Payment, Pricing & Promotions

Customer Service

Payment Options accepts all major credit cards and PayPal. We do not accept checks or money orders as a form of payment. We do not accept credit cards via email or Live Chat.


There are some items that we are unable to discount or provide bonus points on due to manufacturer minimum advertised price (MAP) rules and other restrictions. These items are already priced at the lowest price allowed. The following is a partial list of vendors with pricing policies. Please understand, BRS may add new vendors to this list at any time.

  • Abyzz
  • Algae Free
  • Aqua Illumination
  • Aquaforest
  • AquariumPlants
  • Aquatic Life
  • ATI
  • AutoAqua
  • Bubble Magus
  • CaribSea
  • Cobalt
  • D-D The Aquarium Solution
  • Digital Aquatics
  • Doc's Eco Eggs
  • Dr.Tim's
  • Easy Reefs
  • EcoTech Marine
  • Eshopps
  • Flipper
  • Giesemann Aquaristik
  • Hanna Instruments
  • Hikari
  • hw Wiegandt
  • Hydor Koralia
  • Ice Cap
  • Innovative Marine
  • Kamoer
  • Kessil
  • Klir
  • Korallen-Zucht
  • Lifegard
  • Maxspect
  • Milwaukee
  • Neptune Systems
  • Nyos
  • Orphek
  • OXO
  • Piscine Energetics
  • Polyplab
  • Python
  • Red Sea
  • Reef Brite
  • Reef Chili
  • Reef Octopus
  • Rod's Food
  • Rossmont
  • Seneye
  • Sicce
  • Skimz
  • Somatic
  • Synergy Reef
  • Theiling
  • Trigger Systems
  • Triton
  • Tropic Marin
  • Tunze
  • Two Little Fishies
  • Vertex
  • Zetlight

Price Matching will price match authorized resellers on non-MAP items in most circumstances. When requesting a price match please provide our Customer Service department with a link to the competitor’s site and the item that you would like us to match. We are unable to offer price matching on rock, salt, sand, clearance products, or products on Amazon or eBay.


There are a number of unique promotions on that help you save more money. Promotions are valid for in stock items only. We cannot take back orders or rain checks for items that are out of stock.

Click Here to view active coupon codes

Coupon/Promo Codes

We do offer coupon codes now and then for special occasions. Coupon codes cannot be combined with other offer, cannot be redeemed for cash or gift cards, and are limited to one use per customer for in-stock items only. Coupon codes do expire and are invalid after their expiration date has passed.

Sales Tax

Residents in the following states will be charged sales tax upon checkout: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

BRS Reward Points

Earn points by making purchases and buying specific items with extra bonus points.
See our BRS Reward Points page for more info.

Preferred Reefer

Become a Preferred Reefer and get discounts on most of the products we carry.
See our Preferred Reefer page for more info.

Group & Club Buys has the easiest group & club buys ever!
See our Group & Club Buys page for more details.

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