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Still don't see it as a scam if its two different people. Esp. In the case of getting a friend into the subscription.

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Originally Posted by katlyne View Post

 

Still don't see it as a scam if its two different people. Esp. In the case of getting a friend into the subscription.

 

I think what she is implying is that the friend received 1 box for a penny (the gift) and then another box for a penny (for her actual subscription) in which case 1 person got 2 boxes for a penny a piece.

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Mmmmmm. Its still not a scam unless she kept the second box for herself. And besides the friend actually subscribed afterwards

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Originally Posted by wildsp187 View Post

 

 

I think what she is implying is that the friend received 1 box for a penny (the gift) and then another box for a penny (for her actual subscription) in which case 1 person got 2 boxes for a penny a piece.

Exactly. I would only really see it as a 'scam' if the friend then also used the promo to get an intro box. I understand the intentions are obviously good, but if you use the promo to gift a friend an intro box & then she likes it & uses the promo code to order her own intro box...technically she's getting two boxes at the promo price  OR you can look at it the other way... if you used the promo yourself & then used it again to gift your friend an intro box, then you're getting two boxes at the promo price yourself, even though you're giving one away. Either way, it's against the policy on the intro box discounts. 

 

Like I said, obviously in this sort of situation you're not really trying to 'scam' anyone, but from a completely factual standpoint it is against the rules. 

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Originally Posted by Dayo Steph View Post

 

Soo... I thought the April boxes would be released today? I haven't seen anything yet.

Tomorrow morning! :) Can't wait!

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Originally Posted by allistra44 View Post

 

Tomorrow morning! :) Can't wait!

Yay! Thanks. I'm traveling for work right now and thought I might have missed something:)

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Originally Posted by allistra44 View Post

 

Exactly. I would only really see it as a 'scam' if the friend then also used the promo to get an intro box. I understand the intentions are obviously good, but if you use the promo to gift a friend an intro box & then she likes it & uses the promo code to order her own intro box...technically she's getting two boxes at the promo price  OR you can look at it the other way... if you used the promo yourself & then used it again to gift your friend an intro box, then you're getting two boxes at the promo price yourself, even though you're giving one away. Either way, it's against the policy on the intro box discounts. 

 

Like I said, obviously in this sort of situation you're not really trying to 'scam' anyone, but from a completely factual standpoint it is against the rules. 

 

 

 

Right.. I'll just go to 4 different guy friends, make them all sign up for a penny box under a different profile and then make them give them all to me! 4 boxes for $.04!! (I am not doing that of course because I don't think it's "fair".. lol)

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Although, technically. From a "factual" standpoint, that's not against the rules. Cuz one 1 person bought the boxes ;p

Right.. I'll just go to 4 different guy friends, make them all sign up for a penny box under a different profile and then make them give them all to me! 4 boxes for $.04!! (I am not doing that of course because I don't think it's "fair".. lol)

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Originally Posted by allistra44 View Post

 

Exactly. I would only really see it as a 'scam' if the friend then also used the promo to get an intro box. I understand the intentions are obviously good, but if you use the promo to gift a friend an intro box & then she likes it & uses the promo code to order her own intro box...technically she's getting two boxes at the promo price  OR you can look at it the other way... if you used the promo yourself & then used it again to gift your friend an intro box, then you're getting two boxes at the promo price yourself, even though you're giving one away. Either way, it's against the policy on the intro box discounts. 

 

Like I said, obviously in this sort of situation you're not really trying to 'scam' anyone, but from a completely factual standpoint it is against the rules. 

no, I should've added that julep was contacted to transfer the subscription, so she paid in full for the next box

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lol i'm a new maven and obsessive about it; last time I checked at midnight, 7am and 8am eastern time. will just wait until ~10

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Last time it was updated in the store not too long after midnight. I didn't get the email until well into the next day...
I read your name as the maraschino cherries. And now I want some.

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Originally Posted by katlyne View Post

 

 

I read your name as the maraschino cherries. And now I want some.

That made me smile!!!  I'm going to tell my co-workers... no one can say my last name... so they were looking for a nickname... you gave me one!!!!!  thanks chica!! 

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Haha! Happy to be of service :)

That made me smile!!!  I'm going to tell my co-workers... no one can say my last name... so they were looking for a nickname... you gave me one!!!!!  thanks chica!! 

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Originally Posted by ledfordica View Post

 

Looks like we've got a sneak preview!

NEONS!! All of the colors are posted here https://www.julep.com/april-maven

 

 

700

 

 

 

OMG IM GETTING THE WHOLE COLLECTION!! And omg they finally came out with my namesake, JANELLE...but they spelled it JANEL (oh well, beggars can't be choosers). Love neons!!! 

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