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Old 07-27-2010, 07:06 PM   #11
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Paypal wont do anything because I marked it as gift to get around the fees.
Wowa...not such a good idea. Still sucks, but you couldn't even sue him because you marked it as a gift...
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Old 07-27-2010, 08:05 PM   #12
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Old 07-27-2010, 08:13 PM   #13
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that sucks... i thought about doing that with a recent purchace, but decided not to...
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Old 07-27-2010, 08:50 PM   #14
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Sent you a PM regarding this.
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Old 07-28-2010, 12:05 AM   #15
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never send money through paypal as a GIFT. this is a perfect lesson of that too.

HOWEVER, if you still want to get around the fees with the protection of filing a dispute within 45 days, send money as PAYMENT OWED under the "Personal" tab. I've done it that way before I even knew they charged fees normally.
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Old 07-28-2010, 02:10 AM   #16
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if you have the money linked to your bank account it wont charge fees to send money.
if you have it pulled from your debit card/ credit card thats when they will charge you fees.

just saying.
paypal gave me a run around a couple of months ago. but luckily the seller or some shit came through
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Thats good to know, I use wondering why I never got charged fees.
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oh maybe that's why. I don't have any of those fancy credit/debit cards so yeah.
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Old 07-29-2010, 06:40 PM   #19
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I just reieved an email from him stating that he hasnt ripped me off. It was the first form of comunication from him in about a month. He says the bumper was shipped through DHL. That would have been almost a month ago he sent it. He has provided me with literatly no information. No tracking number, no info on where it was sent from, or anything of that matter.

I called DHL and they told me to basically sit on my thumb and rotate. ers

I'm so frustrated. I don't know what to think anymore. Basically I give up on it ever coming.
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^^^hes just saving grace bro...hes a con artists theres nothing else to it. Life goes on, we live we learn. Unfortunately thats how it goes.
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