Consumer Complaints & Reviews in Santa Maria, California, United States

Kentucky Fried Chicken [KFC] / specials offered on television or on the internet

Jan 26, 2019

i have been to the santa maria restaurant located at 2205 south broadway twice and have been very disappointed. on the first visit i asked for the $5 pot pie fill up. they didn't offer it. i purchased a pot pie and using the receipt i submitted the survey for the free offer. i returned to...

Dollar Tree / customer service / discrimination

Nov 09, 2018

The family goes to the Dollar Tree in Santa Maria Ca.. The one on north Broadway to be more specific. My Daughter just got a service dog and took it into the store.(The dog did not have a vest but does have tags). The manager on duty at the time (Sylvia) informed my wife and daughter the...

The Terminix International Company / terminix pest control

Oct 05, 2018

Purchased a termite protection plan each year since 2001. Was assured on several occasions that this would cover tenting when we would sell our home. In May of 2018 had an inspection. They did spot treatment. Acknowledging there were inaccessible areas. In July had another company...

Olive Garden / cleanliness of facility

Sep 22, 2018

My wife and I went to the Santa Maria. CA location for lunch and were SHOCKED at the lack of cleanliness. The carpets are stained and worn. The seating where we sat was dirty. The table had sticky spots which we asked the waiter to clean for us. We will no longer go to that location if the...

Crunch Fitness / no uppercut bag

Aug 26, 2018

I live in Santa Maria CA & am part of the crunch fitness here in the mall. We have a wonderful assortment of heavy bags (4 total) but lately my body (or more like biceps) have been craving releasing the cardio energy thru the motion of an uppercut.. I live in a place that has no more...

Toyota Motor Corporation / 2012 camry se limited, driver door window

Aug 02, 2018

I bought this car new in February, 2013. I have since driven this car approximately 190k miles in the last 5 1/2 years. Just this last Monday (July 30, 2018), I rolled the window down and noticed that the back of the window did not roll down flush with the door jamb. In rolling the window...

Mario Romero / product availability and portions

Jul 14, 2018

First, on least two occasions within the last two weeks they were out of chicken and had to wait as well as other people ahead of me for chicken. Secondly, the portions are getting to be less and less (e.g. guacamole) each visit. I don't mind paying more for guacamole but I want my money'...

Vons / filthy store

Jun 26, 2018

I live in Santa Maria, CA, I shop at Vons Nipomo, CA Or Vons Lompoc, CA because our Santa Maria, CA store has just went down tremendously. Today however I am at work, so I called in a Sandwich order at the service Deli here in Santa Maria because if I don't call it in, it will take me...

The Needed Necklace / I haven't received my ring

Jun 05, 2018

i ordered my opal ring 05/17/18 my order number is 57459 and i haven't heard anything about it or received it. can you please send me a text or call me direct on my cell phone my number is [protected] please id like my ring still please i would like a direct line to call or direct email...

Chick-Fil-A / poor service experience

May 23, 2018

Enos Ranch/Santa Maria, CA 93454 location (#03820);First time customer, drive up on the split two lane entry at 5:28pm and looking at the menu, no one comes over the speaker to take my order, so I pull forward thinking there is a speaker but waited in line after 4 or 5 vehicles ahead of me...

Vehicle Title Solutions / fake car title website

Jan 18, 2018

On December 12 2016 I went to to get a title for my car. The rep named Derek Deleon sent me a bill for $945 to get a title. My bank warned me not to pay. I went to dmv direct and got the title for $43 myself. I was trued to get ripped off by the website. I tried to...

California Department of Motor Vehicles (CA DMV) / car title scam

Nov 29, 2017

vehicle title solutions company is charging people online $500 for car titles without paperwork, guy is working from a house in santa maria using a rented mailbox to collect money from people no business license Derek DeLeon [protected]. does not tell you that the cost is less than $100 at...

JC Penney Company / customer service

Oct 26, 2017

To Whom It May Concern: Hello, my name is Emely Martinez. I am from Lompoc, CA and have a complaint about my experience at the Sephora located in the JCPenney store in Santa Maria, CA. On Saturday, October 21st, 2017 I went shopping to Sephora in search of a new foundation I wanted to try...

