Repeatedly Returning Faulty Goods When you Bought them Knowing they are Faulty.

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  • Repeatedly Returning Faulty Goods When you Bought them Knowing they are Faulty.
  • I’ve found some excellent Chinese Headphones I use for running/biking/pottering. They are advertized as water resistant headphone for running.

    They are great but after a few months sweat/rain get to them and the power switch ceases to funtion. There’s a year gaurentee so Amzon give me an immediate refund which I use to buy an identical pair from the same seller.

    I’m on the 5th cycle of this now. It works for me, in exchange for a walk to the post office every 2-3 months I have an endless supply of new free headphones that I like.

    Am I doing anything immoral?

    Premier Icon thisisnotaspoon
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    Other than killing the planet, no.

    Premier Icon Del
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    Immoral? You’re using them for the purpose for which they’re described useful, so I’d say not.
    Wasteful? Different question.

    bonobo
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    Immoral? Yes.
    Wrong? erm, it’s not illegal at least.

    Premier Icon Drac
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    Excellent and breaking after a few months don’t go together. Morally if you’re happy producing landfill from items made from cheap labour, no.

    kerley
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    Well you are using Amazon plus buying a Chinese product that may or may not be made by a company with dodgy human and working rights

    Premier Icon Stainypants
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    Welcome to the world of x box controllers. after going through their inital 5. We’ve bought 2 with a 3 year no-quibble guarantee from curries. They always go at the audio connection we bought child 3 one a month ago a he’ll in on his third.

    Premier Icon eddiebaby
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    Ooooh! got a link to headphones?
    Purely for being able to avoid them obvs…

    Ooooh! got a link to headphones?
    Purely for being able to avoid them obvs…

    https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B07DL5PLP5/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

    Well you are using Amazon plus buying a Chinese product that may or may not be made by a company with dodgy human and working rights

    Hmmm, hadn’t considered this.

    Other than killing the planet, no.

    Hmmm, hadn’t considered this.

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