New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Switcher Hangout The place for switchers to discuss their new machines, and how to work with OS X. General support can be had here for newbie stuff, like "How do I restart my new iMac?" :)

Seriously debating buying a MB before Tax-free weekends over...


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
SLovell1

 
Member Since: Aug 04, 2007
Posts: 10
SLovell1 is on a distinguished road

SLovell1 is offline
I'm thinking of driving about an hour and a half Sunday to the nearest Apple store (Knoxville, TN) and purchasing the 120GB hard drive, 2.16gh Macbook. I have been a PC guy my whole life and the PC I am using right now is getting too old and will not be able to suit my needs. I have met many un-happy PC users (myself included), and I don't think I have met any un-happy Mac users...and I have been told by some very respectable people that Mac is the new way to go. I am a senior in High School and will be using it mainly to surf the web (portably), iTunes, and writing. I only wish Apple would realize that Highschool students need the "student" discounts just as much as college folks. Oh well. Anyways, Tax free weekend would save me about $130+ (would get a bag too) in the long run which equals less, smaller payments. So my only real questions are these (I hope someone can answer)....

1. Do you have to be a college student to get the $100 rebate on the printer?
2. If not, can I get the rebate if I buy the MB at an apple store, or is it only online?

Thanks...(sorry about the rant, haha).
QUOTE Thanks
powermacj7

 
powermacj7's Avatar
 
Member Since: Mar 22, 2007
Location: NY NY
Posts: 403
powermacj7 will become famous soon enough
Mac Specs: iMac Duo White

powermacj7 is offline
Any student discount will require you to have your ID. The student discount is often a price discount only.

Unless Apple has your student information file all ready, then you will need to go in person to present your I.D.
QUOTE Thanks
SLovell1

 
Member Since: Aug 04, 2007
Posts: 10
SLovell1 is on a distinguished road

SLovell1 is offline
Thanks for the reply. But my question was do you have to be a college student to get the free printer, or is it for anyone? And can you get the free printer if you buy from an apple store?

Also, what are the stipulations for sales tax if you order online. I have read posts on this site that if there is no apple store in your state you pay no sales tax, while others said if there is no store (at all bestbuy, compusa, etc...) in your state that sells apple computers you don't have to pay sales tax...which is correct?

Thanks.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« I'm Thinking of Getting a Mac... | Anti-Virus for Mac? »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Need some buying advice fiveightandten Switcher Hangout 7 01-02-2007 04:07 PM
reePhotoiPods.com Get a free 40gb Photo iPod zachhale iPod Hardware and Accessories 1 11-02-2004 11:31 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:16 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?