I know that this thread will not turn into bashing any developer, however where Flightsim.com's users rights are being denied, then I feel that it is our duty to make the members aware. I'm sure that you all feel likewise...
I wanted to make those in the UK aware of their rights in regards to purchasing goods across the internet, (this applies to hardware, but not software.) It appears that some Flight Simulator vendors, may [link:www.flightsim.com/dcforum/DCForumID29/1498.html|refuse to repay a portion of your money] should you return the purchase and quote "restocking fees" or similar as the reason for keeping your money.
It may be worth noting that where the purchase was made in the UK, and the purchase is covered by the [link:www.oft.gov.uk/Business/Legal+Powers/Distance+Selling+Regulations/distance+selling+what+is+it.htm"|Distance Selling Regulations"] (e.g. the average sale made over the internet) you may likely have a right to a full refund if you decide to cancel within 7 days of receiving the goods.
Here is the UK law on refunds:
[link:www.oft.gov.uk/Business/Legal+Powers/Distance+Selling+Regulations/distance+selling+regs+cancellation+periods.htm|Office of fair trading]
You may be charged for collection, if you do not return the goods, and you must keep them in a reasonable condition.