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Old June 20, 2012, 10:14 AM
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BigFOIG is a standup guy....BUT even if he was family....no payment == no shipment. ALWAYS get paid first....and paypal does NOT count. Then and only then ship the parts. What happens if he changes his mind? Best case scenario...you are out the cost of shipping it to him AND back to you...and thats best case scenario. :(

If he cant pay right away...get a downpayment to hold the item until he CAN pay.

YMMV but it has kept me from being burned for many...many years now.
This is the best advise I can imagine. Even when dealing with peeps like me (Staff).

Always get paid first.

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