Originally Posted by david_z
Unless you're making an impulse buy after seeing something interesting on a closeout rack/online sale. If there's a board you really want, just buy it now and enjoy it. It's worth the extra $50-75 to buy it and be able to ride it right meow.
I have no qualms about buying hardgoods at full retail. Soft goods, that's another story.
/never bought soft goods at retail either