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Old 05-09-2017, 03:21 PM
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I've had several orders take more than 2 days to get to me in the past couple of months. Anyone else?
Not me. If anything, I've had more take just 1 day instead of 2...
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Probably half the stuff I order is available with same day free shipping.
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Not me. If anything, I've had more take just 1 day instead of 2...
The frustrating thing is that the item I ordered currently shows free one-day shipping. So an order placed today would get here before the one I placed on Sunday which is currently scheduled to be delivered Thursday. Tempted to try it and just return the other one.
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I usually explicitly ask for slower shipping (if they give me the option), because it usually comes along with some credit I can spend on something else.

As I check my PO Box only once a week, I don't order stuff I need rapidly.
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Old 05-09-2017, 03:33 PM
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I've had several orders take more than 2 days to get to me in the past couple of months. Anyone else?
If you go to customer service and complain about how your package is taking more than two days to deliver even though you have prime, Amazon will usually extend your Prime membership by a month or give you another benefit.
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If you go to customer service and complain about how your package is taking more than two days to deliver even though you have prime, Amazon will usually extend your Prime membership by a month or give you another benefit.
Usually they only do this for the "guaranteed by" stuff.
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Another late shipment. Was originally guaranteed to be delivered today, but the seller hasn't dropped it off yet to be shipped. Guess I'm getting another free month, again.

It was a knock-off fidget cube, which is one of the few things I was actually excited to get on time. I ordered the original cube, too, but those take forever to ship and I thought I'd get this one sooner, then could pass along to my kid once the nicer one came.
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Ordered a birthday present for my wife that was prime eligible, but it's a large (and hard to find) item so shipping was 3-5 months. Figured I was going to save $100+ on shipping through Prime over ordering from somewhere that could get it faster, so I would just order early.

Birthday is in late August, so I ordered it early last week hoping shipping date would be closer to 3 months than 5. It's getting delivered next Wednesday. ****ing Prime
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Were you aware that if you order something on Amazon prime and it's late getting to you, you can ask for an additional month of Prime membership?
How do you get it? Do you have to call? Now they're 2 days late with my order.
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Old 07-07-2017, 08:39 AM
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How do you get it? Do you have to call? Now they're 2 days late with my order.
A message to online customer support does it for me. I usually say package was late...very disappointed...love Amazon but expect better. Then they write back very sorry, have a free month of Prime.
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