• Report: #333002
Complaint Review:


  • Submitted: Fri, May 16, 2008
  • Updated: Fri, May 16, 2008

  • Reported By:San Jose California
BestPriceCameras.com New York, New York U.S.A.

BestPriceCameras.com Falsely Advertises Lowest Prices then Never Ships Products Internet

REBUTTAL BOX™ | Respond to this Report! | Consumer Comment

What's this?
Corporate Advocacy Program

Show customers why they should trust your business over your competitors...

What's this?
What's this?
Is this
Ripoff Report
About you?
Ripoff Report
A business' first
line of defense
on the Internet.
If your business is
willing to make a
commitment to
customer satisfaction
Click here now..

Does your business have a bad reputation?
Fix it the right way.
Corporate Advocacy Program™

Set the record straight:
Arbitration Program

SEO Reputation Management at its best!

I searched Shopzilla.com for the best price on a Sony HDR-SR7 video camera. BestPriceCameras.com advertised the camera at $559.00 with free delivery, a price that was significantly lower than any competitor. I went to their site and ordered the camera on Wednesday January 30, 2008. A representative called me the next day and tried to sell me a number of accessories, which I declined. He then told me the camera would be shipped in 4-6 weeks.

I called BestPriceCameras.com customer service 4 weeks later and was told that the camera was "out of stock" and would be shipped in 6-8 weeks. I called again 6 weeks later and was told that the camera was "still out of stock" and would be shipped in 6-8 more weeks. I told the representative on the phone that I was going to call the Better Business Bureau and he replied (seriously, I couldn't make this up) that I must be unemployed and have a lot of free time, and maybe if I got a job I could afford to pay full price for a camera. I was speechless. I asked him to cancel my order.

I don't believe (my opinion here) that BestPriceCameras.com ever intended to sell the Sony at their advertised price. They used the price to lure shoppers to their site.

I kept screen shots of my order for evidence that they sold me the camera at the price. Save your time, order from anybody but the scammers at BestPriceCameras.com.

San Jose, California

This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 05/16/2008 03:44 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/reports/bestpricecamerascom/new-york-new-york/bestpricecamerascom-falsely-advertises-lowest-prices-then-never-ships-products-internet-333002. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.

Ripoff Report has an exclusive license to this report. It may not be copied without the written permission of Ripoff Report. READ: Foreign websites steal our content

Click Here to read other Ripoff Reports on BestPriceCameras.com

Search for additional reports

If you would like to see more Rip-off Reports on this company/individual, search here:

Search Tips
Report & Rebuttal
Respond to this report!
What's this?
Also a victim?
What's this?
Repair Your Reputation!
What's this?