In case you were wondering: Red Bull does not, in fact, give you wings. According to the internet, only $13 million has been set aside for for settlement funds. This means after 1.3 million people make claims, the individual settlement amount will be reduced from $10 a person. However, the company offers a $15 of free product option. It’s a reasonable assumption that Red Bull will not reduce this per person, regardless of the number of claims.http://money.us/1yPQ1RJ
Thanks for Ruining the Red Bull Settlement, Internet
Yesterday, nearly every site on the web reported on a Red Bull settlement that essentially gave away free money. And that’s exactly the problem.
If You’ve Bought A Red Bull In The Last Decade, You’re Due $10
This may come as a shock to you, but the slogan “Red Bull Gives You Wings” is a big, fat lie. Red Bull will not make you sprout feathered appendages, turn you into Usain Bolt or grant you the mental prowess of Stephen Hawking. Shhh, shhh, we know this is hard to hear. But we’re going to get through it together.
If You Bought A Red Bull In The Last 12 Years They Owe You Money — Here’s The Easy Way To Get It
Here’s The Easy Way To Get ItThe company settled a class action lawsuit and now has to issue refunds to consumers. No proof of purchase required! UPDATE: The website to file a claim is down, but additional means of filing have been added at the bottom of the article.