United Parcel Service [UPS] / not taking us currency at a ups office.

Oct 04, 2017

I needed to ship a shirt. The price of $10.51 was really high, but when I laid $21 on the counter, i was told i had to use a check or a credit card. US currency is not accepted. Guess what folks, we are in the US! US money printed by the US Treasury should be accepted. I despise any...

Albertsons / over salted chicken

Oct 01, 2017

The chicken I purchased here at Albertsons was extremely salty & unedible due to how much salt was on it . I buy your rotisserie chicken a lot but this time it was extremely salty & im very unsatisfied with my purchase. My father loves over salted food but even this chicken was way too...

Burger King / pricing as displayed

Sep 27, 2017

The whopper Jr is marked 1.99 inside store but marked 1.49 in drive thru . When I brought this to the attention of the manager she looked at me like I am from another planet. Burger King in Santa Maria Ca. North Broadway store. I know the price changed almost 6 months ago. Also since we...

Consumer Complaint / trump troll dolls

Sep 19, 2017

I cannot believe that my grocery store is selling these dolls. I can't go and purchase groceries without things like this being sold smearing our president. This is our president, and to see these dolls sold is an insult. Let me remind you that the people voted this president into office...

Panda Express / online ordering not complete at pick up.

Sep 03, 2017

Good afternoon I would like to share my recent experience at one of your local restaurant. I used your online service to order my food this is my second time using the online order and my first experience was the same as today. With that being said I placed my order at 12:50 and I got an...

Esteban Vargas / xbox one bundle

Jul 31, 2017

I bought an Xbox one "bundle" that was said to come with the console, controller, cables and 4 games, which I offered $145, I felt it was reasonable. He wanted $180 but lowered to $160. I felt it was still reasonable and paid the $160 because I was getting 4 games and the console. After...

Burger King / food /service

Jul 24, 2017

I have been to this burger king several times and every time I have been there the service is horrible and they close whenever they feel like closing. you never know what the service or food will be like. I have found hair in my food. they are close and convenient for me to go there that...

Frontier Communications / billing dispute

Jul 17, 2017

We have a dispute with Frontier Communications, I spoke with four different reps and none could help. Asked to speak with a Supervisor, got Mary from the Supervisor department (whatever that means) and essentially told her I wanted to pay the bill, I only needed to understand the disputed...

Hometown Buffet / Management/food

Jul 16, 2017

On 07/16/2017 I went to have dinner with my family at the Santa Maria location, we love the variety of food that this place has. But my experience today was absolutely horrible. The lady at the register was extremely rude to begin with. Once we got settled in our booth, I served myself...

Walgreens / photo dept.

Jul 08, 2017

I have pictures printed from my phone every week at Walgreens. This week the woman somehow printed 42 of my pictures with just people's foreheads. She asked me if I had cropped them. I said no, I'm not new to this I did the same thing I always do. So she had me go through and recrop every...

TJX / T.J. Maxx / employee

Apr 20, 2017

What I think is truly unfair is that my coworker who I grew close to wasn't allowed to stay after th 90 day orientation yet Olivia Buckalew was not only allowed to stay, but got away with getting a DUI whilst being underage. This girl made sure everyone at work knew about what happened by...

Costco Wholesale Corporation / employee

Apr 15, 2017

On thursday april 13, I am shopping around for a couple items needed, felt an employee sorta stalking me through aisles, no biggie. Next while I am paying the same employee (Avery lie washington) behind me and gets a touch / grab at my butt. I immediately react and he takes off fast. I...

Greystar / employees drug abuse/intimate relationships

Mar 21, 2017

Idk but im sick and tiered of Gabriel the maintence Guy visiting my brother here in La Vista Apartments Santa Maria Ca. And buy his prescription pills"oxycodone"...My brother is in constant pain cuz of him and his lil ex meth user girl that works in the leasing office Daisy need...

Western Union / western union beneficiary notice from malaysia

Nov 13, 2016

This is the notice I received from these people. I'm wondering if this is a scam can you get back to me with my email here [protected] I am a customer at Western Union. Over 500, 000 Locations Worldwide Send Money Worldwide Date Sent: 14th November 2016 Thank you for contacting...

