So maybe you didn't need another blender or that sweater is a little snug, and now you have to return an item or two. These stores have the best return policies...

The Apple Store

Policy: Anything bought directly from the store can be returned within 14 days
Exclusions: Software that's been opened, Apple store gift cards, Apple print products, developer products, and electronic software downloads
Locations: Destiny USA in Syracuse and Crossgates Mall in Albany

Bath and Body Works

Policy: With a receipt you can return any item, if you don't have a receipt, you can still return the item, but you'll only get the lowest selling price for it
Exclusions: See or call store for details
Locations: Sangertown Mall in New Hartford, Towne Center in Fayetteville, Southside Mall in Oneonta, Great Northern Mall in Clay, Crossgates Mall in Albany, Colonie Center in Albany, Rotterdam Square Mall in Schenectady, and Clifton Park Center in Clifton Park

Bed Bath and Beyond

Policy: You can return everything (used or unused) with a receipt for a full refund, and get a full refund or exchange with a gift receipt. If you don't have a receipt they'll give you a refund (minus 20% of the price)
Exclusions:
Locations: Commercial Drive in New Hartford, Erie Boulevard East in DeWitt, and on State Highway 23 in Oneonta

CVS

Policy: If you have a receipt you can return almost all beauty products for a full refund, open or unopened items
Exclusions: CVS doesn't accept returns on most of their items, mainly just the beauty products
Locations: Clinton Shopping Center in Clinton, Main Street in Waterville, East Main Street in Little Falls, Fayette Street in Manlius, Crouse Avenue in Syracuse, Gifford Street in Syracuse, and Beaver Street in Cooperstown

Herb Phillipson's

Policy: You can return any items that were purchased in store or online within 30 days if you have a receipt (or packing slip if ordered online) for a refund or exchange
Exclusions: Items that aren't new, items returned in damaged packaging, products with missing parts or accessories
Locations: New Hartford Shopping Center, Black River Boulevard in Rome, Oswego Road in Liverpool, Glenwood Shopping Plaza in Oneida, Arsenal Street in Watertown, Erie Boulevard East in DeWitt, and West Albany Street in Herkimer

Kohl's

Policy: All items (opened or unopened) can be returned. There is also no time limit on returning items. If you made the purchase with your Kohl's card within the last 12 months, you don't even need a receipt
Exclusions: If you don't have a receipt, Kohl's will still accept your return, but only for store credit or an exchange
Locations: Clinton Street in New Hartford, Towne Drive in Fayetteville, State Route 31 in Liverpool, Clark Street in Auburn, Amsterdam Commons in Amsterdam, Central Avenue in Albany, Crossing Boulevard in Clifton Park, and Weibel Avenue in Saratoga Springs

 

Good luck with your returns and exchanges, and hopefully you don't have too many (if any) to deal with from this past holiday season.