What's New For 2008 Return Policies

Some retailers are tightening their returning policies this year, while others are loosening them. ConsumerWorld tells you who’s naughty and nice this year.

Of note:

  • Circuit City extended holiday return deadlines to January 31.
  • Sears pulls back its far-reaching 15% fee to just electronics that are used or missing packaging or parts, mattresses, built-in appliances, and some special order items.
  • BestBuy tightens return policy by a week to January 24 for most items.
  • Overtsock has an up to 30% restock fee on some items.

For the complete rundown, and those stores with the best holiday return deadlines and policies, check out ConsumerWorld.

2008 Holiday Return Policies: Some Retailers Naughty, Some Nice [Consumer World] (Photo: www.geofffox.com)