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Postby voom » Thu, 07 Jun 2007 5:13 pm

Where can i learn about making transactions online,
e.g. having a paypal icon for customer to click and pay by paypal, visa or master.

anyone can teach me or anywhere i can get this course ?

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Postby Sunny Gan » Thu, 07 Jun 2007 5:50 pm

This is an MLM business. Do not post anymore references to your website or your account will be locked.

I have deleted your URL from your signature. Put it back and face certain deletion from this board.

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Postby jpatokal » Thu, 07 Jun 2007 8:08 pm

Or better yet, check out Paypal itself:

http://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cm ... nt-outside
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Postby sAnAs » Mon, 11 Jun 2007 11:46 pm

pardon me if this is OT in the thread, i think it's somewhat related in a way.

have anyone tried purchasing a mobile phone, digicam or laptop from the classifieds forum particlarly from the seller from the US or UK?

i saw two threads selling mobile phones and when i inquired i learned that the seller is based on the US and another from the UK.

the responder told me to place my order thru emal and pay via western union, all i have to do is give my shipping address and contact number.

i just want to know if aomeone really tried this and the transaction pushed thru.

thank you very much.
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Postby vink » Tue, 12 Jun 2007 2:24 am

That has scam written all over it.. run away fast!

sAnAs wrote:pardon me if this is OT in the thread, i think it's somewhat related in a way.

have anyone tried purchasing a mobile phone, digicam or laptop from the classifieds forum particlarly from the seller from the US or UK?

i saw two threads selling mobile phones and when i inquired i learned that the seller is based on the US and another from the UK.

the responder told me to place my order thru emal and pay via western union, all i have to do is give my shipping address and contact number.

i just want to know if aomeone really tried this and the transaction pushed thru.

thank you very much.

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Postby Strong Eagle » Tue, 12 Jun 2007 5:56 am

Very high odds that you will be ripped off. Western Union is the first tip. The second is prices so low that they are impossible.

sAnAs wrote:pardon me if this is OT in the thread, i think it's somewhat related in a way.

have anyone tried purchasing a mobile phone, digicam or laptop from the classifieds forum particlarly from the seller from the US or UK?

i saw two threads selling mobile phones and when i inquired i learned that the seller is based on the US and another from the UK.

the responder told me to place my order thru emal and pay via western union, all i have to do is give my shipping address and contact number.

i just want to know if aomeone really tried this and the transaction pushed thru.

thank you very much.

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Postby bigfilsing » Tue, 12 Jun 2007 8:10 am

As stated be very wary of anything requiring western union!! 99% chance of a scam as western union equates to sending a stranger your cash!
Pay pal is about as good as it gets and then only people with positive feedback ( ebay or yahoo auctions). For something with a relatively low value like a phone you're better off going to the local shops and haggle for a good deal. Often the price you get is as good as on the web ( shipping !!) and you know where to take it back if your not completely happy.
Dont get me wrong. I do a lot of successful deals on the net but you have to be careful ...

Good luck

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Postby ksl » Tue, 12 Jun 2007 2:51 pm

bigfilsing wrote:As stated be very wary of anything requiring western union!! 99% chance of a scam as western union equates to sending a stranger your cash!
Pay pal is about as good as it gets and then only people with positive feedback ( ebay or yahoo auctions). For something with a relatively low value like a phone you're better off going to the local shops and haggle for a good deal. Often the price you get is as good as on the web ( shipping !!) and you know where to take it back if your not completely happy.
Dont get me wrong. I do a lot of successful deals on the net but you have to be careful ...

Good luck

Couldn't agree more! Looks like a scam! I purchase quite alot on ebay and after winning one auction at 1,100 US$ I didn't transfer the money until i had checked the seller out, and it took a long time, 14 days to be exact, all becuase he wasn't a member of paypal.

He had 100% feedback with over 600 sales, I still had my doubts, because he wanted a money order paying in. I eventually took random feedback from his feedback page and contacted 7 or 8 purchasers, who all vouched that they got there goods.

However 3 of them explained that he is not 100% truthful on his auctions and I should ask additional questions, to cover myself. if anything had gone wrong, I could not claim buyer protection.

Eventually i sent the 1100 US$ and was sweating after 10 days, and the goods had not arrived, I decided to request the tracking number, which he only then gave me, I guess he wanted me to sweat it out, because of the hassle of the deal, although i was genuine in wanting to pay, it was a security issue. Never ever just send money to tom dick or harry, without first checking the seller out, have a secure system like paypal, or arrange through the bank a letter of credit, it takes a little more time, but worth it.


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