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“Robbers and Highwaymen??”

published 30/10/2006

You might pick up some bargains or get rid of old ...

the site is plagued with online fraudsters, many a...

Launched only around ten years ago, Ebay probably needs no introduction to most people as it has quickly grown to become the busiest online auction house on the planet. Ebay is not an auction house in the normal sense however, but merely a venue where buyers and sellers can meet and trade. I have...

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You can more or less find anything for sale here

All the same caveats apply as they do to any 'mar...

I can't claim to be either a professional eBay user, or even a semi-professional eBay user, but I have used it quite a lot, both as a buyer, and to a lesser extent as a seller, but maybe, just maybe there's some advice in here that novices might find useful. I'll also touch upon Paypal, which...

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Excellent

“Mutterings Of An Ebay Whore.”

published 26/09/2006

Occasional bargains, Sell stuff for great prices, ...

Fees, Shillers, Fakes, Nigerian Scammers.

Im on a review roll lately arent I. Im churning them out like a proper trooper. I think its my hormones, I feel the need to type as it stops me snapping my head off at those closest to me for an hour or two. Ebay is one of the hugest online phemomenons ever. Everyone has heard of it. If you...

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Super

Learn some tips

It's can be time consuming

I'm been playing Ebay now for a year or more, and have probably bought far too much and sold too little. Still it's been fun and I've learnt a lot. I think I know the system pretty well now, to offer some advice, both to buyers and sellers. I am going to go into some detail here, so I recommend...

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“Cornish wind for sale!”

published 15/11/2004

Bargains, excitement.

Fraudsters, lack of advice, bidding obsession.

Ebay, the World's Biggest Online Marketplace. Well, like any market it is full of bargains, copies, rip offs and faulty goods. As such buying and selling on ebay can be a bit of a minefield. As a registered ebayer both buyer and seller let me share my experiences and tips on what to do and look...

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Excellent

Make money and clear your house at the same time!

Takes time to list and post items

I am not going to explain what ebay is or how to use it as I'm sure that everybody with access to the internet has been on there at one point - even my four year old knows what it's for! This is simply a guide to selling. I have been using ebay for the last 6 years and have had a lot of...

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Super

Lots of bargains, lots of fun!

Spoofs, scammers, account hijacking.

~~ OVERVIEW ~~ I have been buying and selling on eBay for just over a year. When I first registered, I had no idea about the cons listed above. Luckily I have never been caught out by the spoofs and scams and I don't think I ever will be (touch wood). This review is aimed at those who have never...

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Excellent

Make money from things you don't want

Things can go wrong sometimes

Having been a member of ebay for about a two years, I thought it would be good to write about the site and the advantages of having an account on there. Ebay.co.uk is an auction site where anyone who has a credit or debit card can join, you put in your name and address, email address and then add...

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Super

Can earn money and get rid of your junk!

Time consuming and sometimes boring.

I have bee using Ebay for a few years now for both buying and selling and I must say it has been an experience. Just to be warned it is very addictive. Once you start you wont be able to get away from it! I have picked up a few experiences which I wish to share with you all to help you with your...

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Excellent

“Not sure?”

published 19/12/2004

Bargains, community feeling, big

A few conmen

~~~Introduction~~~ It drives me mad when people refuse to shop on eBay because it's 'dangerous'. Fair enough, I'm not that an experienced users, 62 transaction, but I've only being conned twice. ~~~You said you were conned~~~ Yes. Once as a seller, the buyer didn't pay, I DIDN'T dispatch the good...

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Not for me

Buy almost anything you want at a price you want

Ebay's own customer service is non-existent

On one hand ebay is a great website and a great place to buy & sell stuff and provides a fun experience - but only when everything is going right! But when anything goes badly - Ebay just don't want to know. Ebay massively promote the ethos of "Community" and "customer service" between buyers and...

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Super

Bargains, bargains and more bargains

Scams, watch out

After doing Ebay, both as a buyer and seller on a small scale, I thought i would pass on some information I,ve gained and hopefully pass on some tips which might make the experience more enjoyable. Firstly after registering and choosing a username and password, you will need to build up some...

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Excellent

Great bargains, friendly helpful forums

Spoof emails, Shill Bidding and conmen

I've been a member of Ebay for over 2 years now and I must say I was a bit wary when I first joined. It was not being able to find a particular Xmas present made me have a look and I found exactly what I wanted on ebay. It's very easy to join as a buyer . You select a user name and fill in your...

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Super

“Just For A Laugh.”

published 28/12/2006

Some You Win

Some You Lose

OK I'm trying to keep calm here, but if I get ripped off one more time on eBay I'll scream. This year alone I've been 'done' by no less than 9 sellers and 4 buyers. The latest being what was describes as a beautiful silky pink nightdress - "Brand New With Tags" (of course.) Well the nightdress...

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Excellent

“EBAY WHINGES AND WHINES”

published 18/05/2007

Ebay is so super cool

But why aren't all Ebayers GGGRRR

Now we all know how good Ebay is, yeah you can get bargains and sell your stuff and get great prices. Yes the seller rating system is excellent, the listing system sublime, using PayPal prevents fraud and you can ask buyers questions, you can track all your buys and sells on your member page...

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