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Do you always check your shopping bill?

15 replies

CurlyN · 25/02/2007 22:26

Our shopping came to £115 yesterday. (my DP sneaked 3 bottles of value vodka through). Checkout lady was so busy asking a greying 37 year old for ID? that she tapped in 3 x vodka, then scanned 2 as well. plus sausages were buy 2 for 2.50. We were charged the normal price. It's not often i check the receipt. But hey result. CS gave us refund and items for freeeeeee. we ended up having 30 odd pound back.

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vinhotinto · 25/02/2007 22:43

yes, only in last few weeks because for the first time dp asked what a specific item had cost -

and low and behold noticed had been charged for the same thing three times

TheArmadillo · 25/02/2007 22:44

yes.

Mistakes happen, but I'm not paying for them.

suzycreamcheese · 25/02/2007 22:46

curlyN ..who is CS?
well done to you! i do check mine cause they do make mistakes...easily!

Sobernow · 25/02/2007 22:50

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fransmom · 25/02/2007 22:51

customer services

suzycreamcheese · 25/02/2007 22:53

oh yes, that makes sense, fransmom, what supermarket?

SNOWBall4girlz · 25/02/2007 22:55

happens alot at asda so yes we check the receipt as they will refund you if you notice straight away

CurlyN · 25/02/2007 22:55

MMM Customer Service, Tesco.

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Aero · 25/02/2007 22:56

I tend to count it up (nearest 50p) as I load it onto the belt. If it's vastly different I will check it. I do check that offers have been added correctly though.

CurlyN · 25/02/2007 23:01

I have noticed an over charge before, but not until I arrived home, it was a while ago now, i phoned tesco after i put the shop away, they said no prob when you are next in, we'll sort your refund out. Again, it was refund and the item for free. DP was a little concerned yesterday, as the refund went over a certain amount, therefore the duty manager had to be informed and the checkout opperator would be spoken too. I said tuff, should be concentrating. Sorry can be buvvered to check this, enjoying my free vodka, with DC ofcourse

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CurlyN · 25/02/2007 23:02

Diet coke not....

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fransmom · 26/02/2007 19:55

it can be any suzy

ImaWurzel · 26/02/2007 20:03

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Furball · 26/02/2007 20:14

yep = I check every week after I've put everything away. My local sainsburys are very good and always refund me even smal 50p-£l amounts if something hasn't been charged right. Feel like a right tittletattle asking but I feel it's better in my purse than theres.

Furball · 26/02/2007 20:14

meant theirs

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