No more discounts in the future?
Went to the LGS to pick up a G19 (ended up going with a G34 as there was a 2+ month backorder on the G19, G17, and most of the popular models). I both volunteer at one fire dept. and work for another, happened to pull out my volunteer ID card first (I didn't think it would matter). I was then told that they might be doing away with the Volunteer FF/EMT discount program and that I'd need a letter from my chief saying I was an active member in good standing. He said he was getting grief from GLOCK about it being abused (people who only showed up once a year at their firehouses or were administrative members but were showing their ID and getting the discount). When I showed him my ID from my paid department he said that was much better and no letter would be required. Kinda sad how some soup sandwiches might be ruining it for the rest of us (I'm also guessing they were having issues with idiots buying them at the discounted price and re-selling them, but that's just a theory). *sigh*.