Originally Posted by TonyTone
Not true - I could have pre-ordered right at the locations yesterday but chose not to. In fact, at BestBuy, I could have left just $50 on the pre-order as opposed to paying upfront in total online.
Hmmm different stores have different policy?
FutureShop says in their order e-mail
As soon as the tracking info is updated in our shipping partner's system, we'll send you an email with a ship date for the item(s) you ordered. Your card(s) won't be charged until we've shipped the product to you."
No charge on your card until they ship it. I like :D