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post #1 of 7 Old 04-27-2008, 06:34 PM Thread Starter
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Okay this isn't advertizing anything I"m selling...but if I do sell something on here, or another on-line site would I have them send me my money first? or what?
I have one thing I want to sell, but I don'thave paypal...and I don't think my dad would want to sign up for it.

What do you do about payments? Do you trust whomever buys it or do you wait till you recieve the payment before sending it?
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post #2 of 7 Old 04-27-2008, 09:31 PM Thread Starter
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anyone?
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post #3 of 7 Old 04-27-2008, 11:21 PM
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You always, always wait until you receive payment. Paypal functions so that both parties are protected though.
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that 's what I thought but just wanted to check

Paypal is free to sign up for, right? How exactly does it protect both sides? I really know nothing about paypal other than it's a payment system that most people on-line (that buys or sells stuff) has
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post #5 of 7 Old 04-28-2008, 02:19 AM
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pay pal takes a small fee from the transaction of the sale.... now a days it is really hard to make payments any other way then paypal....except pay pal is acting up now and then...we have been having problems with them, in this day and age a check can bounce, money orders can be forged...best way to recieve or make with out paypal is western unoin
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what about them sending the money through the mail...not a check...but cash?
I don't know...maybe it would be less hassle and try to sell the fly mask to someone close to me....maybe the barn owner would take the flymask plus my western saddle and trade it for a saddle that I like of hers (not sure which one though haha)...I dunno though...
my luck is horrible this week
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post #7 of 7 Old 04-28-2008, 04:46 PM
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i know for the mail, the sender can get insurance and delivery conformation on it. That way you know where the money is.

But like Tim said, always get the money BEFORE you send the product
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