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Keep watch for MF coupon stacking

Discussion in 'Hot Deals' started by TolerancEJ, Dec 11, 2012.

  1. Around Christmas 2011, MF allowed coupon stacking. I remember adding 2 coupon codes for a total discount of 22%. If someone notices this happening again, please advise. I may pull the trigger on an instrument.
     
  2. morrisonhendrix

    morrisonhendrix Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2009
    near Dallas, Texas
    I've been trying to get them to give me the current 15% off discount on a Squier Vintage modified 5, but they won't because they say that it's already on sale from Fender, a whopping $20 or $25 off.
     
  3. Yeah, sometimes I try the coupon code & it says the discount is not available on that particular product. Frustrating, I know.
     
  4. godblender

    godblender Supporting Member

    Mar 11, 2009
    Michigan
    That's ridiculous.

    Did you try calling and speaking to someone? I got 15% off an American Std. Jazz about 3 weeks ago while the Fender sale was active.

    If one salesperson won't give you the coupon keep calling back and speaking to different people until someone does. It seems tedious I know, but I've done it before to my advantage. There's no reason they shouldn't honor that coupon for you.
     
  5. hgiles

    hgiles

    Nov 8, 2012
    Virginia
    I tried getting some TC Electronic RS210 cabs -- same thing - "It's already on sale!" But if I can stack coupons I would definitely pick up a cab. I need something soon!
     
  6. morrisonhendrix

    morrisonhendrix Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2009
    near Dallas, Texas
    No, but that's what I'm gonna try next. Thanks for the confirmation that it'll work that way.
     
  7. johnbegone

    johnbegone Supporting Member

    Sep 16, 2004
    Chicago, IL
    The coupon stacking last year was aweeessommmeee. I ended up getting around 35% off total on an interface I purchased by stacking three coupons.
     
  8. Got2SadowskyNYC

    Got2SadowskyNYC

    Dec 5, 2012
    Nashville, TN
    Disclosures:
    Artist: Sadowsky, Bag End, Visual Sound, Pedaltrain, George L
    Keep in mind that the margin on these things is VERY small.

    When I worked at GC I sold a $4000 PRS. The guy used a 15% off coupon after which it profited about $100.

    Gibson has pretty good margin, generally. Fender has a very low profit margin.

    The coupon stacking was a computer error. If they allowed you to stack coupons they'd be selling at a lose.
     



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