jul 5th, 2016 7:48 pm
I was able to get a hairdryer for $0.84 during a TD Aeroplan Visa $50 credit promo. I haven't revisited/shopped again at the website, as I noticed most items were overpriced. Even the hairdryer was $10+ more than other shops/website at the time.
yeah i think i got a watch during that promo. hope everybody got their aeroplan bonus miles by now otherwise you're probably SOL.
Jr. Member
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Dec 13, 2009
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London
Not a very good business model at all. I think I bought once the 50 dollars off on 100 and it was a gc.
Deal Fanatic
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Nov 20, 2003
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Moncton, NB
Funny today I was thinking that I should use up my credit... I guess I should use them soon now :)

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