Its quality has gone much lower and I have been having multiple rude in store employees encounters over the years. They have given me a few small dollar amount e gift cards every now and then but when I am perm disabled, walk into a establishment, tell the manager I had surgery and asked if they had a disabled customer line to wait in as I was in tremendous pain and couldn't wait in a long line comfortably, the answer "no you have wait behind everyone else".Everyone else meaning the 25 people in front of me.
You can try to do an "I got this as a gift" exchange without a receipt, but they might not carry the item.
If they do carry it, the store will give you store credit for the lowest price the item has ever been.
Pulling out a platinum credit card at a restaurant can be an achievable way to improve social image and build up self-esteem, according to a May 2017 study by a team of economists from the University of Chicago, the Sao Paolo School of Economics, UCLA, the World Bank and Harvard.
“Social image is a substitute for self-image,” they wrote.
Now, since you already know their next move, you have to close out your charge account to prevent further charges.