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# 190840 14-Jan-2016 11:35
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Hey guys.

Another bit of fun thread.

What's something small that really annoys you?

I don't mean small as in size, I mean something which may not annoy somebody else, but does annoy you.

Lately I have sold a couple of things on Trade Me, the buyers haven't responded to my E-Mails. This is something we all got annoyed at I know, but why the #%$# do people buy something and then not go through with the deal??

ARGHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!


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  # 1844923 11-Aug-2017 08:39
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When people offer reasons or solutions in this thread.

 

I came here to have a whinge, dammit, not for a lecture. tongue-out





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  # 1882551 12-Oct-2017 16:52
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Westpac's online banking. When trying to make a payment, it seems to be 50/50 as to whether it'll let me enter cents, or just dollars. It also often tells me that the (pre-filled) payment date is invalid, then accepts it if I try a second time.

 

These issues are relatively new but have still been occurring off and on for a few months now; you'd think that this sort of thing would be fixed fairly quickly.

 

Edit: For the absence of doubt, this is occurring on two different PCs with different Internet connections, different operating systems and different browsers.


 
 
 
 


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  # 2136750 29-Nov-2018 17:42
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The "hoops" that Companies put you through to claim a Cashback / Product Credit!

 

I know why they do it:

 

Many would give up or fail to do it correctly, so they save money, whereas with a discount of the product they wouldn't!


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  # 2226264 27-Apr-2019 12:13
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I get annoyed at people getting annoyed about someone’s annoyance they’ve posted simply because they think said annoyance isn’t annoying which is annoying because they’ve posted and stated that said thing annoys them which is the point of this thread.

Yes, the small things annoy me. 😋

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  # 2405749 24-Jan-2020 11:51
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@Geektastic Cars are covered under the Consumer Guarantees Act. Manufacture warranties have the same standing as TV warranties.





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