I've dealt with people like you. I often have complain to higher ups who then override the decision or (mistake) of people like you.wamrage wrote: ↑I think while it's obvious that you can't use a 5$ off coupon on an item less than 5$, he was a dick who didn't know the store policy on the coupon or decided to lie to you for no reason.
Sounds like you were not completely unreasonable, only asking a question. However I've seen people in your situation and been frustrated myself. I once worked in a store where we sold socks for 9.99 and people had 5$ off coupons (could use 2) and they would argue with me that they can use both of them on a 9.99 item, even though the coupon clearly stated minimum purchase 10$. Those *******s pissed me off to no end, but it doesn't sound like you were being like that, so you have every right to be unhappy.
Actually, that situation your talking about can you tell us more? Usually you cannot use more than 1 coupon. I'm guessing those were some sort of certificate? I've come across a lot of cashiers that can't tell the difference between a "coupon" and a "certificate" - it's the new millenium and still...