You are not logged in. [Log In]


Forums » General Discussion » Advice from Axiom Owners » Factory Outlet Charging Policy

Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#203752 - 04/10/08 10:17 AM Factory Outlet Charging Policy
zzyzx Offline
buff

Registered: 02/12/08
Posts: 40
Just to let those who have not ordered Factory Direct. Axiom charges your CC immediately when your order is placed. I was not aware of this policy , as I have always been accustomed to being charged by internet company's once the order had been shipped. Especially since my order was 3 weeks away from being shipped, this was a bit of a surprise to me. The reason they said was to put you in an order cue.

I just let them know, a simple explanation in the receipt or web site would have been nice.

Looking forward to these to arrive, I believe they will be shipping next week!



Edited by zzyzx (04/10/08 10:18 AM)

Top
#203759 - 04/10/08 11:23 AM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: zzyzx]
jakewash Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 12/26/03
Posts: 10415
Loc: Calgary, Alberta
It does state that your CC will be charged right on the FO page it is in the top section right below the bold Save 10%. You just have to read the fine print.
_________________________
Jason
-----------------
TTTHHHPPPPPTTTT!

My HT

Top
#203761 - 04/10/08 11:29 AM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: jakewash]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16437
Loc: Ben Lomond, California
It's not even fine print. It's the same size as the rest of the text on the page.
_________________________
I can explain it to you but I can't understand it for you.

Top
#203763 - 04/10/08 11:35 AM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: pmbuko]
terzaghi Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 04/04/07
Posts: 4870
Loc: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Yup, same size font as everything else!
_________________________
-David

Top
#203766 - 04/10/08 11:46 AM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: terzaghi]
jakewash Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 12/26/03
Posts: 10415
Loc: Calgary, Alberta
I was speaking in relation to the size of the large bold 'Save 10%' which the eye catches so much easier. I was also trying to not make him feel bad for missing it.
_________________________
Jason
-----------------
TTTHHHPPPPPTTTT!

My HT

Top
#203772 - 04/10/08 12:55 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: jakewash]
terzaghi Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 04/04/07
Posts: 4870
Loc: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Trust me- it is well worth the wait and well worth the advanced charge!
_________________________
-David

Top
#203773 - 04/10/08 01:21 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: terzaghi]
zzyzx Offline
buff

Registered: 02/12/08
Posts: 40
It's no big deal at all, just not expected.

Did I say I was blind!

I know it will be worth both the advance charge & wait

Top
#203774 - 04/10/08 01:32 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: zzyzx]
nickbuol Offline
axiomite

Registered: 09/16/04
Posts: 5316
Loc: Marion, IA
I waited over 12 weeks to get mine. You are lucky!
_________________________
http://ht.buol.us
2-M60s, VP180, 8-M3s, SVS 20-39PCi, DIY Sub, 8-Shakers, JVC RS45, Anthem MRX-1120

Top
#203779 - 04/10/08 02:11 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: nickbuol]
SirQuack Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 01/29/04
Posts: 13565
Loc: Iowa
This is normal and is expressed on the webpage.
_________________________
M80s-VP180-4xM22ow-4xM3ic-EP600-2xEP350
Anthem AVM60 Outlaw 7700 Emotiva A500 Epson 5040UB



Top
#203782 - 04/10/08 02:25 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: nickbuol]
zzyzx Offline
buff

Registered: 02/12/08
Posts: 40
 Originally Posted By: nickbuol
I waited over 12 weeks to get mine. You are lucky!


I've been reading over at another forum that people are waiting months for there speakers to arrive from av123 in some cases.

That must be gut wrenching.

Top
#203785 - 04/10/08 02:41 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: SirQuack]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16437
Loc: Ben Lomond, California
Sirquack, are you my echo?
_________________________
I can explain it to you but I can't understand it for you.

Top
#203790 - 04/10/08 02:57 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: zzyzx]
Murph Offline
axiomite

Registered: 10/05/06
Posts: 6955
Loc: PEI, Canada
The term gut wrenching still makes me shudder. I got hit in the gut with a big wrench once. Your emote face is actually very accurate.

No it wasn't anything exiting like a fight for my life. I was holding the top part of a 1 1/4" bolt while the mechanic was air wrenching from the bottom. He asked for another size socket and I let go to go get it for him. He accidentally gave it a shot of air and boom, a big wrench rotates into my stomach. No serious damage as it but I had one manly looking bruise.
_________________________
With great power comes Awesome irresponsibility.

Top
#203794 - 04/10/08 03:20 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: zzyzx]
nickbuol Offline
axiomite

Registered: 09/16/04
Posts: 5316
Loc: Marion, IA
 Originally Posted By: zzyzx
 Originally Posted By: nickbuol
I waited over 12 weeks to get mine. You are lucky!


I've been reading over at another forum that people are waiting months for there speakers to arrive from av123 in some cases.

That must be gut wrenching.


I knew it up front since the ETA is listed right when ordering from the factory outlet, but it was still hard, and I still made multiple calls to Axiom to ask if I had gotten bumped up on the list... Nope, still had to wait 12+ weeks. \:\( I love them though.., \:\)
_________________________
http://ht.buol.us
2-M60s, VP180, 8-M3s, SVS 20-39PCi, DIY Sub, 8-Shakers, JVC RS45, Anthem MRX-1120

Top
#203795 - 04/10/08 03:21 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: Murph]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16437
Loc: Ben Lomond, California
All that (limited selection on non-American) beer was good for something, eh? ;\)
_________________________
I can explain it to you but I can't understand it for you.

Top
#203796 - 04/10/08 03:23 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: pmbuko]
Hutzal Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 07/26/06
Posts: 2102
Loc: Hollywood. (Canadian @ <3)
All that (limited selection on non-American) beer was good for something, eh? ;\)
_________________________
Producer | Composer
www.robbhutzal.com

Top
#203802 - 04/10/08 04:51 PM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: Hutzal]
myrison Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 02/03/08
Posts: 1898
Loc: Denver, CO
 Originally Posted By: Hutzal
All that (limited selection on non-American) beer was good for something, eh? ;\)


Classic... that earned a darn-near "gut-wrenching" laugh from me. \:D
_________________________
Epic 80-800: HG Cherry

Top
#203873 - 04/11/08 09:00 AM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: myrison]
Murph Offline
axiomite

Registered: 10/05/06
Posts: 6955
Loc: PEI, Canada
Well back then, I had a stomach of steel from Martial Arts training but in reality, I was lucky that it was a strong but glancing blow. I make no Houdini claims there. Today, I could only hope that the beer induced padding would make up for the loss of muscle tightness.
_________________________
With great power comes Awesome irresponsibility.

Top
#203875 - 04/11/08 09:53 AM Re: Factory Outlet Charging Policy [Re: zzyzx]
frostiex Offline
old hand

Registered: 01/04/08
Posts: 65
Loc: Calgary, AB
I knew about this when I ordered couple months ago and it was not a fine print.
_________________________
An amateur built the Ark.
Some professionals built the Titanic.
But Noah took a little advice.

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >

Moderator:  alan, Amie, Andrew, axiomadmin, Brent, Debbie, Ian, Jc 
Forum Stats

15,207 Registered Members
15 Forums
23,963 Topics
423,595 Posts

Most users ever online:
883 @ 03/04/17 05:06 PM

Top Posters
Ken.C 18044
pmbuko 16437
SirQuack 13565
CV 11675
MarkSJohnson 11437
0 registered ()
195 Guests and
4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newsletter Signup