Laurus College / Termination, wrongdoing, back pay and disability

Apr 25, 2016

Date of incident: 4/25/2016 Client number: (disability claim number): [protected] Description of incident: my name is dale h. okpik, i am a service connected 70% disabled veteran with ptsd. i was terminated by laurus college on 03/11/2016 because they stated that my communication skill...

McDonald's / service

Mar 02, 2016

Went to Mcdonald's located at Clark & Bradley, Santa Maria, CA on March 2, 2016. It was 8:55 AM. Went inside as the drive-thru was lined up with 10 or more cars. The employee I believe was the ###'t. Manager, was on her cell (they said it was work related) & 2 customers were waiting to be...

Avg Family Safety / trying to sell products I dont need!

Dec 07, 2014

Purchased avg family safety filter for my computer. The software works well but it stopped working and my wife spent two hours on the phone with customer service from india. The next day the computer would not boot normally and was stuck in safe mode. We called again and the problem wa...

santa barbara buisness college / lvn program

Sep 22, 2011

This school is a scam! It's not even a school I want to report them for their ridiculous "rules" my class began with 35 and when I left there were only 11 and this is only after 4 months! Sbbc is nothing but crooks, they trick you into thinking they care and they'll do whatever...

SMV - YMCA - ASES / run things wrong and try to cover up

Apr 04, 2011

Terrible Terrible! It really amazes me how the Y runs things. All they care about is saving money, but when you have 85 children per program and several schools you are responsible for you really need more than 2 subs on call. As an former employee i'm extremely disappointed and do...

David Manning / Fraud

Feb 16, 2011

David Manning promised a loan to complete our project. He stated that it was ready to fund ad that he needed upfront money to complete the transaction. He claimed that the funds were to be used by the attorney to complete the deal. He NEVER funded and although he acknowledged that he...

Wal Mart Santa Maria Ca Location / customer service


So I get my cell phone wet last nite, and erosion sets in fast, and as luck would have it today it powers down and wont turn on! I''m a very busy person like most of us in todays mainstream buisness world, so with out my phone im a sitting duck and will cost me money with every...

Walmart / Certegy Check Service / declined payroll check


My payroll check was declined by the Certegy Check Service with a reason code of (2). When I called the [protected] number it was automated. It started off saying that you would need you driver's license number. Then it jumped right into asking the amount of the check. I gave the...

total white dazzle white total smile / scam fraud


CALL THIS NUMBER TO COMPLAIN AND GET FULL REFUND.THIS IS THE CALL CENTER THESE COMPANIES USE FOR CUST SVC AND REFUNDS...Fusion Contact Centers 1288 W. McCoy Lane Suite C Santa Maria, CA 93455 AND 850 E. Stowell Rd Santa Maria, CA 93454 PHONE 805.922.2999

Teleconnect ESBI ZPDI / Charges Added to my home phone bill VERIZON


These people charged me Balogna charges to my home phone bill. It went on over the course of 4-5 months! I kept calling Verizon and asking if my phone bill was correct, the amount, and they kept telling me yes! Finally I looked closer at my phone bill and saw this ZPDI with a $50.50 charge...

Fantastic Sams / deceptive pricing


I was charged 62.5% more for my hair cut. because my hair was "long" and "thick" I am not sure what that means. My hair is a little longer than my shoulders and healthy. They did not tell me what I would pay extra until it was too late to do anything. I only went to this CHEAP place...

Horizon Gold Credit Card / money taken out of my account.


I was charged for a feature that I did not order or want. Plus their reguler monthly charge for a the card that can only be used at there outlet store on line. They have a very limited selction at the store & it is not of interest to me. It is not the type of card that I thought it was. Please Help Me Get my money back!!!

Litton Bank / Unfair action taken


Litton Bank had accepted an offer from me to purchase a foreclosure home, the purchase agreement was presented to the bank, who was deliberately delinquent and late to complete the signatures, 10 days period had expired and 3 weeks later the offer acceptance was canceled by the bank, I had...