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Has anyone successfully ordered from Sony.com before and picked up at forward service

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Has anyone successfully ordered from Sony.com before and picked up at forward service

Hi everyone,

Any recommendations on US shipping address services / forwarding service in the Buffalo area if I was considering purchasing from Sony.com? Also, will sony.com accept Canadian credit cards (and Canadian billing info)?

If not, how do I go about ordering from Sony.com and picking it up at one of the US shipping address services?

Thanks.
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Once you know the American address you're going to use, phone up the bank that issued your credit card and tell them you want to add a secondary address. Voila, you can thereafter use your Canadian CC for US purchases.

Should would just fine for sony.com.

Can't help you too much with a reference for a forwarder/receiver in Buffalo, except to say that if all else fails, The UPS Store will accept packages for you, but they are a little pricey if memory serves. Don't hold me to this, but they may also only hold your package for 2 weeks. If you do end up using them, be sure to confirm all of this when you call them. Don't trust me.
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MikeyMadness wrote: Once you know the American address you're going to use, phone up the bank that issued your credit card and tell them you want to add a secondary address. Voila, you can thereafter use your Canadian CC for US purchases.

Should would just fine for sony.com.

Can't help you too much with a reference for a forwarder/receiver in Buffalo, except to say that if all else fails, The UPS Store will accept packages for you, but they are a little pricey if memory serves. Don't hold me to this, but they may also only hold your package for 2 weeks. If you do end up using them, be sure to confirm all of this when you call them. Don't trust me.
Thanks for the tip Mikey about adding a secondary address with my credit card issuer.

I think I will contact this package receiving company as some RFD have recommended it:

http://www.cbiusa.com/

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