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    Hi there,

    I have recently engaged in online negotiations with a seller over a reputable audio forum. The forum has its own sub forum for people to post ads etc. I have agreed to buy the headphones. They are rather expensive though (£390). Naturally I feel a bit unsettled but the seller has all positive feedback and seems very reputable. He has asked me how I would like to pay for headphones. What do I do? I'm instantly thinking that PayPal would be best. With some thought, I am tempted to ask him to post the headphones on eBay at an extortionate buy it now price 'or best offer' and accept my 'best offer' of £390. Then I get the protection of eBay too. Or is this too long winded? What do you think?
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    Paypal is a layer of protection. Ebay is another. It can't hurt as long as he is willing to do it. No harm there!

    Depends how much £390 is to you. If you're a billionaire, then tell him you'll leave the money on a table at a pub for him to collect. If it is tour life savings then I would be really cautious.
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    Just go through paypal goods and services. Simple.
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    (Original post by Neostigmine)
    Paypal is a layer of protection. Ebay is another. It can't hurt as long as he is willing to do it. No harm there!

    Depends how much £390 is to you. If you're a billionaire, then tell him you'll leave the money on a table at a pub for him to collect. If it is tour life savings then I would be really cautious.
    ebay isnt great, i find amazon better
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    (Original post by Gilo98)
    Hi there,

    I have recently engaged in online negotiations with a seller over a reputable audio forum. The forum has its own sub forum for people to post ads etc. I have agreed to buy the headphones. They are rather expensive though (£390). Naturally I feel a bit unsettled but the seller has all positive feedback and seems very reputable. He has asked me how I would like to pay for headphones. What do I do? I'm instantly thinking that PayPal would be best. With some thought, I am tempted to ask him to post the headphones on eBay at an extortionate buy it now price 'or best offer' and accept my 'best offer' of £390. Then I get the protection of eBay too. Or is this too long winded? What do you think?
    Yes, you can use Paypal. So you can have protection too.
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    (Original post by Gilo98)
    Hi there,

    I have recently engaged in online negotiations with a seller over a reputable audio forum. The forum has its own sub forum for people to post ads etc. I have agreed to buy the headphones. They are rather expensive though (£390). Naturally I feel a bit unsettled but the seller has all positive feedback and seems very reputable. He has asked me how I would like to pay for headphones. What do I do? I'm instantly thinking that PayPal would be best. With some thought, I am tempted to ask him to post the headphones on eBay at an extortionate buy it now price 'or best offer' and accept my 'best offer' of £390. Then I get the protection of eBay too. Or is this too long winded? What do you think?
    Do you think you're the man or something with all your 100 UMS in Maths??
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    (Original post by ZackenIsA*****)
    Do you think you're the man or something with all your 100 UMS in Maths??
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