HDTV Makers To Dealers: 10% Max Discount

This doesn’t surprise me at all, as more and more retailers and dealers have been trying to capture the consumer’s eyes. Plan A is the obvious way to beat these deals–Amazon has been a fantastic place to buy a TV, especially if you live in a region where you don’t get sales taxed on your purchase. That’s a hefty savings in it’s own right.

The result of this new advertised pricing policy is that consumers will be paying more and dealers will reap bigger profits. Who loses out? You do. There are money saving ways around this 10% discount limit and we’ll get into those here, but first: HD Guru looked at next week’s Best Buy (BB) circular (May 8-14) with the cover touting “Our Lowest Advertised Prices Ever” and here are ten examples of  what we found: