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14 Stores With The Best Return Policies On The Fucking Planet

Love it or your money back.

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1. Athleta

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: Unlike at parent companies Gap, Banana Republic, and Old Navy, you can return lightly used items anytime to receive a refund. The store offers a "give-it-a-workout guarantee" so that you can try out its performancewear and, if it doesn't meet your standards, you can get your money back.
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Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: Unlike at parent companies Gap, Banana Republic, and Old Navy, you can return lightly used items anytime to receive a refund. The store offers a "give-it-a-workout guarantee" so that you can try out its performancewear and, if it doesn't meet your standards, you can get your money back.

2. Zappos

Return policy: Return items within one year.Why it's so good: Zappos provides free shipping labels for returns. But keep in mind that products have to be in their original packaging to qualify for a return.
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Return policy: Return items within one year.

Why it's so good: Zappos provides free shipping labels for returns. But keep in mind that products have to be in their original packaging to qualify for a return.

3. Kohl's

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: Kohl's defines its return policy as "no questions asked." There are no time restrictions on returns and they DGAF if you have a receipt. Get more info about their returns here.
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Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: Kohl's defines its return policy as "no questions asked." There are no time restrictions on returns and they DGAF if you have a receipt. Get more info about their returns here.

4. L.L.Bean

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: Anyone who owns a pair of L.L.Bean rain boots knows that that shit is covered FOR LIFE. According to L.L.Bean's return policy page: “If your purchase isn’t completely satisfactory, we’re happy to accept your exchange or return at any time for items purchased directly from us." Items can be exchanged or returned at any time even if you wear them into oblivion. For returns made without a receipt, you can get store credit.
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Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: Anyone who owns a pair of L.L.Bean rain boots knows that that shit is covered FOR LIFE. According to L.L.Bean's return policy page: “If your purchase isn’t completely satisfactory, we’re happy to accept your exchange or return at any time for items purchased directly from us." Items can be exchanged or returned at any time even if you wear them into oblivion. For returns made without a receipt, you can get store credit.

5. Anthropologie

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: "All merchandise — with the exception of furniture and other oversized items — may be returned at any time by mail or to our stores in the US and Canada," according the store's website.
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Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: "All merchandise — with the exception of furniture and other oversized items — may be returned at any time by mail or to our stores in the US and Canada," according the store's website.

6. Nordstrom

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: Nordstrom has recently changed its return policy (major bummer). According to its site, the store no longer accepts returns on special occasion dresses without tags. Also, the retailer used to offer all refunds in cash, but customers will now have to settle for store credit unless the customer paid in cash.
@nordstrom / Via instagram.com

Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: Nordstrom has recently changed its return policy (major bummer). According to its site, the store no longer accepts returns on special occasion dresses without tags. Also, the retailer used to offer all refunds in cash, but customers will now have to settle for store credit unless the customer paid in cash.

7. Asos

Return policy: Return items within 28 days.Why it's so good: OK, so Asos does require that your return items within 28 days of receiving them to get a refund, but you are allowed to return underwear, swimwear, and sale items (which is rare!). Also, they include a pre-paid shipping label, so the back-and-forth is on them.
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Return policy: Return items within 28 days.

Why it's so good: OK, so Asos does require that your return items within 28 days of receiving them to get a refund, but you are allowed to return underwear, swimwear, and sale items (which is rare!). Also, they include a pre-paid shipping label, so the back-and-forth is on them.

8. Bed Bath & Beyond

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: If you have a receipt, you'll get refunded in the original form of payment. And even without a receipt, you can get a refund if you purchased your item within the past year.
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Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: If you have a receipt, you'll get refunded in the original form of payment. And even without a receipt, you can get a refund if you purchased your item within the past year.

9. JCPenney

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: Return items anytime with or without receipts and you're good to go. But for returns made without a receipt, or with a gift receipt, you will get store credit instead of cash money.
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Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: Return items anytime with or without receipts and you're good to go. But for returns made without a receipt, or with a gift receipt, you will get store credit instead of cash money.

10. Bath & Body Works

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: The store has a 100% satisfaction guarantee — aka, if you're not happy for whatever reason with your products, return them. If you have a receipt, you'll get a full refund. If not, you can get store credit based on the lowest selling price of the item.
@bathandbodyworks / Via instagram.com

Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: The store has a 100% satisfaction guarantee — aka, if you're not happy for whatever reason with your products, return them. If you have a receipt, you'll get a full refund. If not, you can get store credit based on the lowest selling price of the item.

11. Costco

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: If your question is: "Can I live?" Costco's answer is: "Yes, honey." You can return products without a time limit, and receive a full refund, according to the store's website. The store prefers that you bring a receipt, but they can make it work without one — cashiers can look up your membership ID to see your purchases. One thing to remember: You can return electronics, but try to do it within 90 days.
@costco / Via instagram.com

Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: If your question is: "Can I live?" Costco's answer is: "Yes, honey." You can return products without a time limit, and receive a full refund, according to the store's website. The store prefers that you bring a receipt, but they can make it work without one — cashiers can look up your membership ID to see your purchases. One thing to remember: You can return electronics, but try to do it within 90 days.

12. REI

Return policy: Return items within one year.Why it's so good: If you're the outdoorsy type, you probs already know that REI items can be returned within one year even if they've been lightly used. BUT YOU NEED A RECEIPT OR SOME PROOF OF PURCHASE. If you're an REI member, just have the cashier look up your member number for a log of your purchases.
@rei / Via instagram.com

Return policy: Return items within one year.

Why it's so good: If you're the outdoorsy type, you probs already know that REI items can be returned within one year even if they've been lightly used. BUT YOU NEED A RECEIPT OR SOME PROOF OF PURCHASE. If you're an REI member, just have the cashier look up your member number for a log of your purchases.

13. Macy's

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: Not feeling your Macy’s ~haul~? Return it at any time, with no time limit. Lost your receipt? You're eligible for store credit.
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Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: Not feeling your Macy’s ~haul~? Return it at any time, with no time limit. Lost your receipt? You're eligible for store credit.

14. Land's End

Return policy: Return items at any time.Why it's so good: Land's End promises to take back any item, at any time, for any reason for a full refund or exchange. According to the store's website: "If you return an item where the record of purchase dates back 9 months or greater, we will issue a refund in the form of a refund check."
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Return policy: Return items at any time.

Why it's so good: Land's End promises to take back any item, at any time, for any reason for a full refund or exchange. According to the store's website: "If you return an item where the record of purchase dates back 9 months or greater, we will issue a refund in the form of a refund check."

Get your *refund* on, boo.

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