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Has anyone used alibaba.com to buy and sell items.

I would be really interested to hear what experiences people have had with them. (good or bad ) Boy wants to buy some stuff.

Many thanks
 

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Has anyone used alibaba.com to buy and sell items.

I would be really interested to hear what experiences people have had with them. (good or bad ) Boy wants to buy some stuff.

Many thanks



Never actually bought or sold anything on there, but i registered ages ago to see what its all about.

There are too many scammers on there so be very careful, choose secure payment methods. Make sure you DONT pay using Western Union. What kind of stuff you looking to buy?
 

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Has anyone used alibaba.com to buy and sell items.

I would be really interested to hear what experiences people have had with them. (good or bad ) Boy wants to buy some stuff.

Many thanks

I registered but never bought anything or sold anything. TBH i thought it was more of a wholesale website not really for buying things in quantities of 1 but in bulk. As said above be careful as most of the things i saw were from places i dont trust when buying online.
 

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Better use eBay for buying/selling and Paypal for Payments. You have user's feedback which gives you a little idea who you are dealing with and you are covered by eBay in case something goes wrong.
 

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I registered but never bought anything or sold anything. TBH i thought it was more of a wholesale website not really for buying things in quantities of 1 but in bulk. As said above be careful as most of the things i saw were from places i dont trust when buying online.

Took a risk and bought 10 ipods for £350 Got them today, they are the real thing and working ok. I suppose i was lucky, don't think i'll do it again. Left boy to sell to his mates.
 

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10 ipods for 350 whaaaaaaa??????? lol

are you sure the price is correct?
 

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10 ipods for 350 whaaaaaaa??????? lol

are you sure the price is correct?

He who dares ... loses .... just realized they are not what they first seemed to be ie a bit dodgy.

Oh well they make good door stops
 
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big risks with western union m8, good that your stuff arrived still cant believe the price lol
 

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big risks with western union m8, good that your stuff arrived still cant believe the price lol

He who dares ... loses .... just realized they are not what they first seemed to be ie a bit dodgy.

Oh well they make good door stops
 

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sorry to hear that m8, anything thats too good to be true is most likely to be a scam.
 
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