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    • soolin
    • By soolin 16th Apr 18, 8:33 AM
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    staying safe- common problems
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    staying safe- common problems 16th Apr 18 at 8:33 AM
    There's some interesting pointers is this article I got from a different group.

    https://www.channelreply.com/blog/view/ebay-buyer-wants-what-shipping

    Also for general scams (not just ebay) this is good as well:

    https://www.paypal.com/us/selfhelp/article/what-are-common-scams-and-how-do-i-spot-them-faq3176
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    • Campden
    • By Campden 16th Apr 18, 8:21 PM
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    Aren't they scaremongering, though?

    In 10,000 transactions, no one has ever tried any of these on me. In fact I can only think of one person who I suspect of having tried to cheat.
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    • By Emily Joy 17th Apr 18, 9:30 AM
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    I believe both articles are for US customers. In US staying safe is a (big) problem with or without eBay.
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