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Pro-Aqua / deceptive sales/ fraud/ scams

PRO-AQUA This Company is using the same scam tactics as the national company. They promise you rebates on food, restaurants, gas, and then when you send in the receipts, you find the company has gone out of business. I spent 6 months trying to track the company down after they moved, only...

Kirby Vacuum / employment fraud/ false advertising

mamabear21 on Feb 17, 2011

I'm sorry that I did not do the research on this before it happened but the situation is that my boyfriend has been out of work for 3 months and money was getting tight so he seen an ad in the paper for kirby and the ad said GUARANTEED $500 a week. So he called and decided to check...

Dyro Productions / lies


Dyro Productions lied to me and every other person in my training class. When i called about the job i got an interview right off the bat, when i went in to the interview the guy told me "i cant hire you on the spot but you did good in your interview" he gave me a number to call for later to...

Oreck vacuum Xl / vacuum


My husband bought this vacuum 2 years ago, I had asked him to return it 1 month later and he did not. I have carpet and floors that i tried this vacuum on, it only picks up dust, on the floor does not brush the edges of the wall like it says, and it wont even pick up a french fry. I also have...

Brookstone / warning! do not buy from brookstone!

Boo Brookstone! I purchased a Roomba iRobot vacuum for over $300.00. Product went bad, send to Brookstone for warranty repair or replacement. Received a letter back stating they couldn't fix it so here is a gift card. Only problem is they don't carry the item any longer. So I...

Kirby / bad company to work for


I worked for Kirby for 2 months and never got paid! They teach us to lie and clean carpets a certain way so they "appear clean." After those two months I felt more underhanded then a telemarketer!!! Dont buy from or work for KIRBY!!!

TJ Peters Enterprise/Kirby Vaccuums / TJ Peters Enterprise

Promised a variety of accessories along with purchase of vaccuum. Have been calling for over 5 months to receive these items, continually promised that they will be shipped. Finally, now the phone is disconnected with no information as to what happened to company.

Tristar / poor service and parts


I wish to registar a complaint against Tristar. when we purchased our $1800 vacuum we were sold on service and quality of the cleaner. The truth could not be further away. I have struggled to get replacement bags and now the clips that hold the hose on broke and it have been almost a month...

Kirby / Broken product and no one will resolve the issue


The company is not associated with the BBB, which is one thing I should have researched before buying their piece of garbage vacuum cleaner. The vacuum is tearing up my carpet, and not picking anything up. I have tried contacting the owner for 3 weeks with no responce. I have contacted the court... / sent wrong item refused refund

I ordered a Sanyo vacuum. A person from their store called me and told me they didn't have the model I ordered and they would send me an upgrade at no extra cost. I said, "Great because I love Sanyos." This would of been the point he should of said, "It is a different brand. It is a...

Kirby Vacuum Cleaners / scam scam scam


watch out when the dealer comes to your home to "present" the kirby vacuum cleaner and give you a free carpet cleaning. what the consumer does not understand is that the factory distributor pays only $250.00 per machine and will turn around and sell it to you for about $2000. also you will...

United Consumer Financials/Kirby / Unethical Credit practices

To avoid the worlds largest skam don't let in the Kirby vacuum cleaner salesman. They say that you will recieve a free carpet cleaning but they will only vacuum. The salesman looks around the house to convince you that he will rob your house if you don't buy his product. He may...

phitoma quest / wont pay bonus after quiting

who ever this guy thinks he is >>>>> He is a fraud he runs a scandalist buisness wont pay me my 300 dollar bonus that i worked hard for... he tells you in the interview that you work for 11am to 9pm witch is a lie you have to get there at 10am and you leave when they want...

Kirby / Vaccum Cleaners

I am writing this complaint for the benefit of everyone that may be thinking about buying a Kirby in the future or working for them. I recently worked for Kirby for 2 months and it was probably the worst 2 months of my life! All the members of staff that work there are rude, pretend to be...

silver king blue max / select your gift cerfiticate


i was promised a gift to listen to a presentation of a vaccum well the vaccum seemed tempting but we did not buy it The 2 gifts we got were both things we would have to pay for and more than they either were worth I agree the (__selectyourgift___) company is a rip off a 3 pack of tenni...

Ultimate Technologies / fraud

i worked for ultimate technologies back a couple months ago ... they lied to me about everything from getting paid to telling me i was not going door to door ... i was told i was getting paid from 400 - 600 a week then 800 biweekly ... i went throught the training everything sounded good...

Rainbow Vaccums / rip off

My Mother recently had a friend suggest her as a potential customer, my Mother is 81 years old, not only did the sales person boo hoo to her but he gave her a fake contact number, these people take advantage of old people, my mother cant even use this machine, she wont tell me how much she...

Rainbow / bought air purifier never recieved


hello good working honest people, I went to the lakecounty fair in july of 2010 and i went into the commercial exhibits building and i went to a booth selling rainbow vacum cleaners, they had a tube set up and you guess the correct number of dollar bills that are floating in the tube and... / unethical sales

pcshappygirl on Mar 3, 2011

This website advertises brand new Kirby vacuums in the box for sale for a fraction of the price when you buy a new Kirby from an authorized dealer. No consumer can buy a new Kirby from any outlet other than an authorized Kirby dealer or distributor. Kirbys that are advertised here are... / Bad product, worse customer service, over charge

cats hate on Oct 4, 2012

While placing an order with the website took all of my information including credit card information but appeared to not fully complete the order. I called customer service to check for the possibility of the order being double charged. She became so frustrated with my...