NOT so amazing. Next time you go to one of those "medical centers" to the
doctor, just TRY to pay in cash. It's incredible. No way to enter in the
computer, no place to put the lucre. Insurance or check only. It's a hoot!
Last time they told me they'd bill me and gave the cash back.
Just the opposite when I bought my house. At closing, the bank would
only accept CASH (no check). I just passed their credit check to buy a
house, and they wouldn't accept a check? The woman who processed the
transaction put our money in her purse. Wells Fargo was the bank, IIRC.
Strangest damn business transaction I've ever been involved in.
I'll be over in the morning to take possession of your house... I checked
into things and it seems the closing transaction was never officially
recorded with the former owner, bank or county so I put a claim in on it...
I'm in a battle with them right now. Ordered a compressor on 12/1 that
said it normally ships w/in 24 hours and I got free 2-day shipping
since they bumped me up to Amazon Prime. It's still not here. I also
ordered a hammer stapler from them that was supposed to be the same
deal. It's not here either. Nothing like hand-nailing and sharing a
The nice thing about Coastal Tools is that I walk out with the tool in
hand. I can call ahead to see if it is in stock if need be.
Amazon is OK for the guy out in the boonies, or if you have plentyof time,
but if I need something NOW, I'll go local every time.
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