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Leaked rebate sheet confirms new Verizon strategy on rebates for high end devices

0. phoneArena posted on 29 Jan 2011, 16:16

A leaked Verizon rebate form confirms yesterday's story that Big Red plans on eliminating mail-in rebates for high end phones priced over $149.99; phones priced at that level or less or less will have a $50 mail-in rebate...

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posted on 29 Jan 2011, 18:07

1. Goos (unregistered)

It's a promo the rebate forms r never that short of a time frame. Idiots. One time deal prolly just to help with none iphoners to sway them in.

posted on 30 Jan 2011, 09:17

2. XxVerbalxX (unregistered)

either way seems pretty rough for the dealers that need those mail-ins to either turn a profit or not lose $$ on a device to b competitive

posted on 30 Jan 2011, 16:04

3. mikel45365 (Posts: 10; Member since: 07 Feb 2009)

Verizon subsidizes those rebates for dealers so everyone wins

posted on 31 Jan 2011, 09:06

5. jskrenes (Posts: 209; Member since: 11 Dec 2008)

Verizon doesn't subsidize me as a dealer when a rebate gets pulled. But my wholesale prices *usually* take a nosedive when stuff like this changes, so it's not that bad. Dealers who were stupid enough to order 6 months worth of Droid Xs last week are screwed though.

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