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Buying and Selling on eBay: Tips, Tricks, Problems & Questions

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by HansderHund, Jul 27, 2012.

  1. Tyrone MacStiophain

    Tyrone MacStiophain Senior member

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    This is a first for me. I had hoped to get a higher price for these boots, but I'm not gonna do it like this.

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  2. drlivingston

    drlivingston Senior member

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  3. Fueco

    Fueco Senior member

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    Plus one. I'd likely preemptively block them for stratospheric levels of douchebaggery.
     
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  4. HansderHund

    HansderHund Senior member

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    Agreed. Not that I think @Tyrone MacStiophain was even entertaining the offer, but it's just good to remember that details should never be given out.

    Imagine if you bought something at a shop and the clerk gave out your information to the next customer in line simply because they asked.

    Again, I don't think @Tyrone MacStiophain was even considering it, just a reminder.
     
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  5. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    In situations like this, I offer to contact the bidder and say someone is interested, and if youd like to sell them, etc, let me know and I can pass on his user ID. But I would never without the other guys permish.
     
  6. Tyrone MacStiophain

    Tyrone MacStiophain Senior member

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    I was just planning to block and ignore, but per @SpooPoker's example, I contacted the buyer to let him know I'd be willing to put him in touch with Johnnie Come Lately, along with all the warnings against transacting outside eBay. The boots are already on their way to the rightful winner.
     
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  7. Brianpore

    Brianpore Senior member

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    This one just looks off to me.... no "green" O and no registered symbol? Anyone can help confirm its legit?

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