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Discussion in 'FEEDBACK: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly!' started by Salo, Aug 11, 2019.

  1. OMCHamlin


    Oct 10, 2000
    Man, these two, Smiler and Philleee? They HAVE to be one and the same, their mannerisms (or actually "lack of manners") seems identical, they both have the same moral compass (broken). At best they are annoying, yet entertaining trolls, but they should already be on most folks ignore list by now, so really, entertaining to who, 5-6 of us?

    Smiler and Philleee, two "Wild and Crazy Trolls"
  2. sickpuppy1

    sickpuppy1 Basic Member Basic Member

    Sep 27, 2018
    both are on my ignor-ant list.
  3. Thomas Linton

    Thomas Linton

    Jun 16, 2003
    Festrunk brothers?
  4. sickpuppy1

    sickpuppy1 Basic Member Basic Member

    Sep 27, 2018
    Buying a knife from one of these guys...
    Elgatodeacero likes this.
  5. Krinsky1965

    Krinsky1965 Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 17, 2016
    Okay, you can pay me using G&S, sorry for the fight..
  6. blueboost

    blueboost Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 26, 2006
    Yesterday I posted a sale and listed prices as f&f. People posted to change it and of course I did. In my other hobby, f&f is the norm, so I was just used to default typing "f&f". Since I don't do too much trading here I wasn't aware it was such an issue. Perhaps that is why a really nice Manix and salt 2 have gone without any interest, I shot myself in the foot there I suppose. Anyhow... My point of posting is that I was once scammed on a sale where I took f&f but the buyer used a CC and performed a charge back. PP immediately yanked the money out of my account regardless of the f&f small print. So, f&f really doesn't guarantee you are in the clear either.
  7. Peter Hartwig

    Peter Hartwig Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 29, 2008
    Seems like PP has changed the wording a bit and it should just add to the confusion. Option one was sending it with protection. Option 2 was sending it to someone you trusted, but when you go into the fee schedule all still seems the same.
  8. LizaMari

    LizaMari Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 16, 2014
    In order to know that God doesn't exist, you would have to be omniscient. You're not. Just a FYI.
  9. hhmoore

    hhmoore Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 7, 2014
    Using a credit card is the best option with paypal, as the credit card company trumps PayPal's decision. The thing is, unless something has changed, using a credit card for a f&f payment gets charged as a cash advance (higher interest if not paid off promptly)
  10. JD Mandrell

    JD Mandrell Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 20, 2001
    Yes, higher rate, and it starts to accrue the day you send it. Same as if you send money Western Union on a credit card, even if it's for a purchase. I just double checked that with mine a few weeks ago, because they had the option of sending a WU online, using your card.

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